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…

Book review: Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Diary of a wimpy kid is written by the author Jeff Kinney. It’s about a boy named Greg Heffley. One day he went to school with his friend and they decide to write a comic. They made a catchphrase; it was “Zoo wee mama”. Greg said that it was a bad catchphrase. Greg wanted to…

GOAL Schools Workshop

A volunteer from the G.O.A.L Charity came to Drimnagh School to educate the boys in the school (and possibly the teachers too) about what they do, what they’re doing right now and what’s happening in Ethiopia at the moment. We had a fundraiser earlier in the year to raise money for this wonderful charity. She…

Book Review: The Ice Monster

This story is about a girl named Elsie who finds a mammoth Elsie brought a mammoth back to life by touching it’s heart. She used a pickaxe to break him out of the ice. Once the mammoth came out it was angry because they didn’t get him out in time.  A professor told Elsie to…

Bird Feeders

In Winter there is not much food for the birds. We thought about bringing out bread but that is not good for them so we wanted to feed them something healthy instead. We made bird feeders out of string and cheerios. Some people used pipe cleaners instead of string because it was hard to get…

Christmas Fun in Room 4

In room 4 we have been very busy getting into the Christmas Spirit! We put up our tree! Dexter put the star to the tree. We made snow globes from recycled materials. There were a lot of steps to make our snow globes. Firstly we drew some Christmas decorations to put into the globe. We…

Room 9 Science Experiments

During science week in room 9, we did lots of fun experiments. Here are our two favourites! Colour changing milk. We needed: milk, food colouring, cotton buds and washing up liquid.  Method: step 1 put the milk in a bowl. Step 2 put a few different food colourings in the milk. Step 3 put a…