School League Champions

On Wednesday the 29th November we took part in the School League Final with our team Liatroim. I, Aaron captained my team for the match. It was an amazing achievement to lead my team to glory. Our opponents Baile Átha Cliath were the favourites to win the match but we caused them an upset on…

Together Stronger

In Drimnagh Castle, we had an art competition for all the boys in the school. The theme was co-operation and knowing that people are better when  working together. The slogan was “Together  Stronger “. Our school has linked with schools in Sweden, Italy and Wales. We want to teach them about Ireland. We will teach…

Drimnagh Castle Gaelic Football Leagues

The school leagues have gone fantastically this year, with most of the school’s students participating. They are a great way to get fit and improve your Gaelic skills. It consists of 8 teams made up of random students. All the teams have teacher mangers and two 6th class managers. The competition starts with group stages, then…

Activities in Room 12

I am in fifth class. It is brilliant. Our teacher is Mr. Grehan, he is really kind and does loads of fun things with my class. First we learned about the Normans. It was very exciting because most of our class didn’t know anything about it. We all learned loads and then we started to…

College Awareness Week

Our school is college aware. Recently our class did our own student ID cards as part of College Awareness Week. On our ID cards we had to draw our faces on the top right corner of the card and our teacher put the crests of Trinity College, UCD, DIT and DCU we looked at the…

How Smoking Effects Your Lungs.

How Smoking Effects Your Lungs In our class we did an experiment to show how bad smoking is for your lungs and this is our investigation QUESTION: Does smoking effect your lungs? MATERIALS: 2 cigarettes, some cotton wool, a bottle, a lighter METHOD: Step 1: Take off the cap and place the cotton in the…

The Dinosaur That Pooped a Planet

Last week our class Room 11 read a book called  ‘The Dinosaur that pooped a Planet.’ It was an action packed and funny book with lots of jokes and rhymes .The book is about a boy and his pet dinosaur who travel to space, but they forgot their packed lunch so the dinosaur got so…

Halloween Party

We had a big Halloween party in room 2. We had a spooky story time. We read the book Room on the Broom and some of our own spooky stories. Anne gave us some ice cream. We all dressed up in our costumes. We also made some tasty chocolate apples. Everybody had a lovely time.…

Room 7’s Science Experiment

We had great fun in Room 7 turning carnations different colours. We love doing science experiments. Directions: First we poured some water into our four containers until they were half full. We added 10-20 drops of food colouring to each container.  We used green, red and blue food colouring. We cut the stems of the…