Seachtain na Gaeilge

Bhí seachtain na Gaeilge ar siúl an seachtain seo caite. Bhí an spórt againn. Bhí a lán gníomhaíochtaí ar siúl mar shampla bhí céilí agus tráth na gceist sa halla agus bhí cluichí Gaeilge ar siúl sa rang. D’eagraigh rang a sé an siopa milseán. Dé hAoine bhí tionól speisialta ar maidin. Chan gach rang…

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The Ireland 2016 Centenary Programme

As part of the 1916 celebrations we were delighted to welcome Commandant Paul Clarke and Sergeant Major Jim Ahearne to St. Matthew’s for the presentation of the Irish flag and proclamation. Commandant Paul Clarke and Sergeant Major Jim Ahearne gave a very informative talk about life in the army, and their many peace keeping missions….

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Drama with Oonagh

4th Class have had a fantastic time doing drama with Oonagh on Tuesdays this term! We played lots of fun games together, some of our favourites were musical statues, tea and coffee, and Dracula. We have worked to create and develop Super Hero characters. We decided on names and super powers and did lots of…

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Engineering Workshop

Engineering Workshop An interactive engineering workshop took place last Friday morning. Junior Infants, Senior Infants and First class really enjoyed the experience. The children completed a variety of experiments based on wind, water and heat energy. The children were told about a product design competition during the w orkshop. Everybody left the workshop with a…

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Pancake Party

Junior Infants: On the Tuesday before mid-term beak we had a pancake party in school! After drama class with Oonagh we walked down to the hall. Arlo’s Mum and Lucy’s Mum and Dad were there with some other parents. We had one yummy pancake each and lots of lovely toppings like chocolate sauce and sprinkles!…

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