6th Class Project Work

Sixth class have worked really hard this term on their fabulous projects about countries in Asia. A huge amount of research was done to explore the culture, traditions, history, geography, economy and interesting facts of different countries in Asia. The finished projects were of a very high standard and were accompanied by presentations in class…

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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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6th class trip to The RDS Primary Science Fair

Last week 6th class went to visit the RDS Primary Science Fair and exhibit their work on “Does Age or Gender Affect Our Ability to Multitask?” The class was split into 2 different groups, one to take the morning shift and one to take the afternoon shift so the stand wouldn’t be too crowded and each…

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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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6th Class visit a Water Workshop for Science Week

On Monday 7/ 11/15 St Mathews 6th class went to science week at the GSI in Beggersbush, Dublin 4. At the science week GSI we were studying about water. Here are some facts that 6th class learned: Limestone fizzes when mixed with water. Landfills are used to dump waste and old water. Farmers need to…

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100 Word Challenge

Sixth class have been taking on writing challenges in class. Each week there is a new prompt and the challenge is to write creatively about the prompt while only writing exactly 100 words! This can be quite tough! It requires careful selection of wording and lots of editing. This week the prompt was: RED. Take…

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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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Sponsored Walk

This morning Sixth Class went on a sponsored walk to the lighthouse. It was 7.28km and it was to raise funds for our trip to the Gaeltacht in May. We raised more than enough money for the Gaeltacht so we decided to give the extra money to a charity. We decided to give the money to…

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