Room 9 Science Experiments

During science week in room 9, we did lots of fun experiments. Here are our two favourites! Colour changing milk. We needed: milk, food colouring, cotton buds and washing up liquid.  Method: step 1 put the milk in a bowl. Step 2 put a few different food colourings in the milk. Step 3 put a…

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…

Room 12 have been busy!

This is my introduction about 5th class: In 5th class we do Maths stations. Every Maths station takes about 10 mins. We have two independent stations and two stations with teachers. In the two independent stations there is a game called Rummy ,which is a card game and it is really fun! We used do…

Homework Club

This September Drimnagh Castle started their homework club. This is a time for the boys to get their homework done before going home. The homework club is for 3rd class up until 6th class. Its for the kids that want to stay an hour after school to do their homework. At half two 6th class…

Our Chocolate Chip Cookies

For English we learned about cookies and how you make them.  So we decided to make some in class. We wrote down our recipe and ingredients and then we got our stuff organised. We read through our method and began to bake. We weighed out flour and sugar using a weighing scales. We then got…

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…

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…

College Awareness Week

Our school is college aware. Recently our class did our own student ID cards as part of College Awareness Week. On our ID cards we had to draw our faces on the top right corner of the card and our teacher put the crests of Trinity College, UCD, DIT and DCU we looked at the…

How Smoking Effects Your Lungs.

How Smoking Effects Your Lungs In our class we did an experiment to show how bad smoking is for your lungs and this is our investigation QUESTION: Does smoking effect your lungs? MATERIALS: 2 cigarettes, some cotton wool, a bottle, a lighter METHOD: Step 1: Take off the cap and place the cotton in the…

The Dinosaur That Pooped a Planet

Last week our class Room 11 read a book called  ‘The Dinosaur that pooped a Planet.’ It was an action packed and funny book with lots of jokes and rhymes .The book is about a boy and his pet dinosaur who travel to space, but they forgot their packed lunch so the dinosaur got so…