Maths Trail with our Buddies

We celebrated Maths Week with our buddies on Friday! Junior Infants and Sixth Class had a blast exploring the school together and helping each other answer some interesting Maths problems. Working together in groups of four, they identified lots of shapes and colours, counted cars and windows and even did some estimating. Sixth Class were … Read moreMaths Trail with our Buddies

Maths Trail with our buddies

This week is Maths Week in school and to celebrate we went on a Maths Trail with our buddies from Deirdre’s Senior Infants. We looked at different shapes we could find both inside and outside the school. Here are some pictures of us with our buddies while we were out and about.  We’re such good … Read moreMaths Trail with our buddies

STEM Award

We are delighted to announce that we have received the SFI Award for excellence in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths. This is a whole school initiative that has taken place over the year with each class level looking at different aspects of STEM. We celebrated Science Week, Space Week, Engineer’s Week and Maths Week in … Read moreSTEM Award

Happy Engineer’s Week!

This week we are exploring the work of an engineer. We decided to kick off Engineer’s Week with designing and making our own paper airplanes. We talked about airplanes and how we think they fly. We learned that: Airplanes fly because they are able to generate a force called Lift which normally moves the airplane upward. Lift is generated by the forward … Read moreHappy Engineer’s Week!

6th Class Climate Action Strike

  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