Chinese New Year

  In our school, many boys come from different parts of the world. This is good, as they are all welcome. A lot of boys come from a country in Asia called China. China is a beautiful place full of old buildings from thousands of years ago. One of the most famous ruins is called…

Coffee Morning

In January, we unfortunately had to be dragged out of the house and back to school. It was not that bad considering we had the coffee morning to look forward to. The coffee morning is an event in our school which takes place 2 or 3 times a year. The students’ parents or guardians can…

Our Historical Adventure!

This week was very interesting and fun. On Wednesday we went on an adventure in town. We left school early in the morning and got a bus into town. First we went to the Ancient Egyptian exhibition and we saw mummies, tombs, canopic jars, clay pots and statues of Gods. We then had a really…

Egyptian Poo Dig

This week for a fun experiment we did an Egyptian Poo dig because we are learning about the Egyptians. We became archaeologists for the day. Inside the poop was lettuce, onion ,beans, grapes, mango , nuts , melon, raisins, sesame seeds and bread. Miss made it from gravy, flour and sunflower oil. Some people did…

BIBLE EXPLORER

Over the past few weeks Colin Sheldon has been coming into Room 15 and here is what we done. Colin does a program called “Bible Explorer, The Old Testament”. In lesson 1 we learnt about “The Beginning of Everything” and we learnt about Abraham. He had two sons called “Ishmael and Isaac who had 2…

Projects on Italy

On the 14 of January, Room 10 did projects about Italy. What we needed was: scrapbooks, white paper, colours, pencils and glue.  We started off with our Table of Contents which had our page numbers and titles but we didn’t write on it until the end. We had 3 weeks to finish our projects and…

Kickboxing

Kick boxing in our school is for the 5th classes. In kick boxing we learn how to protect ourselves. We have learned four types of punch. They are called the jab, across, uppercut and hook. We also learned many different types of kicks including forward kick, side kick, the roundhouse kick and the jump kick.…

Tag Rugby

We are learning tag rugby in Drimnagh castle. The man that teaches us is called Gareth. Gareth will be teaching us for 6 weeks. Tag rugby is rugby with a belt and you have two tags on the belt you are wearing. If you get a tag pulled off you keep the ball but if…

CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS REPORT

We started learning about Christopher Columbus in January 2018 .We found out that he had his biggest voyage in 1492 with 3 ships the Niña, the Pinta, and the Santa María. Christopher sailed the Santa María. He bought the 3 ships from the King and Queen of Spain because the Portuguese King and Queen refused.…