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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Engineering in 5th Class

Since Christmas we have been using Lego WeDo 2.0  and K’Nex engineering sets in 5th Class. We have really enjoyed our  time using these amazing resources. We have built bridges, egg beaters, water wheels, cars, programmable robots and many other things! We like engineering in 5th Class.   MOV00953 MOV00955 MOV00956 MOV00963

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Junior Entrepreneur Programme

In 5th class we have begun to sell our pencil cases that we designed. They are still for sale and we hope that if you have not bought you  can get one after Easter to ensure there will be no one disappointed. A pencil case on it;s own costs €12 and with stationary €14. There…

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