Monthly Archives: March 2016

Our 1916 Celebration Concert

We spent a most enjoyable morning in the halla watching and participating in our Easter  concert. All of the classes participated and we were entertained by singers, dancers and musicians. There was even a surprise appearance by the newly formed … Continue reading

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Seachtain na Gaeilge

Ghlac na páistí i ngach rang páirt in ár gComórtas Ealaíne i mbliana. Bhí an caighdeán an-ard ar fad! Bhuaigh cuid de na daltaí duaiseanna álainn. Ghlac daltaí eile páirt i dTráth na gCeist agus bhuaigh siad duaiseanna freisin. Maith … Continue reading

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Proclamation Day

We held a very special ceremony in school this morning to celebrate Proclamation Day / Lá Forógra. Monsignor Shine was our  guest of honour and he spoke to us about the importance of “belonging”. Mr. Kindlon reminded us of the … Continue reading

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Easter Fun

The children in senior infants, room 8 had an action-packed PE lesson today. They had lots of fun hunting for Easter treats!  [Show as slideshow]

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Author Visit

Tháinig an t-údar Carmel Uí Cheallaigh ar cuairt chuig na naíonáin ar maidin. Léigh sí a leabhair “Spidey”, “An Tolg Draíochta” agus “An Leanbh Nua” dúinn. Many thanks to Loretta from Tramore Library for organising this visit, as part of … Continue reading

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Green Fingered Senior Infants

As part of their work in the “Discover Primary Science and Maths” programme the children in senior infants, room 8 planted beans a few weeks ago. They’ve been watching them carefully for signs of growth, and were delighted to see … Continue reading

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Seachtain Na Gaeilge

Bhí maidin iontach ag rang a cúig inné. Chaith siad cúpla uair ar an trá le “Freedom Surf” ag déanamh ealaín le cabhair ó Seán Corcoran. Bhí spórt agus spraoi ag gach duine.  [Show as slideshow]

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World Book Day Authors

Two boys from Ms Wyse’s class have been writing their very own books for World Book Day, complete with chapters and illustrations. One of the boys has written a book called The Terrifying Teacher featuring many of the teachers from … Continue reading

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4th Class Art Work for 1916

Ms.Rice’s 4th class created commemorative 1916 postage stamps for the 1916 board. First we engraved our designs onto foam (make sure to write any numbers or words backwards and in reverse!). Next we painted on a layer of dark (army) … Continue reading

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Engineering Week 2016

5th class paid a visit to W.I.T. today to participate in Engineering Week. We attended a workshop called  ‘Electric Motors – Make and Take.’ It was true to its word, a busy workshop where we constructed our own individual motors … Continue reading

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