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4th Class Music Workshop

Today 4th class had a special visitor from Galway called Simon O’Dwyer. He came to  tell us a bit about ancient music from Ireland. He showed us many different instruments. There were lots of animal horns and they all had different sounds … Continue reading

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4th Class News

Miss Swift’s 4th class explored the area around the school yesterday, drawing a map along the way.  Along the walk we took note of things in our environment that help us such as road signs, traffic lights, zebra crossings, street … Continue reading

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4th Class Artists

Miss Swift’s class had great fun this month studying the life and work of various artists. Jackson Pollock, Wassily Kandinsky and Alberto Giacometti were some of their favourites. The children really enjoyed trying to recreate the style of work for … Continue reading

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4th Class Artists

The children in Mis Swift’s 4th class have been very creative lately.  Here are some samples of their artwork, including some tie dyed t-shirts.  

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4th class Gardeners

WE GREW POTATOES! Jessica, Jack and David brought in large pots. Before we planted the potatoes, we predicted how many would grow. They were planted in April. We couldn’t believe how much they grew over the Easter holidays. The potatoes … Continue reading

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4th Class Tour

4th class went to Lismore for their school tour.  They visited the Robert Boyle Science Room and  Lismore Cathedral. They also participated in a puppet making workshop, as well as exploring the woodlands surrounding Lismore.

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4th Class participate in Bealtaine Festival

Our 4th classes took part in the Bealtaine festival of outdoor Science on Wednesday. They visited the People’s Park in Waterford. Ella Ryan of Waterford City Council helped the pupils to explore how all living things are connected.

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4th Class News

We’ve been on an amazing adventure in 4th class. We started by practicing our drawing skills using the upside down drawing technique. Imagining an amazing adventure we drew pictures and used relief printing to create images of people and things … Continue reading

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