Tag Archives: 5th class

Senior Sports Day

Today it was the turn of the children from 3rd to 6th classes to participate in our annual school sports. A great day was had by all!  ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

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€700 Raised for Temple Street Children’s University Hospital

Our 5th class bakers extraordinaire took part in the “Great Irish Bake” fundraiser for Temple Street Children’s Hospital on the 28th March and raised an amazing €700 through the generous donations from the 3rd-6th class children, staff and parents. The funds raised will … Continue reading

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5th Class Receive their Explorers Education Certificates

On Monday 12th of December, Senator Grace O’Sullivan visited Holy Cross to present each 5th class pupil with a CERTIFICATE OF PARTICIPATION in the Explorer’s Education Programme. This programme helps to build on our marine and maritime heritage by increasing … Continue reading

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Barter Day in Room 14

Have a look at the photos of 5th class, room 14 on their Barter Day. [Show slideshow]

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Room 14 Design a Banner

The children in room 14 made a special banner to mark the visit of Barry Whelan, U21 hurling champion.  [Show slideshow]

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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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Science Week at W.I.T.

Our 5th classes had a lucky escape today from the inexpert care of Dr. Death and his MediEvil Medicine Show. Everyone arrived safely back at school despite the best (or worst!) efforts of this doctor from the past. We left … Continue reading

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Discover Primary Science & Maths, 5th Class

Have a look at the photostory we made for our “Discover Primary Science & Maths” awards programme.

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5th Class Attend WIT Engineering Week Workshop

5th class paid a visit to W.I.T. on Monday February 9th for Engineering Week 2015. We took part in a workshop on Magnets and Electric Motors. Each pupil got to build their own electric motor using a battery, wires, pin, … Continue reading

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W.I.T. Engineering Week

5th class attended a ‘Structures’ workshop at W.I.T. Engineering Week. They studied bridge design and had to apply the principles to building a bridge of their own. The strongest (paper) bridge held 114 coins. They learned about arches and built … Continue reading

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