European Country Projects

The boys in 6th Class have recently finished their annual European Country Projects. The European Projects were to consist of five important topics such as; History, Geography, Famous People, Famous Foods and a fact file. The European Projects were to be in by the 24th of October 2018, meaning the 6th Class Boys had approximately…

Krindlekrax Book Review

Krindlekrax is a book about a boy called Ruskin Splinter who wants to be a hero in the St George’s School play. This novel experiences death, community and bullying.  The story is very interesting in my opinion. It is very interesting that Ruskin thinks that Corky Pigeon is the only person who can help him…

Acrostic Poems For Halloween

How do you do acrostic poems you might ask? Well I will tell you. Okay, so you have to pick a word, then you write your chosen word horizontally down the page of your copy. Then you have to pick sentences for each letter you do. Always make sure you make a funny interesting poem…

Making Chocolate Cornflake Cakes

The boys in Ms. Byrne’s class started doing procedural writing as part of their English work, and they wrote on how to make chocolate cornflake cakes. Ms. Byrne baked the cakes with the Boys as a treat. Here is what I wrote for my procedural writing; How to make chocolate cornflake cakes Goal: Make chocolate…

Yellow Bibs

The Yellow Bibs are the sixth class boys that look after boys in the yard. They tell people to follow the rules to keep other boys safe in the yard. The Yellow bibs have different jobs which include throwing the ball over the fence, blocking the gate, stopping people going into areas they are not…

DELPHI

This year the boys in 6th class traveled to Delphi by train and stayed in a hostel. The boys did loads of activities including surfing, kayaking, high ropes and rock climbing. The boys got three meals a day and then a cookie or a donut at night after activities. All the boys who went had…

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…

Kilmainham Visit

The boys in 6th class went on a trip to Kilmainham Gaol after having been doing a project on the 1916 Easter Rising. We got to have a look at the leaders cells and a few of the people involved belongings and letters, we also got a look at one of the original copies of…

Trinity Access Tour

Near the start of April a group of boys from each 6th class went on a trip.  We went to Trinity College where we had great fun. We left the school when school started. When we arrived a lady showed us many sites to visit. On the tour we were told a haunted story about…

The Egg Drop Challenge

Near the start of April, Mr. Briody’s boys participated in the egg drop challenge the winners were Cameron, Freddie and Rafael What you need cardboard tubes newspaper old boxes paper tape, glue, rubber bands Popsicle sticks bags straws feathers cottonballs METHOD Come up with an idea of some type of container you can make to…