We have been very busy this week in 2nd class practicing being young scientists and conducting our sugar cube experiment! We worked on the Materials strand and investigated Properties and Characteristics of Materials. We wanted to identify and investigate materials that absorb water and those that are waterproof and hopefully we could answer the question: […]
Junior Infants are learning all about the plant and what it needs to grow. We sowed some French Beans and Cress seeds…Have a look at the progress so far 🙂
We are always busy here in Ravenswell and there always seems to be something special going on around the school. In October a number of classes enjoyed their first outings of the new year, and we’ve already had a few visitors in to the school visiting the classes. 6th Class went to Dun Laoghaire to […]
On Thursday 8th March, 5th Class went on a school tour to Powerscourt. We were going to visit the Cool Planet Experience (CPE) exhibit. First, we watched a video about Powerscourt House and Gardens and their history. We watched this movie in the movie room in the house. Next, we went to the CPE exhibit. […]
In September we learned about the importance of looking after our teeth. Here are our tops tips for keeping those fiacla looking great! Brush your teeth (and your tongue!) twice a day. Don’t forget to floss! Change your toothbrush every three months. Eat less sugary foods. Visit the dentist every year. Wear gum shields when […]
National Spring Clean is Ireland’s most popular, well recognized and successful anti-litter initiative. Taking place during the whole month of April and now in its 17th year, the campaign encourages every sector of society to actively participate and take responsibility for litter, by actually conducting clean ups in their own local environment. National Spring Clean […]
Ravenswell came Highly Commended in this year’s Bray School Garden Competition. Mr Darren Proud, his class have put a huge amount of work into the garden this year. They have guided all the classes and given advice on what to plant and when. It’s been a great gardening year, and we’re very proud of their achievement.