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Skins in the Bin

Congratulations to the Chopping Bags group from 5th class who won the Best Innovative Idea in the recent Local Enterprise Achievement Programme (LEAP) with their Skins in the Bin idea. The group came up with the environmentally friendly idea of a biodegradable bag...

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Dunmore East Adventure Centre

6th class enjoyed a great day at Dunmore East Adventure Centre yesterday. They spent the day rock climbing, at archery, kayaking and on the water on the Wibit. 6th class day out at Dunmore East Adventure...

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Wall Mural

A big thanks to Lisa Murphy who helped 5th & 6th class to create a beautiful mural on a wall in our garden. It really brightens up the play...

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Pinhole Cameras

Following our work on the human eye, 5th and 6th class made some Camera Obscuras (Pinhole cameras) today. It turned our world upside...

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In the news

5th & 6th class made the news today! RTE News2Day have been discussing whether the Olympics should go ahead this year and 5th & 6th class sent in their opinion which was aired on today's internet...

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Junior and Senior Infants Growing Soya Beans

Junior and Senior Infants went outside with Ms Stapleton, Ms Cook and Ms Walsh to sow Soya Beans just like in the fairytale Jack and the Beanstalk. We learned that plants need light and water to grow. Students worked with their partners to sow the seeds. We're going...

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Secret Potions

5th & 6th class created secret potions today during Maths. Taking care to measure the capacity correctly, each potion had five ingredients totalling 500 millilitres. The ingredients were very interesting - essence of bat, Klopp's tears, mint extract, and liquidised...

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Junior and Senior Infants Spring Walk

Junior and Senior Infants went on a Spring Observation Walk in the grounds of the Senior School. They worked with their partner to find various signs of Spring using a checklist on their...

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Green Schools Water Poster Competition

Green Schools Ireland have extended the deadline for their Valuing Water competition to Friday April 23rd so dust off the colours and paint brushes and get creative. As we have not been in school for quite a while the Green Schools committee have been quiet so this...

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