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Our Gratitude Tree

We made a Gratitude Tree this week and we added some of the things we are grateful for- our families, our home, running water, friends, our lovely school. We thought about all of the things we take for granted every … Continue reading

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St Mary’s Spelling Bee 2018!

Congratulations to all twenty-four competitors from 5th and 6th Classes who took part in the St Mary’s Spelling Bee Final yesterday (Wednesday, 14th February). Our newly crowned champ (pictured below) has jumped the first hurdle and is now looking forward … Continue reading

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Pedal Power!

Last Friday, 6th Class learned about different forms of energy in a hands-on workshop. We took part in discussions and carried out a few ‘pedal’ experiments to demonstrate how energy works. Using a bicycle, a simple generator and some ‘pedal … Continue reading

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Grandparents’ Day in Room 18

  We were delighted to welcome some Grandparents to our class last Wednesday, January 31st, to celebrate our annual Grandparents’ Day. We had a great time chatting to them and finding out how life was like when they were growing … Continue reading

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Lá Fhéile Bríde!

Today is the Feast of St Bridget, the second patron saint of Ireland. The 6th Class pupils in Room 30 visited Ms Rickard’s and Ms Dully’s classes in the afternoon. The senior pupils helped the younger girls and boys to … Continue reading

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Credit Union Schools Quiz 2018

Congratulations to our representatives at the Credit Union Schools Quiz in Drogheda last Friday night. Despite some tough questions, the girls performed to a very high standard and represented themselves, their families and their school with distinction. Unfortunately, neither team … Continue reading

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A great Buzz in Room 9

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We are having great fun using the Beebots in First Class. A Beebot is a floor robot and we have to enter commands in order for him to move around the floor. He can change direction, moving left, right, forward … Continue reading

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Science, Science Everywhere!

Last Friday, 6th Class pupils travelled to the BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition at the RDS. It was 10.15am by the time we got to the venue and already there were thousands of students and teachers from all over … Continue reading

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Santa Dance and Dash 2017!

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Book Club

St Mary’s Book Club is open to 4th, 5th and 6th Classes. We meet once a month to discuss the book with Ms. Coakley. Our most recent book was ‘The Butterfly Lion’ by Michael Morpurgo and we gave our thoughts on … Continue reading

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