Children in the infant classroom designed their own pumpkins with their group. They cleaned and prepared the pumpkins. Finally,they created a design for their teacher to carve.
As part of history, third and fourth class have been learning about the Ancient Greeks. They worked as part of a group and completed a project. They then presented the project to the class.
The children in Fifth and Sixth Class thoroughly enjoyed a day learning all about aquaculture in the ARC, Aquaculture Remote Classroom.
The children learned about what aquaculture is and the main types of aquaculture in Ireland. They could see how salmon is farmed using virtual reality headsets.
They learned how the geography and climate of Ireland is suitable for the farming of salmon, muscles and oysters.
The socio-economic impact of aquaculture in Ireland was also discussed along with the health benefits of eating seafood for a balanced diet.
Maths week has become one of the highlights on our school calendar.
It was wonderful to see once again, the children exploring the role maths can play in our daily lives.
A maths quiz, maths trails, games and competitions made for a very exciting week in school.Continue reading “Maths Week 2022”
Junior and Senior infants
First and second class got their hands dirty this week and planted spinach, lettuce and onions in the polytunnel. Let’s hope they grow now….watch this space!Continue reading “Our new polytunnel”
Great celebrations were had this week to mark the success of our Ladies Football team who were the winners of the Cumann na mBunscol, West Limerick Ladies, Division Two Competition.
We are so proud of these girls on what was a fantastic achievement. Well done to all.
Our boys team also won their first game against Askeaton. A great start to their campaign. Well done boys.
The children from 3rd to 6th class were treated to a visit from the author Olive Mooney. She read extracts from her novels, the Chronicles of Cadaver College. The children thoroughly enjoyed the visit and the chance to ask her questions.
Fifth class have been enjoying a six week block of swimming lessons in Askeaton Leisure Centre.
Well done to the boys and girls from 5th and 6th class who took part in the Coláiste Mhuire Primary School 7 aside Football Blitz. A huge congratulations to our girls team who were the winners on the day. The captain Emma was delighted when Kyle Hayes presented her with her cup. There was great excitement at school on their return.Continue reading “Primary Schools GAA Blitz Winners”
The infant class has had a busy September. Lots of work, play and getting used to our new classroom. Here are some pictures of us working hard!Continue reading “September in the Infant Classroom”
Playtime in rang a haon agus rang a dó.
The first class children have been getting used to an extra hour at school each day and working so hard that it was definitely time for some play! The second class children have been excellent at showing them the ropes!Continue reading “September in First and Second Class”