The Egg Drop Challenge

Near the start of April, Mr. Briody’s boys participated in the egg drop challenge the winners were Cameron, Freddie and Rafael What you need cardboard tubes newspaper old boxes paper tape, glue, rubber bands Popsicle sticks bags straws feathers cottonballs METHOD Come up with an idea of some type of container you can make to…

International Food Celebration

On Thursday, the twenty sixth of April, we celebrated our international food day. Everyone was called down to the hall at different times by me and Cillian. There were three classes in the hall at each time. There was food from all around the world. I liked the Bulgarian and Indian food the best. The…

Sound – Paper Telephones

In Room 4 we did an experiment with paper telephones. We used paper cups and string. So first we put a hole in the bottom of the paper cup and then we put a hole in the other cup. Then we put the string through the cup and then tied a knot at the end…

Art – Elephants Room 4

We made elephants head out of clay.   We got the clay and started to put them into a ball. Then we made two ears by moulding them into two ears.   Then we started to make the trunk and tusks. We had to make sure that everything was nice and strong so that everything…

Signs of Spring

In our garden there are many flowers and plants, there is even an insect motel . The garden is in its finest in spring because you can see all the flowers starting to open up and you can see its beautiful patterns. Some flowers you may see in season are snowdrops and daffodils. Having a…

My Day in Croke Park

On Saturday February 10th, I got to play in Croke Park at half time in the Dublin V Donegal match. It was a great experience for me because my dream was to play in Croke Park. Before we played we went into the dressing rooms to get changed. Then we found out that the opponents were…

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…