Room 12 has been up to a lot since we got back in the classroom but we’ve been spending a lot of time outdoors to keep safe! A few weeks ago the boys and girls did a mental health scavenger hunt. They wore odd shoes, socks and an orange top and donated money to Pieta House. The boys and girls were given clues and had to answer questions. For the.
In Room 1, we have made some beautiful birthday cards for Superhero April Banks. April is turning 8 on the 29th of November. Every year is a milestone for April. She has had a lot of illnesses in the last 5 years. Her family want to make her birthday extra special this year. Her family have asked for people to send April a birthday card to spread some birthday cheer..
Last week in Room 12 we celebrated Science Week. We carried out a few experiments to help us learn about absorption, gases, acids and bases. We also learned about how animals adapt to survive. For art, we designed some Science pictures. Our first experiment tested the absorption of materials and the mixing of primary colours. We used blue and yellow food dye to try make the colour green. The tissue.
Just before midterm we had some great celebrations in Room 12 for Hallowe’en. Many of the boys and girls read scary stories and we played some fun games. The costumes were excellent!
Our year in 4th class has undoubtedly been one to remember. From the lockdown to Google Classroom, there have been a lot of adjustments and we have worked hard as a class. Before we left in March, we worked hard too and made many 4th class memories. We took part in the “STEPS Young Engineers” competition in which we had to design and make a product that would improve the.
Congratulations to Mr. Donaghy’s 4th Class who participated in this years Science Blast in the RDS on Monday, 2nd March. The class were investigating ‘What is the best time of day to exercise?’. The children organised surveys, collected data and presented their findings brilliantly to teachers, judges and children from other schools at the RDS. They really enjoyed taking part in this exhibition of.
For Random Acts of Kindness Week, we chose to write a letter to one of our classmates. In our letters, we wrote why our classmate is a great person, what we like about them, what they are really good at and why they are a great friend. We really enjoyed writing our letters as well as receiving one. It’s really nice to read a letter about ourselves and the nice.
Room 13 has been very busy since our trip to the BT Science Fair. We have been celebrating the new year and have been working on some New Year’s resolutions. Our main one is to read more books this year. We have been also learning about Chinese New Year and we made our own art decorations for the classroom. In SESE, the boys and girls have done some great research.
Last Monday we started investigating on how far cars can travel down a slope with Ms. Reidy. The next day we started pulling the tables back to make more space for the cars to roll. We then got into groups of fours and fives and started the investigation. Firstly we started with the slope at the bottom rung of a ladder and moved our way up. The first two groups.