Last week was Seachtain na Gaeilge in DPETNS. We had lots of activities throughout the week to celebrate. Dé Deardaoin – Ábhair eile a mhúineadh trí Ghaeilge. On Thursday, we had different through Gaeilge, for example Art or PE. Dé Aoine – Ceol On Friday, classes listened to some Irish music. Lots of classes began learning … Read moreSeachtain na Gaeilge
We took a break from the Ukulele this week and went to work on our rhythm with an African Drumming workshop. It was great fun and we even composed a tune of our own!
It was Sport’s Day for 2nd Class and even though it was a bit different this year, we still had a great day playing Dodgeball, GAA, Hockey, Obstacle Courses and Parachute Games. Here are some of our highlights.
This week in 2nd Class, we were studying light and shadows in Science, the story of Fionn and the Giant’s Causeway in History and how to make shadow puppets in Art. We combined all three together and recreated the story of Fionn and Benandonner through the use of shadow puppets. In groups we designed our … Read moreShadow Puppets in 2nd Class
It has been a busy but fun return to school in 2nd Class following the lockdown. We made the most of the weather and got outdoors to sow some seeds as well as planting potatoes and shallots in our class vegetable patch. We learned a new ceilidh dance in P.E. for Seachtain na Gaeilge … Read moreIt’s great to be back – 2nd Class!
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It has been Science week in our class, with daily experiments to build bridges, make lava lamps, taking part in the online event ‘Electrified at Explorium’ and doing our very own Science Day in class. See below for some of the fun that we had. Untitled_Message (3)
For Science Week 2020, Rang Ciara put their Scientist’s hats on and became Science Detectives. We used lots of the skills that Scientists use like questioning; observing; predicting; investigating and experimenting; estimating and measuring; analysing and finally recording and communicating. One of our experiments involved skittles and warm water and another involved raisins, vinegar and baking … Read moreScience Week 2020- Rang Ciara
The last couple of weeks in 2nd Class have involved Sports Day, School Tours and all sorts of other fun. See below for just some of the things that we got up to….