Monthly Archives: March 2012

Spring Art!

We’ve been busy this term doing lots of nice art.
We made spring chickens and pots for Mums for Mother’s Day.

We also made Easter nests that Miss McCarthy filled with sweets and an Easter chick.
      
Miss McCarthy showed us how to make … Continue reading

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Lava Lamps!

AOSME No: KE05
We made our own lava lamp!!!

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Cillian in the Eason’s Spelling Bee

Cillian is one of the top five spellers in Kildare!
Well done to Cillian who participated in the 2012 Eason’s Spelling Bee Kildare final held in Athy today.
Cillian kept his cool under extreme pressure to take to the stage for the … Continue reading

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Write A Book

The children of fifth and sixth class pictured with some of their Write a Book Projects. Each student planned, wrote, edited, typed, illustrated and bound a 2000+ word story

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Girls Basketball Blitz

Our Girl’s Basketball Team recently travelled to Newbridge to compete in the Cumann na mBunscoil Basketball Blitz. The team received great praise from the referees. They drew their first match against Robertstown with 8 points all and won their next two matches … Continue reading

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Seachtain Na Gaeilge

Bhí céilí mór againn i rith Seachtain na Gaeilge.
Chuamar amach sa chlós ag damhsa.
Bhaineamar an taitneamh as an lá.

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Run 4 Life

Well done to Aaron for completing 5km charity run Run 4 Life on 10th March!!

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Basketball Tournament

We recently took part in a basketball tournament in Newbridge.
We had great fun!

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Rainbow Milk

AOSME No: KE05
Here’s another experminent we did in Miss McCarthy’s class.  It is part of The Chemistry Of Life section for Discover Science.
Milk Rainbow

Question:
Will it make a rainbow?

Prediction:
I think the colours will spread around the edges of the bowl and … Continue reading

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Clowning Around

Clowning Around 
AOSME No: KE05
We are taking part in Discover Science Program in our class this year and this is our first experiment.
Question:  How will we make the clown balance?
Equipment: Paper clown, coins, blu-tak, sellotape, scissors
Prediction:  I predicted that the clown would … Continue reading

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Aistear Fun!

The children in Ms. Costigan’s classroom are enjoying all the different activities during Aistear time every afternoon in school. Take a look at some of the fun things they have been doing – outdoor games, puzzles, dress up, water and sand … Continue reading

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Engineers Week

Stabilising the Bridge

 Our 5th and 6th class children recently participated in a wide variety of activities for Engineers Week. An in class KNEX Challenge was held. Participants were asked to design a bridge with a span of 50cm, no higher … Continue reading

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World Book Day 2012

Junior Infants, Senior Infants and First Class had a fun day celebrating World Book Day 2012. The children brought in their own favourite books to show and share with their friends and they also listened to stories read aloud on … Continue reading

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