We are putting the finishing touches to our Water for Peace posters this week. We really enjoyed doing them and the lessons that went beforehand.
We were busy planting today throughout the whole school. We planted carrots, peas, lettuce, mint, daffodils and crocuses. 5th and 6th Class pupils took the lead and helped pupils in the Junior Room with their pots. They had lots of fun with them. Most of our pots will stay inside on our windowsills until the […]
We are following this booklet for the next number of weeks in Science. This will include What is pollination What is a pollinator What’s so important about pollination Who else needs bees? Pollinators are in danger The buzz about bees Lifecycle of the bumble bee Lifecycle of the solitary bee What do pollinators need to […]
We were very mindful of the birds around our school this week during the very cold weather. Pupils in the Junior Room did a brilliant job feeding them. They left bird seed on the walls of our school and were delighted at all the birds this attracted. The Junior pupils looked up the names of […]
Pupils in the Senior Room had an online workshop with Tom Keogh of Keogh’s crisps today as part of the Junior Entrepreneur Programme. He told the children all about his business and they asked him lots of great questions. Tom Keogh began his career working, from a young age, on his family’s 200-year-old potato farm. […]
We didn’t let the cold weather keep us from our Walk on Wednesday. The children love this initiative. It gives everyone the opportunity to have a chat on our way to school and get the steps in too!
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]