The 5th classes went on their school tour to The Crystal Maze.
The day was filled with fun challenges and activities. We had to earn crystals in order to win a trophy for the school.
We even got to do some water activities in the river. It was a super day!
Some of the 5th classes went on a trip to Kilmainham Gaol.
We were learning all about the 1916 Rising in history so this was a great trip to take.
It was a great trip and we learned so much!
The 5th classes have been working hard on their Irish history around 1916.
We learned all about different places in Dublin and the role they played in The Easter Rising 1916.
We went today to lots of the sites around Dublin and got to see the historical buildings for ourselves.
We went to Dublin Castle, City Hall, The GPO, THE Royal College of Surgeons and St. Stephen’s Green.
We even got to see and airshow to celebrate 100 years of the Irish Air Corps. It was a great day filled with fun history and facts.
Room 8 are learning all about measurement in Maths! We had a fun and practical lesson this morning measuring the length of our yard and classroom items, using trundle wheels and metre sticks!
Room 8 are learning all about ‘The Liberator’, Daniel O’ Connell. We wrote speeches to imagine what he might have said during monster meetings and created silhouettes of him on tea-stained backgrounds.
The construction of a Christmas village is well underway in Room 8! We are using cardboard boxes and creativity to bring to life a winter wonderland! Stay tuned for the finished result.
Room 8 are finished creating their Native American projects. We thoroughly enjoyed the process and are so proud of the product. We worked hard on them for almost month and had great fun presenting them on Friday last. Check them out on display outside of our classroom!
Our 5th classes had a great time experimenting today! They checked water and wasp sting to learn their pH level! They then neutralised the wasp sting using an ointment! #ScienceWeek2021
Room 8 having fun in the park!