Magnetism

This week we learned about Magnetism. Magnetism means when something is attracted to metal. If the object is not magnetic it will repel. First we got into pairs and we made a list of objects we could test. We chose objects like the radiator, pipes, door handle, table, pencils and our school bags. We made…

Engineers Week 2019

This week was engineers week .We had to make devices for an egg drop challenge. Today four engineers came into all of the 6th classes to help us with the challenge. Their names were Brad, Eshmar, Aaron and Damien. Damien was a past student of our school. They work for the Waterman Group as engineers.…

Clay Pots Room 9

This week we made Ancient Greek pots out of clay. First we rolled the clay into a smooth ball. Then we squeezed the clay, pulling and pinching the clay with our fingers. We used our thumbs to push down the clay and made a hole in the middle of the ball. We pinched the side…

ST PATRICK’S CATHEDRAL

An amazing history lesson in Ireland’s biggest and tallest standing church. The 6th class boys from two classes Rm 27 and Rm 26 got to go to St Patricks Cathedral on Thursday, and Rm 14 and Rm 15 on Friday. These classes got a guided tour round the church. The classes loved this they got…

BIBLE EXPLORERS

This year Colin Sheldon from the Bible Explorers has returned to teach the 6th class boys about the New Testament. Each week he also brings props etc. to clarify the story his teaching. He comes every Monday & Tuesday and teaches the boys new lessons. Afterwards, he hands out sheets that have to do with…

Happy Birds

In room 3 we are learning about birds. They get really hungry in winter because there is less food. They eat berries, little insects and worms and because the weather is cold it is hard to find them. We made bird feeders to put in our gardens. We reused the bottles that our water came…

Third Class trip to the Museum

We got the bus into town on the 17th of January 2019. Our class were going to the National Museum of Ireland to visit the Ancient Egypt exhibit. When we were waiting for our tour guide our teachers let us eat our lunch for 10 minutes. After a while we went inside and we were…