We’ve been learning about oil spills, their harm to the human and natural environment as well as the after effects and clean up required. We created our own oil spills , tried cleaning it up with different materials and tested affects on feathers etc
We’ve been learning about area!
We have been busy researching Mexico on the tablets!
St Brigid’s Cloak
Learning with fabric and fibre
Learning Sign Language
We’ve begun learning Sign Language with Danny Doherty once a week as well as 4th class! We know the full alphabet so far!
Swimming lessons complete
We completed our 15 weeks of swimming lessons at Foyle Arena and finished off with a lovely treat! We have all progressed so well and are so proud of ourselves!
Learning about electricity and making circuits
Learning about Length
GAA football skills with Leo
We worked in groups to paint our giant nutcrackers!
Today we played in Burnfoot against children from Derry!
We performed our assembly this week for the school. It was all about the Romans!
Learning and practising breathing techniques!
While learning about Italy we tried our hands at testing what it was like for Michaelangelo painting the Sistine Chapel! It was easier than it looked!!!!
We also made mosaics!!!
Hurling skills with Manus
We worked on our fitness this week.
We used self assessment this week after answering questions in English!
We looked at our senses today and discussed how we used each one. We discussed taste and the different types of food we eat eg sour, bitter, salty and sweet! We conducted experiments blindfolded to see if we could tell what type of food it was!
This was sooooo much fun!
Our Project on Australia/New Zealand
Ag Scríobh, colouring and dancing towards Halloween!
We’ve been playing Irish games to keep building our vocabulary 😀😀
While learning about the Maori people, we were inspired by their facial art and created Polynesian Tiki Masks!
Learning to Play the Tin Whistle
We’ve loved beginning to learn how to play the tin whistle this week! We’ve been taking it out at every opportunity!
Disco while multiplying
Dice roll array math games
We competed in pairs while practising up to 6 times tables today!
Inspired by learning about the Battle of Clontarf!
Today we designed, cut and painted our Viking shields.
We practised our times tables by playing snakes and ladders!
We learned about solids, liquids and gases! Group work made this very enjoyable!
Golden Time Fun
We played lots of games for learning such as addition and multiplication bingo, chess and hit the button!
Na Mothúcháin agus Mata
Having fun with Gaeilge and Math!
Autumn art fun
We sponge painted leaves today using Autumn colours and we created self portrait using leaves as inspiration!
Math games and more
We’ve been playing lots of games for learning and having lots of fun. Ciaran ended today by reading his very own big book to the class!😀😀
Welcome back to school everyone! A new class, a new room and a new teacher! Ms Connaughton is very much looking forward to all that the new year has to bring!
We enjoyed some art today for our first day back!!!