Using QR Code and Beebots in Ms. Mulcahy’s 4th Class

The past few weeks we have been working on developing our understanding of sequencing, computational thinking and the mathematical concepts of coordinates, distance, and location. We we began our Beebot stations by reviewing forwards, backwards, left and right movements by playing a blindfold game. We reviewed all of the new language which we had learnt […]

1st Class Science – Cleaning Coins!

First Class completed their first science experiment following the steps of the Scientific Method. Scientific Method: Question Prediction Resources /Materials/ Equipment Steps / Method Results / Data Conclusion / Summary The question we wanted to explore was “What cleans old coins the best?” We had a selection of liquids to experiment with: water, washing up […]

Predictions in Ms. Mulcahy’s 4th Class

We have been learning about how to make an accurate predictions in 4th Class. We used the book ‘A bad case of the Stripes’ to practise making predictions. We used a flip chart and worked as a class to make a prediction anchor chart. We wrote all the important things we need to think of […]

Junior Infants are off to a great start…

Junior Infants have taken to “BIG” school like a duck to water. Ms. Keane’s class are settling in and learning all the new Big school routines. We have visited many places in our new School Building. We have visited the school library, the senior classrooms, the PE Hall, the secretary’s office and the Principal’s office. […]

Cumann na mBunscol – 5th/6th blitz (girls)

Yesterday (19-09-2019) fifth and sixth class girls played a GAA blitz. On Wednesday we did some drills during yard time with Ms. McCarthy in preparation for the blitz. Yesterday we brought a small bag with us for our lunch, gum shield and our football boots (if we had them). We walked to Bray Emmets where […]

1st Class Aistear – The Dentist

Welcome back to school!  We can’t believe how quickly the summer holidays went but we’re super happy to be back too! We have a very happy First Class year group as they get to continue to do Aistear this year. For the month of September our focus is on the dentist. We’ve done lots of […]

Pen Licences

In 5th class we start to work towards getting our pen licences. These licences are awarded to children who have lovely joint handwriting and always have beautifully presented work with a ruled page, title and date. The pen licence means they can use a pen to do all their writing work in school and for […]