My Day in Croke Park

On Saturday February 10th, I got to play in Croke Park at half time in the Dublin V Donegal match. It was a great experience for me because my dream was to play in Croke Park. Before we played we went into the dressing rooms to get changed. Then we found out that the opponents were…

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…

BIBLE EXPLORER

Over the past few weeks Colin Sheldon has been coming into Room 15 and here is what we done. Colin does a program called “Bible Explorer, The Old Testament”. In lesson 1 we learnt about “The Beginning of Everything” and we learnt about Abraham. He had two sons called “Ishmael and Isaac who had 2…

Projects on Italy

On the 14 of January, Room 10 did projects about Italy. What we needed was: scrapbooks, white paper, colours, pencils and glue.  We started off with our Table of Contents which had our page numbers and titles but we didn’t write on it until the end. We had 3 weeks to finish our projects and…

CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS REPORT

We started learning about Christopher Columbus in January 2018 .We found out that he had his biggest voyage in 1492 with 3 ships the Niña, the Pinta, and the Santa María. Christopher sailed the Santa María. He bought the 3 ships from the King and Queen of Spain because the Portuguese King and Queen refused.…

Report Writing

In room 15 we learned about reading and writing reports. We found out that the purpose of report writing is to document, organise and store information. We got an opportunity to write our own reports on a topic that interested us. We had great fun looking up the internet to help us find out some…

Erasmus Maths Challenge

This week we were given a maths challenge from Wales to my school Drimnagh Castle. The maths challenge was about a match of any sport and at the half time we had to find out the possibilities of how the home and away team scored their points. For example, let’s say a Gaelic football match…

Poetry from Room 15

In Rm 15, we wrote poems, using a method called the poetry machine. Here is the following strategy we used 1     Writing a noun   2      Then a fact about the noun. 3      Write three adjectives to describe the noun. 4      A simile to describe the noun. 5      Another simile. 6      Write how you feel…