Busy October in Rm 10

  Room 10 have been very busy this October.   We have been doing lots of Halloween Art. You can see our ghosts.   We did a science experiment to see if we could make helicopters out of paper and make them fly.   We also had a dodge ball tournament. We have been practicing…

The 5km Challenge

      The boys in Room 26 started their challenge with 250m and gradually went up 250m every day and their goal by Christmas is 5km. We are doing this for our physical and mental health so that we are fit and healthy when we are adults. At first the run was tiring for…

Garda Barry visits Room 27

On Thursday 8th October Garda Barry John and Sergeant Stephens visited Drimnagh Castles 6th class They came in to tell us about Halloween safety and how dangerous fireworks and bonfires are.   They showed us an x – ray of a hand that was severely injured in a firework related incident. Fireworks are illegal and if…

The Grumpy Dog by Room 13

The Grumpy Dog By Room 13   Down past the river there lived an old hound; The problem was that he wasn’t so sound. He’d bite and he’d bark And he’d howl after dark, He’d deliberately burst dogs’ balls at the park.   He sat at the bridge with his head in his paws, Trying…

Room 14 GPO Visit

On Tuesday, the 11th of February, our class went to the GPO. We got the 151 bus into town. We got off and walked past the O’Connell Statue and the Spire. Then we went into the GPO. First, we went through the actual post office, and then walked through a door to a small room.…

Room 3 Book Launch

On January 24th, the 2nd class boys in Room 3 decided to launch their book called ‘Our Superhero Chronicle’. The book had a large variety of stories and each boy drew a picture to go with their story they had written. For the launch, parents and guardians were invited to come and were given some…

St. Brigid’s Crosses Room 9

St. Brigid’s Day is on Saturday February 1st. To celebrate the feast day, the boys in Ms. Rodgers room learned all about St. Brigid. We also made St. Brigid’s crosses out of rushes that came all the way from Co. Cavan! It was hard but lots of fun! By Lucas C and Frankie M, Room…

Room 8 Recycling

Room 8 have been learning about recycling. We know how important it is to recycle. We want save the earth. We made posters and went litter picking. We litter picked out the front of the school and filled four buckets of rubbish. We found cans, glass bottles, paper, cardboard, plastic and sweet wrappers. It is…

Supermarket Sweep

We are learning about food in school. Last Friday, 10th January 2020, we did a shopping activity with Ms. Timbs and Sheila. We went to Supervalu. We had a shopping list with clues, for example, “These are red.  They are round.  These are fruit.” We found three apples and put them in the trolley.  We…