Book Review: The Ice Monster

This story is about a girl named Elsie who finds a mammoth Elsie brought a mammoth back to life by touching it’s heart. She used a pickaxe to break him out of the ice. Once the mammoth came out it was angry because they didn’t get him out in time.  A professor told Elsie to…

Bird Feeders

In Winter there is not much food for the birds. We thought about bringing out bread but that is not good for them so we wanted to feed them something healthy instead. We made bird feeders out of string and cheerios. Some people used pipe cleaners instead of string because it was hard to get…

Trad Group

Every year some boys usually from 5th and 6th class get together and play the tin whistle and other traditional Irish instruments like the accordion. They meet in Rm.12 twice a week to practice. They play their songs at the Carol Service, the Communion and the Confirmation. Most boys started learning tin whistle in fourth…

Christmas Fun in Room 4

In room 4 we have been very busy getting into the Christmas Spirit! We put up our tree! Dexter put the star to the tree. We made snow globes from recycled materials. There were a lot of steps to make our snow globes. Firstly we drew some Christmas decorations to put into the globe. We…

Room 9 Science Experiments

During science week in room 9, we did lots of fun experiments. Here are our two favourites! Colour changing milk. We needed: milk, food colouring, cotton buds and washing up liquid.  Method: step 1 put the milk in a bowl. Step 2 put a few different food colourings in the milk. Step 3 put a…

St Vincent De Paul Food Appeal

St. Vincent De Paul is a charity that helps people in need. Every year at Christmas time they hold a food appeal to collect up food for people who don’t have as much food as others. This Christmas over 140,000 people in communities across the country will ask SVP for help with food fuel and…

Science Week Room 14

For science week in 6TH class we did two experiments   EXPERIMENT- 1: To start science week we did an experiment to tie in with our maths lessons. We got plastic cars and built ramps out of school books for the cars. Each person built their own ramp. Then we measured what angle the ramp…