Room 8 Recycling

Room 8 have been learning about recycling. We know how important it is to recycle. We want save the earth. We made posters and went litter picking. We litter picked out the front of the school and filled four buckets of rubbish. We found cans, glass bottles, paper, cardboard, plastic and sweet wrappers. It is…

Christmas Crib Competition

For The Green School Committee, our school hosts a competition where students can recreate the part of the bible where Jesus Christ was born in a stable and people came and gave gifts to them. These cribs must be made out of recyclable materials. The school encourages boys to spend time making the cribs as…

Climate Action Week

                A few days ago, it was climate action week and our school did a lot for it. The teachers talked to the students about how we affect the environment and ways we affect it and more importantly, can prevent it from getting worse. There was a quiz…

Intercultural Food Day 2019

On Thursday April 4th, we held our 2019 Intercultural Food Day in the school. This is a day where we celebrate all the different backgrounds and cultures of the students in our school. The teachers invite all the parents to bring in food from their country so that we can taste them and learn about…

Happy Birds

In room 3 we are learning about birds. They get really hungry in winter because there is less food. They eat berries, little insects and worms and because the weather is cold it is hard to find them. We made bird feeders to put in our gardens. We reused the bottles that our water came…

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…

Compost Competition

In Drimnagh Castle we have compost bins in every class. We are allowed to put apples, bananas, pears, kiwis and grapes. We are not allowed to put oranges in tin foil, plastic, wrappers and bread. A teacher in the school named Ms Sheridan runs the compost. In school we do a competition and every class…

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…