Category Archives: Green Schools

Our BT Young Scientists Project 2024

We were thrilled when our project was selected for the BT Young Scientists Primary Science Fair in the RDS. We are going to Dublin this Thursday 11th January and are looking forward to this fantastic event. This year our science question is Why are hedgerows important for biodiversity and agriculture? Our prediction is We think they […]

Best of luck at BT Young Scientists Primary Science Fair!

We hope all our pupils in the Senior Room have a fantastic day at the BT Young Scientists Primary Science Fair on Thursday. They will be displaying and presenting their project on hedgerows and their importance for biodiversity and agriculture. They have been working hard on their project since September and we are very proud […]

Roscommon County Council Art Competition

We are delighted to announce that one of our pupils, Ciara, is one of the winners of the Roscommon County Co. Recycled Art Competition. Congratulations Ciara. Well done to all our pupils who took part. You all came up with fabulous decorations and we’ll be displaying them in the hall on Wed eve. Have a […]

Christmas Recycled Materials Art Competition

We had great fun entering the Roscommon County Council Art Competition this week. Our pupils designed and created Christmas decorations out of recycled materials. The results were amazing, well done to you all! We’ll be displaying these fabulous pieces at our Christmas Nativity Show next week.    

Science Week in the Senior Room

We continued working hard on our project for BT Young Scientists. We are so excited about going to the RDS in January! We also made robot minions with our kits from Stem Wizz (see below). This week we learned about photosynthesis. We learned that plants, hedges and trees take in sunlight and water, and they […]

Planting Spring Window Boxes

Cross-curricular Learning  We focused on Procedural Writing in English for the past fortnight. 3rd and 4th Class read about and completed written activities on planting spring window boxes. We decided to put this lesson into action! Kevin Dooley ordered daffodil, crocus, tulip and muscari bulbs for us. They came all the way from Holland! We […]