Room 4 School Tour

Yesterday we went on our school tour on the 6th June 2018. We went to UCD (University College Dublin). We had lots of fun. The person that brought us around was called Lisa. The first place we went into was the football pitch. We didn’t play football though. We played with a sliotar and something was…

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…

Homemade Toothpaste

Last week in class, we did a science lesson about making homemade toothpaste. We used lots of ingredients. We used 3 teaspoons of bread soda, ½ a teaspoon of salt, 2 teaspoons of glycerin,  1 teaspoon of peppermint and 2 teaspoons of water. The equipment we used was a plastic teaspoon and a plastic cup.…

Sound – Paper Telephones

In Room 4 we did an experiment with paper telephones. We used paper cups and string. So first we put a hole in the bottom of the paper cup and then we put a hole in the other cup. Then we put the string through the cup and then tied a knot at the end…

Art – Elephants Room 4

We made elephants head out of clay.   We got the clay and started to put them into a ball. Then we made two ears by moulding them into two ears.   Then we started to make the trunk and tusks. We had to make sure that everything was nice and strong so that everything…

Our Historical Adventure!

This week was very interesting and fun. On Wednesday we went on an adventure in town. We left school early in the morning and got a bus into town. First we went to the Ancient Egyptian exhibition and we saw mummies, tombs, canopic jars, clay pots and statues of Gods. We then had a really…

Egyptian Poo Dig

This week for a fun experiment we did an Egyptian Poo dig because we are learning about the Egyptians. We became archaeologists for the day. Inside the poop was lettuce, onion ,beans, grapes, mango , nuts , melon, raisins, sesame seeds and bread. Miss made it from gravy, flour and sunflower oil. Some people did…

Quiz Time in Room 6

Our quiz was exciting. It was a bit tricky for all of us. We had lots of fun. Here are some of the Questions that we answered in the Quiz. What is the largest ocean in the world? Which English team play at Stamford Bridge? Which team sing “forever blowing bubbles”? True or false. Did…

Ariel View Snowmen

For art this week, we made an aerial view snowman. We learned about how the snowman looks from the sky. At first we got a sheet and painted it blue with snowflakes and swirls. After that Miss gave us three circles and we cut them out. Then we got three little pieces of cardboard and…

Our Chocolate Chip Cookies

For English we learned about cookies and how you make them.  So we decided to make some in class. We wrote down our recipe and ingredients and then we got our stuff organised. We read through our method and began to bake. We weighed out flour and sugar using a weighing scales. We then got…