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Fruity Friday!

To end off Healthy Eating Week, Room 31 had ‘Fruity Friday’. It was great fun and we all really enjoyed it! We brought in lots of different fruits such as pomegranate, pomelo, avocado, lemons and limes, to name but a … Continue reading

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All About 1916!

Seomra 31 have been busy learning all about the 1916 Easter Rising. We have been examining newspapers from the time and we also read the novel “The Guns of Easter” by Gerard Whelan, which was an interesting and exciting read! It … Continue reading

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6th class Pantomime Trip!

Yesterday the Sixth classes went on their first trip of the year. We went to see the pantomime “Jack in the Beanstalk”  in the Helix theatre in Dublin. The girls were really looking forward to the trip and I think we all agree … Continue reading

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The Ancient Egyptians in Seomra 31!

Recently Rang a Sé have been learning all about the Ancient Egyptians. In History the students explored how the Ancient Egyptians lived, in Drama they played parts as “Sinbad” who lived in Egypt and in Art the girls created Tutankhamun’s mask, which … Continue reading

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Spelling Bee 2015

On Wednesday February 18th the school round of The Eason’s Spelling Bee took place in the school hall. There were 40 pupils taking part- ten pupils from each room in 5th and 6th Class. After receiving many difficult spellings and … Continue reading

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Vincent Van Gogh

The students in Room 31 recently explored the life and work of Vincent Van Gogh.  Inspired by two of his pieces – ‘Starry Night’ and a self – portrait they decided to re – create them as a whole class … Continue reading

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Book Festival 2014

To celebrate Book Festival 2014 the illustrator Olivia Golden visited room 31 yesterday to do a workshop on illustrations.  Each person picked a character out of a cup (called ‘The Cup of Destiny’). We all had to think about and … Continue reading

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Healthy Eating Assembly

Room 31 were very busy last week as we held both a Junior and Senior assembly celebrating ‘Healthy Eating Week’.  Intelligent scientists showed us how much sugar is in some of our favourite treats.  The results were shocking! Eating too … Continue reading

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5th Class on Tour!

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Last Thursday (May 23rd) was “Tour Day” for 5th Class pupils.  As the bus travelled the high-ways and by-ways along the Meath/Cavan border towards Breffni, active fun was the order of the day. We arrived at “The Crystal Maze” and after a quick … Continue reading

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Our Spelling Champion!

Exciting! Energetic! Enthusiastic! These are just some of the words we can use to describe the atmosphere in the PE hall at St. Mary’s yesterday. Thirty pupils from 5th and 6th classes filed into the hall at 2pm to take … Continue reading

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