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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4th Class World Book Day!

Last Thursday 3rd March 2016, we celebrated World Book Day! We did lots of fun book related school work including the following favourites: 1)Mystery Book Activity and 2) Extreme Reading Mystery Book Activity by Amelia Flanagan We did a mystery book activity for our homework on world book day. We had to wrap a book…

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Peace Proms 2016

On Sunday night, 7th February, 4th class along with Ms Cavanagh and Mrs Griffin performed in the RDS for the 2016 Peace Proms. At the Peace proms we, along with 2000 other children sang as part of a choir to the Cross Border Orchestra under the control of conductor Greg Beardsell. We all agree it…

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Christmas Crazy!

Over the past while, 4th class have been working very hard on lots of Christmas themed work. We have completed so much impressive work, we thought we’d like to tell you all about it!   Yesterday, we wrote a letter of complaint from an elf to Santa. We came up with lots of reasons why…

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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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4th Class Local Project

Since the beginning of November, 4th class have been busy working on a local project! Each group has been given a topic about the local area to research and become experts on: Hip Historians: History of St Matthew’s Church and Boland’s Mill Hungry Historians: Old Bath Avenue Tramline and Martello Tower. Sparkling Scientists: Poolbeg Towers…

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Hockey Blitz

On Friday 16th October, a group of  sixteen girls from St. Matthew’s travelled to St.Gerard’s School in Bray with Ms Swanton and Ms Levis to play in the October Blitz. The girls played against Taney N.S., St. Anne’s N.S., Rathmichael N.S. and Glenageary Killiney N.S. They represented the school excellently, showed wonderful team spirit and…

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4th Class preparing for Maths Week!

4th class have been very busy this week preparing for International Maths Week which takes place from the 10th – 18th October. We have been taking a step back from our textbooks and challenging our brains through challenges and investigations. So far lots of boys and girls in 4th class have solved the challenge station…

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