Bronze Age art in Room 15

Room 15 have been learning about the Bronze Age in Ireland in history. After investigating the various tools, weapons and jewellery they may have used, we sketched a design ourselves and this week created it with clay! Check out our art lesson in this and be sure to check back for the finished products next week!

 

Tag rugby lessons for Room 15

Room 15 started their Tag Rugby lessons on Friday with Leinster Rubgy coach Ger in the Army Barracks. We had so much fun and can’t wait for our next lesson!

ipad mapwork in Room 15

Room 15 were busy learning and testing their geographical knowledge on both Irish counties and European countries through mapwork games on the iPads.

Investigation metals in Room 15

Room 15 were busy investigating the properties of metals this week. We built electrical circuits to see if the various metals were conductors of electricity. Check out our results!

Making sweet music in Room 15

We learned a song called ‘Rocky Mountain’ and we composed our own music to go along with the song.

It was great to work together and also listen to each other perform.

Geography quiz in Room 15

We were revising on our counties of Ireland today in Room 15.

How many counties could you name?

Writing for an audience in Room 15

We were learning about narrative writing in Room 15 and decided to write fractured fairy tales for our friends in 2nd class.

It was great fun to come up with the ideas and to write our stories but we really enjoyed sharing them with our friends in 2nd class.

The Gards Horse unit visit St. Louis SPS

We were so lucky to have the Garda Horse Unit visit our school this week.

It was great to meet the horses and pet them as well as ask the Garda some questions about the horses.

We also got a meet a Garda that uses a bike. He spoke to us about being in the bike unit and showed us some of his Garda equipment.

It was a great day!

Learning about Georges Seurat

Room 15 were learning about lots of different artists and this month we were learning about Georges Seurat who is a french artist responsible for pointilism. Pointilism involves using closely packed together dots to create a picture.

4th class tour 2019

The 4th classes went to aqua zone in the National Aquatic Centre this year.

We had great fun and then we went to Tymon Park and played together.

It was a great day!