June2015

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Aztec Sun Art

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

The Aztec Sun Stone provided inspiration for many artists. We used line and colour contrast to create our own sun artwork. We wish you all a safe and sunny holiday!            

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School Tour to Wells House and Gardens

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

Second, Third and Fourth Classes had a super tour to Wells House and Gardens in Wexford. We were greeted by Lady Frances who brought us on a tour of her beautiful Victorian house. We trekked through the woods with bows and arrows to try out archery on the foam animals that were hiding amongst the…

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Leave No Trace

Date: June 27, 2015 Author: admin Categories: Green School Blog

Leave No Trace We learned how to Leave No Trace as we enjoy the outdoors this summer. Here are the seven principles of Leaves No Trace: Plan ahead and prepare. Be considerate of others. Respect wildlife. Travel and camp on durable ground. Leave what you find. Dispose of waste properly. Minimise the effects of fire. We know…

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Belfast School Tour 23 & 24 June 2015

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

These were the ingredients to an absolutely memorable school tour. We studied the recent history of Northern Ireland; we read Joan Lindgard’s  Belfast based books; we contributed to the school’s savings scheme; we deepened our knowledge of the Titanic; we learned about linen, flax and shipbuilding; we read the itinerary; we packed carefully; we were filled with…

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Our Green School

Date: June 25, 2015 Author: admin Categories: General, Green School Blog, Green Schools

The Green Schools committee has been very busy this year working on the theme of Global Citizenship Litter and Waste.   We conducted Litter Surveys this year, to show how much litter we had and where the litter black spots were. The amount of litter in the school had reduced when we completed the final one,…

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Memories from Senior Infants and First Class 2014/2015

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

We had a great time in Senior Infants and First Class. We worked very hard, and had lots of fun at the same time. Here are some of the fun things we did, that we didn’t get a chance to put up on the website!  

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School Tour to Wells House and Gardens

Date: June 24, 2015 Author: admin Categories: General

Junior Infants, Senior Infants and First Class went on their school tour to Wells House and Gardens. We headed off early in the morning on the bus, which was great fun. When we got there we got up to all sorts of exciting things: –   We went on a forest trail treasure hunt in search of fairies…

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Boom Chicka Boom!

Date: June 17, 2015 Author: admin Categories: General

A few weeks ago, we learned a listen and response song called ‘Boom Chicka Boom‘. It goes like this: I said a boom! I said a boom chicka boom! I said a boom chicka rocka chicka rocka chicka boom! Uh-huh! Oh yeah! One more time! Someone sings a line, and then everybody responds by singing…

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Memory Lane

Date: June 14, 2015 Author: admin Categories: General

Music       Science Experiments Oxygen Experiment: We put a leaf in water and left it in the sunshine. Tiny bubbles formed on the leaf and the water. This shows that plants produce oxygen.    Oxygen Experiment: We mixed baking soda and vinegar to create carbonic acid which separated into water and carbon dioxide….

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