Room 8 Recycling

Room 8 have been learning about recycling. We know how important it is to recycle. We want save the earth. We made posters and went litter picking. We litter picked out the front of the school and filled four buckets of rubbish. We found cans, glass bottles, paper, cardboard, plastic and sweet wrappers. It is…

Supermarket Sweep

We are learning about food in school. Last Friday, 10th January 2020, we did a shopping activity with Ms. Timbs and Sheila. We went to Supervalu. We had a shopping list with clues, for example, “These are red.  They are round.  These are fruit.” We found three apples and put them in the trolley.  We…

Christmas Crib Competition

For The Green School Committee, our school hosts a competition where students can recreate the part of the bible where Jesus Christ was born in a stable and people came and gave gifts to them. These cribs must be made out of recyclable materials. The school encourages boys to spend time making the cribs as…

Coffee Morning 2019

For over 20 years our school has been holding Coffee Mornings to raise funds for our school’s behaviour draw and the school in general. This year was no different and everybody enjoyed it just as much as previous years. Sheila helped organise it and put a lot effort into it including two days’ preparation to…

School Leagues 2019

Last week saw the end of our annual school leagues. Our school holds leagues each year to help promote Gaelic football and give an opportunity to the football managers to keep an eye out for potential players for the senior and junior football teams.   Every year there are eight teams, all named after different…

Tom Crean- Ice Man, review by Room 15

The boys in R.15 have finished reading the Novel Tom Crean ‘Ice Man’. Tom Crean was a famous Antarctic Explorer who was also a hero that saved men on each expedition. He was an Irish legend who explored the Antarctic and fought in the First World War and even opened a pub called “The South…

Dogs Trust by Room 10

On Tuesday the 19th of November 2019, Dawn from Dogs Trust came in to our classroom and told us the responsibilities of owning a dog. We learned that a dog should have a certain amount of walks and meals every day. They should have a family to love and care for them. Then she told…

News2Day in Room 10

Every week, our class watches News2day and on it, there is a question of the week. This is a question asked by the show to its viewers. Only the best responses get selected to be broadcast on the show, at the end of the news. Last Monday our Sir, Mr. Devlin,  asked us to answer…