Students from the three fifth classes, along with Mr. Toner, Ms. Perkins, Ms. Hughes, Catherine, Mr. Nelson, Mr. O’Connor and Carol went on their history field trip. They visited the historic Battle of the Boyne visitor centre in Oldbridge House. Students got the chance to see where the battle took place, explore the gardens and...
Category: 5th Class
Ms. Perkins’ 5th Class students put their construction skills to good use this week by making St. Brigid’s Crosses from rushes collected locally in Dundalk. Students worked in pairs and got so good at making them, they made extra for Grandparent’s Day on Friday. Well done boys and girls.
Miss Hughes 5th class are busy working on the Junior Entrepreneur Programme. They have come up with some business ideas and decided on a project. Lidl have sponsored it. It is an opportunity to experience practical, real-life business learning as part of their formative education.
Students from Ms. Perkins’ 5th Class and Mr. Keenan’s 6th Class enjoyed ball skill training in DKIT Soccer Dome. Many thanks to the students from DKIT for organising this activity.
Maths Problem Solving in 5th Class As part of improving our problem solving skills in Maths, Ms. Perkins’ 5th class are allocating maths time every Friday to Problem Solving. The maths books are put away and students are posed with a problem. Hands-on materials relating to the problem are made available to each pair/group, e.g....