Category Archives: Science

Learning from our peers…

We were delighted to get a visit from big boys in 5th class who came to show us what they have being doing with their Vex Robotics. We were suitable impressed by what we saw. Well done boys!

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Science in Seniors!

We had great fun doing an experiment with our student teacher Mr. Murphy today. The boys had to predict whether they thought particular objects would sink or float before they discovered the outcome for themselves.

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Space Week 3rd Class

Third class built their own rockets last week for Space Week. Check out http://www.spaceweek.ie for more information. Well done 3rd class.

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Lifetime lab trip for sixth class.

Sixth class visited Lifetime lab today and learned all about heat. They completed a number of investigations and really enjoyed the day. Una the instructor was excellent and even had a frozen ice hand at some stage!                     

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Shedding light on fibre optics at Tyndall Institute..

   

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Discover Primary Science & Maths award 2015/2016

Today we proudly received the Discover Primary Science &  Maths Award from Science Foundation Ireland. It is a really nice looking plaque and will be proudly hung on the hall! Discover Primary Science and Maths (DPSM) is the national programme, … Continue reading

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Green flag update.

After a long hour of speeches and awards we have finally received our Green Flag for Travel. We would just like to say thank you for all the help towards this flag whether it be parent or student we couldn’t … Continue reading

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