STEM Week in 5th Class

On the last week of November (2019) the school was doing STEM week S standing for science T standing for technology E for engineering and M for maths. We had lots of fun doing many activities such as Lego WeDo, For Lego WeDo we made a Lego robot and programmed it to walk in a…

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JEP in 5th Class

Fifth class did J.E.P this year which stands for Junior Entrepreneur project. They did projects on several products which include yoga balls, school bags, personal trainers, teddy bears and hydro flasks. Then we had to get ready for the dragons which were Ms.Mconnel, Reverent Marchent and Albert’s Dad, Connor. We each made projects about our…

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Christmas Trip!

For our school tour we went to Dublinia. It was a really fun trip. We learned a lot about the Vikings. We learned lots of facts. Here are a few facts about the Vikings. Did you know that a Viking long ship can carry 100 people or more. The Vikings believed in many Gods such…

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Nabber the Blue Nosed Reindeer

Pre-school, Junior Infants and Senior Infants went on their Christmas trip this week. We went to see ‘Nabber the Blue Nosed Reindeer’. Nabber tried to stop Santa and steal all of the presents. Luckily Rudolf helped to stop Nabber and save Christmas! Thank you to the parents who came on our trip.

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‘Save the Planet’

St. Matthew’s had a dress up theme of ‘Save the Planet’ this year. We really loved dressing up in our costumes. Some of us made our costumes ourselves to help save the planet. Some of us dressed up as superheroes. We had lots of fun!

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Space

We have been learning about ‘Space’. We learned about the planets, the moon and the sun. We had lots of fun. During play time we have been very busy making our own solar system, playing in our space ship and building aliens and rockets. We have loved learning all about space!       

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STEM Week in Senior Infants

Senior Infants really enjoyed STEM Week. Throughout the week, we did lots of activities based on science, engineering, technology and maths. We made lava lamps. We designed and made bridges. We used bee-bots on our number line. We did a maths trail outside with 5th Class. On Friday we presented our work at the STEM…

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Learning through Play!

We have been learning a lot about our themes this term! We learn about our themes through play which makes them fun! We learned all about our school in September. In October and November we looked at different ‘Homes’ and ‘People in Our Community’. This month we were very excited as our theme was Christmas….

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