One Book, One Community 2019/2020

5th & 6th class are taking part in the One Book, One Community project again this year. The initiative is organised collectively by the Home School Community Liaison Coordinators in Ravenswell Primary school, St. Kilian’s Community School, St. Fergal’s National School, St. Peter’s Primary School, and Newtown National School. This is the 10th year of […]

Our new G.A.A. kit

Since we established our Ravenswell G.A.A. team in September 2019, we have been thrilled to see consistent attendance and improvement at after-school training sessions every Tuesday. We have attended a number of football blitzes since the start of the year and the children have done such a wonderful job both representing our school, and playing […]

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 […]