6th Class Basketball

6th class have been training very hard for their basketball matches each Wednesday morning with their dedicated coach Mick. The hard work has paid off as they have played some very tough matches and got some great scores. The most recent match was against Scoil San Treasa in the school yard. Both boys and girls…

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Maths Week 2018

Maths Week 2018 was filled with lots of fun activities that involved us using our Maths skills in a variety of different formats. Monday: We were paired with Senior Infants for Maths buddies. Each member of 6th class was paired with a senior infant. The 6th class child worked with their buddy to complete a…

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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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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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