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…

Walk on Wednesday

In room 2 we won the Golden Boot. It is an award for winning the Walk on Wednesday competition. Every week the Green schools boys go to the top of the class and check how everybody got to school. Some boys walk, cycle, park and stride, take the bus or the luas, carpool or just…

Lava Lamps

In room 2 we made lava lamps for science. We used water oil food dye and alka-seltzer  tablets and a two litre bottle . First we put the water into the bottles, then added the oil. Then we put in food dye and an alka-seltzer tablet. Then we put cap on and swished it up.…

A New Beginning

September is the beginning of a new school year, and along with a new school year comes new second class boys. We went to Ms. O’Brien’s room to interview some 2nd class boys (Ryan A., Daniel M. and Zak B.)When we asked them what their favourite thing about Drimnagh Castle was, their answers were that…

Power Hour Story

In second class we are doing Power Hour. Power hour is an hour everyday where we work really hard on reading. It is really good fun and we really enjoy doing it. In power hour the first rotation is iPads. On the iPads we do comprehension. Our 2nd rotation is comprehension cards and Ms O…

Reindeer Art

In room 3 we love art, but we especially love Christmas art. We have painted reindeer portraits, made stained glass windows and even fashioned our own antlers and sparkly noses for ourselves. Don’t we look cute? We’re the room three Rocking Reindeer, and we’re looking forward to the holiday festivities!

Christmas Rice Krispie cakes

On Thursday we made Christmas Rice Krispie cakes. Our teacher got the ingredients which were, cooking chocolate, Rice Krispies and snow flake toppings. Ms Murphy got a microwave and melted the chocolate. We checked on it after 2 minutes. We put the Rice Krispies into a bowl and poured the chocolate over it and stirred…

Procedural Writing in Room 7

Room 7 Procedural Writing We had a look at what is involved in Procedural Writing and decided to make Rice Krispie buns as part of our lesson and write the procedure after the process. This recipe is written by Cian O. in Room 7. How to Make Rice Krispie Buns? You will need: Chocolate Rice…