Fun Coding

In Mid-June a group of people from Aviva came in to show us how to code using scratch. Scratch is an easy way to learn how to code. It was released back in 2013. On scratch you can make anything you want to and it’s surprising that popular video games such as Minecraft, Fortnite and…

DELPHI

This year the boys in 6th class traveled to Delphi by train and stayed in a hostel. The boys did loads of activities including surfing, kayaking, high ropes and rock climbing. The boys got three meals a day and then a cookie or a donut at night after activities. All the boys who went had…

Peer Reading

In late May Some of the sixth classes split in two and went to read with the younger classes. Half of their class stayed in their room, while the other came to ours. They brought a book and we helped them read it. We helped by giving assistance if they can’t read a word, taking…

Enviornment talk with Robin Barry

Last week Robin Barry an Environment Specialist visited our school. Every class went down to listen to the talk. He showed us a slideshow of many things including animals losing their habitats, pollution and global warming. The first thing he did was ask us about different types of pollution. He asked us what types of…

Kilmainham Visit

The boys in 6th class went on a trip to Kilmainham Gaol after having been doing a project on the 1916 Easter Rising. We got to have a look at the leaders cells and a few of the people involved belongings and letters, we also got a look at one of the original copies of…

Trinity Access Tour

Near the start of April a group of boys from each 6th class went on a trip.  We went to Trinity College where we had great fun. We left the school when school started. When we arrived a lady showed us many sites to visit. On the tour we were told a haunted story about…

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…

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…

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…