30 Apr2018April 30, 2018
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Ms O Reilly Blue Star Project

Ms O Reilly Blue Star Project

In 4th class we took part in the Blue Star Project. We studied the European country of Lithuania. We had four experts in our room who were a great help as they / their parents are originally from Lithuania. In groups we researched the topics of – Holidays and Traditions, V,I.P’s, Traditional Clothes, Lithuanian Words...

24 Apr2018April 25, 2018
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Ms. Mc Gill’s 4th Class

Ms. Mc Gill’s 4th Class

Aboriginal Study in 4th Class 5th class were learning about the Aborigines in Geography class as part of their work on Australia. The children completed their own unique Aboriginal dot paintings using paint, ear buds and black backing paper. The children also completed procedures on how to complete these Aboriginal dot paintings for English. Easter...

21 Mar2018March 21, 2018
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Ms O Reilly – The Rainforest

Ms O Reilly – The Rainforest

In 4th class we explored The Rainforest. We learned all about where they are in the world, the different layers each rainforest has, the animals that live there and the threat to rainforests everyday. We linked our learning to our writing genre of explanatory writing and explained each layer of the rainforest, its function and...

23 Feb2018February 23, 2018
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Mr Molloy’s Michaelangelo’s

Mr Molloy’s Michaelangelo’s

European Art: Michelangelo Here the children have created their very own ‘Michelangelo inspired piece of artwork’, by taping a piece of paper to the bottom of their desks and drawing a simple narrative while lying on their backs!   Step One: The children chose an experience or adventure they recently had. Step Two: After we...

20 Feb2018February 20, 2018
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Ms Murphy’s class make St. Brigid’s Crosses

Ms Murphy’s class make St. Brigid’s Crosses

In Miss Murphy’s 3rd class during February we learned all about St Brigid and learned how to make our St Brigid’s Crosses which we then gave to our grandparents when they visited on Grandparents Day.