Author Archives: Room 26

Summer is almost here!

June has been a very busy month. We did some bird watching and we learned a lot about birds and their nests. This month, we also had a FRIENDS for Life party. First, we went for a walk by the … Continue reading

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Sports Day!

We had so much fun at Sports Day today! We worked together with our teams to collect points throughout the day as we completed many different challenges. The overall winners were the yellow team, but everyone had a brilliant time … Continue reading

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Biodiversity at the Beach

On Thursday 14th May, the two fifth classes went on a trip to Bettystown beach to check out signs for biodiversity on the coast. We went with Aidan Gray from An Taisce and he told us the names of some … Continue reading

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FRIENDS for Life

FRIENDS for Life is a program which is enjoyable for children. Room 26 is the first class to try it and we love it. It helps us to understand how to control our feelings, breathing, thoughts and it also helps … Continue reading

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Biodiversity Day

We really enjoyed Biodiversity Day, which was on Wednesday 11th February. We would like to thank Mrs Nally for organising fantastic guest speakers to come in and talk to us about many different aspects of biodiversity. In 5th class, we … Continue reading

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Christmas Festivities

We had a great day today in room 26. The Santa Dash was so much fun, we gave and received Kris Kindle presents and then we had a dance party! We are very excited for Christmas next week and we … Continue reading

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Archaeologists at Work!

On the 9th October 2014, 5th classes from room 26 and room 27 went to the Black Friary archaeology site in Trim. Before we left, two archaeologists from the site, Lisanne and Steve, came to the school and taught us some … Continue reading

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Meet the Author

On Wednesday 1st October, 5th Class went to Trim Library to meet Irish author, Nicola Pierce as part of the Children’s Book Festival. Nicola has written two children’s books – The Spirit of the Titanic and City of Fate. Nicola’s … Continue reading

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A VIP Guest

On Monday 23rd June, the girls in Room 26 were delighted to finally meet Joanne Connolly. Joanne is a brave and inspirational 17 year old girl from Kilkenny who underwent a heart transplant in Great Ormond Street Hospital in January … Continue reading

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Fifth Class First Aid

The girls enjoyed a very practical, hands-on training in essential First Aid from Trim Red Cross Youth Unit. They learned bandaging techniques, CPR, the recovery position and what to do for nasty burns or scalds! These girls now have the … Continue reading

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