Numbers to 15 fun in 1st Class

  We have been very busy learning all about the numbers from 0-15 in Ms Gallagher’s class. We have been making the numbers, finding the numbers in our school and adding the numbers together. It has been very exciting! Can you find the number 15 by counting the fingers? How many hands do you need…

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Taste Experiments in 1st Class

Both 1st Classes have been learning about the senses. Can you name all 5? We had fun doing some experiments using taste. We held our noses while we tasted broccoli. We need our sense of smell to help us taste food properly. We tasted lemon and tried to locate on our tongues where we taste…

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Final Reward Trip of 5th Class

On Friday 22nd May we went on our final reward trip. We used the money we raised during the Junior Entrepreneur Programme to pay for our Dart journey and Ice Cream! It was a great day! We left school just after assembly and walked to Lansdowne Train Station. We took the Dart to Dun Laoghaire…

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Memories from the Gaeltacht

The Gaeltacht This year 5th class went to the Gaeltacht on the 14thof May in Donegal with many other schools in Ireland. Our Bean on Tí was called Sheila. On the second day, we went to a theme park and there was lots of different rides. There was a bucking bronco, bubble floats that went…

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5th and 6th Class Cricket Team

Once again this year, the St Matthew’s NS Cricket team took part in the Leprechaun Cup. Kamal from YMCA Cricket Club had been in training the students in 4th, 5th and 6th Class. After Easter, a team was chosen from 5th and 6th Class. The team did excellently winning a few close games and getting…

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Baking Brownies! Yum!

We had a delicious day in school when we baked yummy brownies! We were learning about measuring and weighing. We had to weigh out lots of different ingredients and follow the recipe very carefully. Mrs. Connolly baked the brownies in the school oven at lunch time and we ate them after lunch. They were SO…

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