Junior Scientists

Junior Infants had wonderful time this year at our First Science Fair. Ms. Keane’s class investigated “All sorts of Sound” for the fair. We explored lots of sounds in the environment and learned all about the families in an Orchestra; String, Woodwind, Percussion and Brass. We made string instruments using a small shoe box, wrapping […]

May 2021 in 4th Class

We have had such a lovely May in 4th Class. May has marked the beginning of our Student Council nominations. There have been lots of nominees in our class. Everyone made beautiful posters with their visions and gave excellent speeches. Here are some of the fabulous posters we have made. We have also been completing […]

RavensWellbeing Week

It has been a very tricky year for everyone due to the global pandemic, and remote  learning. A lot of our usual school activities have been postponed, however, we are doing a wonderful job in the individual classrooms to promote positive  mental health.  During remote learning, teachers had weekly zoom meetings/telephone calls, to check  in on all […]

5th Class Book Reviews

We’ve been busy in 5th class reading lots of new books. We have lots of opinions and thoughts on the books we’ve read so we’ve picked some of our favourite books and we’ve reviewed them. Check out our class website to see what we think about our books. You never know, you might think a […]

Cleaning Dirty Water – 1st Class

In Ms McCormack’s First Class we learned about the importance of water in our daily lives. We discussed all the uses we have for water and why it is important to us. We also discussed what might happen if we were to drink dirty water. So why were we learning about this to start off […]

What do my favourite drinks do to my tooth enamel?

Ms. Brady’s 3rd Class set out to investigate the effect that our favourite drinks have on our teeth. We brainstormed all of the drinks that we could think of that we liked to drink. We decided to use 6 drinks and test those. The drinks we chose were; Coffee, Coke, Boost Energy Drink, Milk, Water […]

What is that sound?!

Mrs. Dillon’s class wanted to investigate sound and where it comes from!  All sounds are made through vibrations. These vibrations are carried through the air by particles until they reach our ears. These vibrations are called sound waves. We hear sounds through our ears, when the sound enters our ears they make our eardrum vibrate […]