January2015

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Wheatgrass

Wheatgrass and Smoothie Fun

Date: January 30, 2015 Author: admin Categories: General

We grew wheatgrass in Senior Infants and First Class. Wheatgrass is a super food, because it contains a lot of vitamins and minerals that our bodies need to work properly. First we needed to figure out ‘What do plants need to grow?’ We conducted a Science experiment and decided that plants need the following: Water…

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Snow and Smiles

Date: January 28, 2015 Author: admin Categories: General

One day in January we came to school in the snow.  There wasn’t too much really – our Mums and Dads have seen a lot more snow in Laragh and Glendalough but it was great excitement for our class! We went for a short walk with Múinteoir Hayley’s class to try make some snowballs and…

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Girls GAA Blitz

Date: January 28, 2015 Author: admin Categories: Sport

On Wednesday the 28th of January 3rd and 4th class girls took part in a football blitz organised by Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin.   The girls played 3 games winning 2 and losing 1 and emerged as the winners of their section of the blitz!!  Each and every girl was absolutely brilliant on the day…

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Electricity Circuits

Date: January 28, 2015 Author: admin Categories: General

This month we have been learning about electricity in our Science class. We experimented with making electric circuits. It was difficult, but we soon got the hang of it.   Here we are lighting up those circuits. We used some wires, a battery, a switch and a lightbulb.

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I Wish Poems

Date: January 28, 2015 Author: admin Categories: General

We have been writing I Wish poems in our classroom. Here is some of our work.   I Wish I had a pet cat I wish I had a silly hat I wish people would never die I wish I could fly I wish I had an apple pie I wish people would never lie…

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Brushtail Penguins

Date: January 28, 2015 Author: admin Categories: General

This month we have been learning about Brushtail penguins that live at the South Pole. We studied three different species of these penguins, the Adelie, the Gentree and the Chinstrap.   Here is a picture of some Adelie penguins getting ready to hunt for their favourite food krill. Adelie penguins dive for food. Before diving into…

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Christmas Fun

Date: January 26, 2015 Author: admin Categories: General

To prepare for Christmas we helped decorate our classroom and our school.  Lily’s Mum came in to help us paint the window in the halla.  We had never painted on a window before!                                            …

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The Visit of the Liam McCarthy Cup +5

Date: January 25, 2015 Author: admin Categories: General

It was a special day when The Liam McCarthy Cup and 5 other cups won by Kilkenny in 2014 paid a visit to all the classes in Scoil Chaoimhín Naofa. We took a few pics on their visit to Rang 5 agus Rang 6.

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The Wicklow Ways

Date: January 25, 2015 Author: admin Categories: Scroller

The Wicklow Ways by Vincent Kennedy   Hot on the heels of the success of the musical spectacle Blue Bottle at the Bord Gais Energy Theatre last November,Music Generation Wicklow are first out of the traps in 2015 with the announcement of a further new music commission. The Wicklow Ways by Vincent Kennedy will be presented in…

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For the Birds

Date: January 25, 2015 Author: admin Categories: General

Just a sprinkling of snow awaited us on Wednesday morning in school. A few from Sixth Class went out to feed the birds with some bread crumbs and a camera! For the Birds!

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