Our Class Surveys

In maths this week we did bar charts. We each worked with a partner and each pair picked a question to ask the rest of the class for their survey. Some examples of the survey questions were “What is your favourite colour”, “What is your favourite football kit?” and “What is your favourite country?”. Each…

Kickboxing

Kick boxing in our school is for the 5th classes. In kick boxing we learn how to protect ourselves. We have learned four types of punch. They are called the jab, across, uppercut and hook. We also learned many different types of kicks including forward kick, side kick, the roundhouse kick and the jump kick.…

The Eliminator

The Eliminator is a hurling competition that third and fourth class can do. It takes place over four weeks. You have a minute to do the skill and have to do the skill move that has been chosen as many times as you can. You have two tries on the one skill but in the…

Christmas Rice Krispie cakes

On Thursday we made Christmas Rice Krispie cakes. Our teacher got the ingredients which were, cooking chocolate, Rice Krispies and snow flake toppings. Ms Murphy got a microwave and melted the chocolate. We checked on it after 2 minutes. We put the Rice Krispies into a bowl and poured the chocolate over it and stirred…

The Normans

In Ms Sweeney’s class we have been working very hard over the last while learning about The Normans. We spent lots of time in our groups researching about the different aspects of life during Norman times in Ireland. We learned about the different castles they built, such as the motte and bailey, and the various…

Procedural Writing in Room 7

Room 7 Procedural Writing We had a look at what is involved in Procedural Writing and decided to make Rice Krispie buns as part of our lesson and write the procedure after the process. This recipe is written by Cian O. in Room 7. How to Make Rice Krispie Buns? You will need: Chocolate Rice…

Room 2 visit the Castle.

On Thursday we went to Drimnagh Castle. We had an unforgettable time. We walked from the primary to the secondary. We saw all of the features in the Castle. We got a tour guide and their names were Ciaran and Denise. They were very nice and they told us a lot of interesting facts. One…