Christmas Cribs Room 15

This year we made Christmas cribs in room 15. It was a home project and you could get anyone from home to help you. We were only allowed to use recycled materials such as cardboard, plastic, clay, sticks, paper and plants. It’s a really enjoyable and cool idea to do with your family. Take a…

Activities in Room 12

I am in fifth class. It is brilliant. Our teacher is Mr. Grehan, he is really kind and does loads of fun things with my class. First we learned about the Normans. It was very exciting because most of our class didn’t know anything about it. We all learned loads and then we started to…

Presentations

We are doing oral language presentations, on subjects we like. This is to help with reading (research),speaking out and expressing ourselves. We have had several of them, for example, we had one on duolingo a language app which I recommend, we had one on theories and even one on games. Here is a picture us…

Comprehension Cards

This is my class and I doing comprehension cards. My teacher and resource teachers want us to practice comprehension by ourselves. We are really confident we can do it all thanks to all the teachers. Now we understand stories and how to use comprehension strategies like predicting, connecting etc.

By Nathan E.

Lexia Core 5

In fifth class, Room 13 did a reading program on a website called Lexia Reading Core 5.Ms O’ Brien is the teacher who started it. She picks a few boys to go with her to get the laptops in Room 26. Lexia Core 5 could be on any mobile device. All you have to do…

Capacity Experiment

Last week we did a science project on capacity. We started off with a bowl of water then we got a bottle of water and put it upside down in the bowl. Then we twisted off the cap in the bowl. We put a straw in the bottle then you take a big breath and…

Shoebox Appeal

In room 13 we were helping other countries by helping team hope fill shoeboxes, with LOTS of things   like toys , food ,clothes , washing equipment [soap]  and other things like them. We also sent a picture of all the boys in our class. We’re not allowed to put liquids in the box or food…

My Lion Costume

As you know, Halloween is known for candy, horror movies and costumes. Well this year I made my own costume. The costume was a huge, heavy and quite frightening Lion Head from the movie “Hercules”! It’s about a man called Hercules, who is the son of Zeus and he is haunted by his tragic past.…

Papier Mâché

Before the Halloween break, Mr. Conaghan told us we were going to make papier mâché masks. He told us that day for homework to bring in newspapers in order to make them. Once everybody brought them in we got a start on them. Mr. Conaghan called four boys out at a time to do their…

Protractors

For Maths, Room 13 have been learning how to use a protractor. A protractor is shaped like a semi-circle and is used for measuring angles. Certain angles are used on the right or left hand side. If your angle is on the right hand side, you use your inside scale. If your angle is on…