Thursday, 5 December 2019

Winter Tree Study in 2nd Class

Despite the cold 2nd class got out and about to study deciduous and evergreen trees in our school environment. 







Lighting our Christmas Tree!

A special even in our school every Christmas is to have the youngest child in the school light our Christmas Tree.
This year did the honors for us with his Junior Infant friends. Let the festivities begin.





Tuesday, 3 December 2019

Cyber Safety Talk

Dr. Maureen Griffin visited our school today to give a talk about safety online to our 4th 5th and 6th classes.
Many thanks to our Parents Association for facilitating this really important talk - keeping our children children safe online.


Thursday, 28 November 2019

Concern Primary Debating Competition

The Concern Primary debating competition took place today in our school. Our school debating team was up against St. Senan's Primary School Kilrush.  The topic was Homework. Unfortunately today was not our day but our team did our school so proud in their first debating outing. Well done Róisín, Cara and Peter.







Tractors of the Future

2nd Class designed tractors of the future for Science Week.




















Mission to Mars

First Class investigated how people might live on the planet Mars in the future. 
Their task was to build somewhere to live on Mars and to build a vehicle to transport them around up there.
Look at our pictures of the engineering in progress and the finished results.





Thursday, 14 November 2019

Science Week 2019

Look at all our budding Scientists at work this Science Week 2019. Junior classes built structures and tried some coding with the BEEBOT robot.  4th and 5th tested out how many books could balance on a tube.
5th and 6th class took part in STEM activities for science week.  They had to design, plan, create and test a catapult that would fire a mini-marshmallow the furthest distance.  The managed to get their marchmallows to 4m 70cm!












Winter Tree Study in 2nd Class

Despite the cold 2nd class got out and about to study deciduous and evergreen trees in our school environment.