A Christmas Carol

On Thursday 15th December 3rd and 4th class got on the Number 1 bus. We went to the Ark in Temple Bar to see Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. It was a brilliant show with only two actors. They were very good and used different hats and scarves to change parts. After the show we…

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Team Hope Shoe Boxes

  On Monday 14th November, James and Janet from Team Hope returned to collect the shoe boxes we had collected in St. Matthews. They were very impressed and went to each class to thank them for their generosity. Altogether we collect 119 shoe boxes; so many that they could barely fit them all into their car!…

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Sports Day!

Even though it rained and rained and we couldn’t go over to Irishtown Stadium we still had a super fun sports day in the school yard!  We did 3 events, long jump, shot putt and races and there were gold, silver and bronze medals given in each event for the boys and the girls.  We…

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Making Rocky Road

We were learning all about weight in 3rd class and we decided to make Rocky Road so that we would have lots of practice weighing out all the different ingredients.  We wrote out the recipe and used different types of weighing scales to measure out what we needed to add to the mixture. Our favourite…

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Trip to an Allotment

The gardeners took us on a wonderful trip to visit an allotment at the Sea Scouts Den on Bath Avenue. It was really interesting to see all the different fruits, vegetables and plants that they were growing there and we loved learning about how to grow them in an allotment. We were also very lucky because…

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GAA Blitz

We went to a GAA Blitz.  All the girls went on one day and all the boys on the second day.  We had a brilliant time because everyone got to take part and we got to play on teams with children from other local schools. We made lots of new friends ans Lisa Gilceava, Charlic…

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3rd Class Assembly

We did a project on the Amazon Rainforest.  We all had so much fun making this project.  It took a lot of hard work and preparation but it was worth it in the end because our project was AMAZING!  We created 3 music pieces: a body percussion rainstorm, we used musical instruments to make a…

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Making Delicious Drinks

In third class we learnt all about adding and subtracting litres and millilitres and we had to get lots of practice measuring out different amounts of liquid so came up with some drinks recipes and we made our own delicious drinks!                         

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