Author Archives: David Galligan

Granny Peggy came to visit Room 13 today.

Granny Peggy came to visit our classroom today for Grandparents’ Day. She told us lots of interesting things about when she was in primary school in Dublin.  She didn’t have to wear a school uniform when she was in school!  … Continue reading

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Christmas Crafts

Look at this fabulous Christmas knitting!  Alannah knit the snowman and Meg knit Santa Claus.  Sophie built the set.  Doesn’t it look fantastic! Ho! Ho! Ho!  

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Hour of Code 2014

Last week was Hour of Code week across the world.  The children in Room 13 used the free website www.code.org and completed a number of puzzles using the code for Frozen.  They loved it!  You can follow 20 free lessons … Continue reading

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Room 14’s frighteningly fabulous costumes

Look at the fabulous girls from room 14!  They all dressed up in gorgeous Halloween costumes and here they can be seen playing board games…..

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Sports Day shenanigans with room 13 ;-)

The boys and girls had great fun at Friday’s Sports Day.   Have a look at the photos below….  Do you see the next Usain Bolt or David Beckham????

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Our Irish Motto – Ár mana

Aoife and Lily from Room 13 recorded our motto: Tír gan teanga, Tír gan anam. Scoil gan Ghaeilge, Scoil gan chroí. Click on the link below (and then click on the next link) to listen to it. ár mana

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Our blooming sunflowers – Room 13

The children in room 13 planted some sunflower seeds which were sent in to us (thanks to Mark’s Mum and Dad).  Look at how they’ve grown!  We can’t wait to see their big sunny sunflower heads growing!!!

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May is the month of Mary

We have been learning about Holy Mary in Room 13.  May is a special month for remembering Holy Mary.  We have learned about how Angel Gabriel appeared to Mary to tell her she was going to have a baby son … Continue reading

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Tablet tales from First Class!

The children in First Class are lucky enough to have the use of 7 tablets in their classrooms.  The tablets were bought from funds raised from the last cake sale, so thanks to all the mums and dads and boys … Continue reading

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St Brigid’s Day Crosses – Room 13

The First Class children in room 13 made beautiful St Brigid’s Day crosses, to celebrate Spring which starts tomorrow, 1st February.  St Brigid brings the Spring and here is a lovely prayer you might like to say with your family … Continue reading

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