In a school far far away, Space Week began. Space Week will run from Oct 4th to 10th and all classes are very busy exploring the planets and galaxies. On Tuesday 9th October, 6th Class had a Skype call from NASA. They learnt all about how NASA have been working on the next missions to … Read moreSpace Week
We celebrated World Book Day on Thursday March 07th in DPETNS with an array of different activities. The school was a hive of activity with books being celebrated in a range of ways. Bunting Competition Children were invited to participate in a ‘Bunting Competition’ using their illustration skills to represent their favourite book or character … Read moreWorld Book Day
The soccer season got off to a great start today. The girls team were up against St. Mary’s today and had an impressive 9-0 win. The team showed great passing and with lots of the girls getting goals. The girls played fantastic and showed wonderful sportsmanship. Best of luck to the boys in their first … Read moreSeason off to a great start…
On February 13th we decided to strike outside the Dail against Climate Action. We decided to strike against Climate Action because we feel the Government aren’t doing enough about it, and a young teenage activist, Greta Thunberg , inspired us to start doing something about Climate Action. As we are the next generation and we … Read more6th Class Climate Action Strike
This year our January tour took us all the way up to Belfast. We left school early to spend the day ‘up North’. The bus was very cool and we got to watch a movie. When we reached Belfast we visited The Titanic Museum, where we had a tour and workshop, W5 and, of course, … Read moreBelfast Tour
Active Week DPETNS 11th– 16th February Since our return to school on January 7th we have been focusing on different aspects of wellbeing and positive mental health. We are finishing off next week with an emphasis on the benefits of physical exercise on our overall wellbeing. We launched active week with a 10@10 on Friday 8th February. Every morning … Read moreActive Week 2019
On our school trip for December we went to various different locations. The first exciting place we went to was the National Art Gallery. There we met our lovely tour guide Jennifer. First, we went into a big room with a huge painting that had a dog (Rodney stone) and a portrait of the … Read moreMuseum Visits!
On Monday the 26th of November, we were given the task to design and make a boat. This boat had to float (obviously) and hold “passengers” (coins).These boats had to be in on Monday the following week. All the boats brought in on Monday were one of a kind. Some were made of LEGO, others … Read moreBeing Buoyant!!!
Dublin Bus Tour On Wednesday the 24th of October we went on the train at 9.02 from Donabate into Dublin City Centre. We met Phil our bus driver, he was really nice and funny ( Lily O’Dea). The bus was parked on O’Connell Street and we talked about the 12om high Spire. Some true Dubs … Read moreDublin Bus Tour