European Country Projects

The boys in 6th Class have recently finished their annual European Country Projects. The European Projects were to consist of five important topics such as; History, Geography, Famous People, Famous Foods and a fact file. The European Projects were to be in by the 24th of October 2018, meaning the 6th Class Boys had approximately…

Goodbye Mr. Toher

This year Mr.Toher left our school, after teaching for the last 9 years. Mr.Toher was an amazing teacher, he was the Gaelic team coach, and he also ran sports day, our Christmas fun run and the school leagues. I asked some of the teachers ‘What is your favourite memory with Mr.Toher?’ For this I asked…

Pumpkin Science Room 6

For Halloween we went outside to do a pumpkin experiment with our class. We had a lot of fun. We used the following ingredients: Vinegar, Food Colouring, Glue, Pumpkin, Baking Powder. First we opened up a pumpkin that had been carved out. We put in the food colouring and the glue first. Then we added…

Krindlekrax Book Review

Krindlekrax is a book about a boy called Ruskin Splinter who wants to be a hero in the St George’s School play. This novel experiences death, community and bullying.  The story is very interesting in my opinion. It is very interesting that Ruskin thinks that Corky Pigeon is the only person who can help him…

Acrostic Poems For Halloween

How do you do acrostic poems you might ask? Well I will tell you. Okay, so you have to pick a word, then you write your chosen word horizontally down the page of your copy. Then you have to pick sentences for each letter you do. Always make sure you make a funny interesting poem…

Fitness Test

Each year, the boys in Drimnagh Castle Primary have to do a fitness test twice in the year. We asked the teacher in charge of them, Mr.Briody some questions. When asked what are the aims of the tests? Sir answered are to measure the boys’ aerobic fitness levels. We asked sir if he thought the…

The Solar System

In room 5 we are learning about our solar system. First we got some black card. Then we drew the lines of orbit. Next, we drew the planets on the lines. After that, Mr O’ Connor gave us some white chalk to go over the orbit lines and draw some stars. Next Sir gave us…

Our Class Surveys

In maths this week we did bar charts. We each worked with a partner and each pair picked a question to ask the rest of the class for their survey. Some examples of the survey questions were “What is your favourite colour”, “What is your favourite football kit?” and “What is your favourite country?”. Each…

Castle are Croker bound!

Our Senior football team have made it to the Sciath Kitterick final in Croke Park on Monday 22nd October at 12:10. This is a huge achievement for the school and is just rewards for the hard work the boys and their coaches Mr. Briody, Mr. Conaghan, Mr. O’Connor and not forgetting Mr. Toher have put in…

Room 12 have been busy!

This is my introduction about 5th class: In 5th class we do Maths stations. Every Maths station takes about 10 mins. We have two independent stations and two stations with teachers. In the two independent stations there is a game called Rummy ,which is a card game and it is really fun! We used do…