Science & Technology Fair 2020

Our whole school Science & Technology Fair took place on the 4th & 5th March 2020. Children from Junior Infants to 6th class took part in the fair. The children presented their experiments and explained their investigations to our visitors. The visitors included children, as well as parents, teachers & families.               The experiments presented […]

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 […]