Reptile Zoo by Ashling and Thea

On Thursday 10th June, there was a visit from the Reptile Zoo. We saw snakes, a gecko and a tortoise but he had other animals for other classes. We are allowed to feel all of them. The snake was a Boa Constrictor and it felt all squishy. The tortoise shell was a part of its…

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Olympic Week!

              3rd Class had a wonderful Olympic Active Week. We got a chance to learn about some of the athletes who will be representing Ireland in the Olympics this year. It was great to see each pod become proud of their country and work together like good sportspeople to…

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Making Pulleys

Our theme for October has been Ancient Egypt. Along with learning about the Nile, Cairo and pharaohs, we have been learning about the pyramids of Egypt. 3000 years ago, technology was a little different which made the job of building the pyramids a little more complicated. There were no cranes or machines to do the…

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Dia de Los Muertos Competition!

Third class have all been busy preparing their entry for the Dia de Los Muertos competition. They could create an entry in any form to showcase their creativity. So far I have received pumpkins, drawings, songs and sugar skulls. Stay Tuned for pictures of the entries!    

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Gaeilge Abú

Since we missed our annual Seachtain na Gaeilge, rang a dó have been making an excellent effort to continue using Gaeilge. Lá Gaeilge was a great success where each and every one got into the spirit of all things Irish!

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Active Week 2020

This year’s active week was slightly different due to school closures and social distancing. But that did not stop 2nd class getting into active mode. All week I was sent pictures of running, throwing and balancing activities! I must admit my favourite pictures to get were those of the at-home sports day! A big well…

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Happy Chinese New Year!

For the month of January, 2nd class have been learning lots about China and the celebrations that occur around Chinese New Year. We have learned lots of the Great Wall of China, Dragon Boat Festival and Lantern Festival. We were even lucky enough to have 2 special guest speakers who have visited China to talk…

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