Monthly Archives: January 2011

Rory McClory and the Story that Wouldn’t Stop

The Red Kettle Theatre Company came to visit us today.  They presented a very entertaining drama called “Rory McLory & the Story that Wouldn’t Stop”.  There was lots of audience participation, as you can see from the photos!

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4th Class Art & Projects

We are reading The BFG in room 14, 4th class. The author of The BFG is Roald Dahl. Our class split up into groups.  We all picked a giant from the story. The four giants we picked are . . … Continue reading

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Latest photos of New School

Our school building is progressing very well.  The roof tiles are being put on at present, and the windows have started to arrive too.  Have a look at these photos taken today.

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Barter in Room 14

Long ago, there were no shops and there was no money. Instead people grew or made what they needed and swapped with others for things they did not have.  This kind of swapping or trading was called barter. When we … Continue reading

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Bouncy Castle Fun

We had great fun in school today. We had a bouncy castle in the school hall as a reward for good behaviour in the playground.

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Design a Boat

We are busy carrying out experiments as part of the “Discover Primary Science” scheme.  Today we did the “Design a Boat” challenge.  It was great fun.  We had to design a boat, get it to float in water & then … Continue reading

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Bake a Cake!

The boys were busy baking. They picked out a recipe, and they made a lovely chocolate biscuit cake. They shared their cake with everyone in 3rd class. Here is the recipe if you would like to try it. Chocolate Biscuit Cake … Continue reading

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3rd Class write to Author

The pupils in Room 20 have just finished reading “The Witch Apprentice” by Marian Broderick.  They enjoyed the book so much that they decided to write to the author to ask her some questions about her book, and about her work as an … Continue reading

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Staff Meeting

Just a reminder that there is a staff meeting this Friday, 14th of January.  Classes will finish at 12.15 pm.

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Happy New Year!

School reopens on Monday, 10th of January. Athbhliain faoi shéan ‘s faoi mhaise daoibh go léir.

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