Monthly Archives: November 2015

Art Workshop with Parent and Artist Audrey Shepherd

Audrey, a parent of two boys at our school and a talented artist is volunteering her time to help teach the children Art. On Friday Audrey visited 5th and 6th class, she showed them how to create and shade in … Continue reading

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Our 60th Birthday!

An invitation to past pupils of Scoil Naomh Lorcáin, Levitstown and the local community.
This year we celebrate the 60th birthday of our school and we hope to have a special night to mark this occasion on Thursday the 10th of … Continue reading

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Go Green Workshop

Louise from the Recreate Warehouse visited our school today to work with children from 2nd-6th class and to introduce them to the “Go Green Project.”
In partnership with Athy Lions Club and Kildare County Council, thirteen local schools have been given … Continue reading

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2nd-4th class visit Athy Library for Action Comet Workshop

On Wednesday, 18th November 2015 the children from Second, Third and Fourth Class went to Athy Library to learn about the European Space Agency’s ongoing Rosetta Mission to Comet 67P/ Churyumov-Gerasimenko. The talk was given by Deirdre Kelleghan, who is … Continue reading

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STEPS Engineer visit to the school – Alan Winter

Alan Winter an engineer visited the school today to speak to the children from 2nd-6th class. This talk was organised through STEPS Engineers Ireland who match volunteer engineers with suitable schools.
Alan talked about his own background and work. He … Continue reading

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5th and 6th class letter writing.

5th and 6th class have been learning about formal letter writing. As part of this each child wrote a formal letter to an individual or company of their choice. They had to be very careful to ensure that they laid … Continue reading

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October Playtime in Ms. Costigan’s Room

The children had lots of fun during October exploring their theme of ‘Houses and Homes’ during playtime. The five groups worked together at all play stations – Small World (doll’s house), Junk Art, Construction, Play dough and Creative (pastel drawings/collage) during … Continue reading

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