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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5th Class World Book Day

For World Book Day we did various different activities. For our Thursday night homework, we made a prop that was associated with our favourite book. Some of us went as far as dressing up in a costume! We brought in our favourite book to discuss with our class, participated in a book quiz and made…

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5th Class Macaw Birds

Over the last couple of weeks, 5th Class have been working on their drawing skills during Art.We discussed lines and shapes and how best to draw. We used bright colours to illustrate the Macaw bird in its natural habitat.      

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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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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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Baking!

  As part of our procedural writing in English, we baked three different types of desserts- chocolate cake, Victoria sponge cake and pavlova. The aim of this as to teach us how to do things step by step. We then had to write up our steps to show what we baked and how we did…

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