1st Class – Space!

1st Class have been learning all about space! We have read stories and learnt poems. We learnt about the sun, the moon and the planets. We created rocket models at home and we drew rockets in school using chalk. We have learnt about astronauts and what it is like to be up in space! We…

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Special Visitors day!

We had a great time during special visitors day in junior infants. we had loads of visitors to our class room to see our hard work and play some games with us we really enjoyed it! we also want to thank all our special visitors for the brilliant show and tells they brought to share…

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Mystery Reader

Each week a new Mystery Reader has been coming in to Junior Infants to read us a story. During the week we are given clues as to who it will be and we have to guess! So far we have had Annabelle’s Mum, Ben’s uncle, Ms.McConnell’s brother and Ethan A’s granny! We wonder who it…

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Seachtain Na Gaeilge

This week in St. Matthews was Seachtain Na Gaeilge. There was a different activity on every day including Lá Glas, Céile, Cartún, agus Comórtas Ealaíne. On Tuesday 2nd Class were paired up with Senior Infants and we took part in a Toraíocht Taisce. The children had lots of fun finding the different patterns on the…

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Having a blast at Science Blast!

6th class recently took part in the ESB Science Blast exhibition in the RDS. They researched a project based upon the title ‘How does sound effect concentration’ Everyone agreed the event was amazing. Each group got a slot to present the project to onlookers and judges and time to visit other school’s projects. There were…

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Open Rugby Training

On Friday 15th February, all children in 3rd – 6th class got the opportunity to watch the Irish Rugby team train in the Aviva Stadium. It was amazing to see so many of our favourite rugby players as they trained for their country. Alex even won 2 tickets to an Ireland game in the Summer….

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Science Blast Preparation

Preparations are underway for our school’s entry to Science Blast 2019. 6th class have come up with an investigation question which we will keep under-wraps for now as we are in the process of expressing the findings. Stay tuned for updates!

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