JEP 2021!

In 5th Class, we are expecting the arrival of our beanie hats and caps any moment! JEP has been a massive highlight in what has been a very unusual year. We have learnt lots about making a product, selling it and managing all of the details in between. We are delighted to have made a…

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5th Class Trip to Town

On Tuesday, 5th Class walked into town to visit The National Archaeological Museum on Kildare Street. On the way to the museum, we stopped off in Merrion Square to have our breaks and to play in the playground. The museum is fascinating and we would recommend a visit. Some of our highlights were: The Bog…

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5th Class so far this term

Here are some highlights from 5th Class so far this term. We hope you enjoy reading them! 5th Class This year when school started everything was different. We had no homework because of corona virus but the school was still fun! We have to keep a meter though and we were in different pods which…

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5th Class Maths Methods

Hi Everyone, Here is a short blog post with some of the tricky maths concepts covered in 5th Class explained and some sample work to practice the methods on. The topics I have covered are Long division, Addition, Subtraction and Multiplication of Fractions. Please watch the short videos and then try some of the practice…

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5th Class Rube Goldberg Machines

This week in 5th Class we created some Rube Goldberg Machines as part of our Distance Learning work. The goal of a Rube Goldberg Machine is to accomplish a very simple task in an elaborate way, e.g. putting a marble into a jar using a marble run. Please watch and enjoy them! IMG_9821 Rube Goldberg…

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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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