6th class

6th class 2018/19

Feis Filíocht 2019
The children participated in the Feis today, reciting a mixture of classic, modern and original poems. Every child performed beautifully and was marked by the adjudicators, with glowing praise given. ...
Class Tour 2019🎢🎡
6th Class had a fantastic day out at Tayto Park in Co. Meath today. Fortunately the rain cleared for us, but unfortunately, it was impossible to take a camera on the various rides for pictures, but th ...
JEP Showcase Day, RDS 2019
6th Class attended the Junior Entrepreneur Programme Showcase Day in the RDS today. This was the culmination of all the work done this year and a great chance for the children to see the business vent ...
📱iPad Training 📱
As you may be aware, the children launched an iPad Quest at the beginning of the school year, writing letters to various local businesses asking for a donation of an iPad or the equivalent funding. We ...
A visit from the Seanchaí
As part of World Book Day, we were lucky enough to be visited by a Seanchaí, who regaled the children with wonderful stories from Irish folklore such as Faeries, ghosts and Oíche Shamhna. In Irish tra ...
🌼St. Brigid’s Day 🌼
To mark St. Brigid’s Day, we were given a demonstration of how to construct a St. Brigid’s Cross. The children were then able to try their hand at it themselves, which they greatly enjoyed ...
Grandparents’ Day💞
We had some of the children’s Grandparents visit our class today as part of Grandparents’ Day. The children were regaled with wonderful stories, anecdotes & jokes from years past about ...
Junior Entrepreneur Project
The next step in our business venture is to carry out market research for our proposed product, Slimetastic Sensory Slime. This involved creating a survey aimed at our target market and establishing p ...
STEAM Education
We have made Christmas cards with a science twist! Using a paper circuit, a battery and an LED, the children were able to light up their cards. They were then able to decorate them and write a Christm ...
Under the Microscope!🔬
On our second trip to St. Tiernan’s Secondary School the children gained practical experience of using a scientific microscope, being able to magnify samples on slides to the power of 40, 100 an ...
Junior Entrepreneur Project
Today we welcomed a guest speaker to our class to speak with the children about setting up a business. A big ‘Thank You’ goes to Mr. Damien Byrne from Keylon Engineering Design Ltd. for pr ...
Birds of Prey🦅
As part of our school Science Week, we were fortunate enough to be visited by an expert in birds of prey. The birds we learned about were the owl and the falcon. Some of the children were lucky enough ...
The Science of Bounce!🏀
On our recent trip to St. Tiernan’s secondary school, the children took part in a science experiment to determine the effect of heat on a rubber ball. Using predicting, measuring, recording and ...
Junior Entrepreneur Project
We recently held our ‘Dragon’s Den’ session of JEP, wherein our groups had to pitch their various ideas to the experts for evaluation. Below you will see the ideas for each group whi ...
Science Week 2018 🔬🔭
Our class had a fantastic day in Dundrum library where we attended an interactive workshop run by the Rediscovery Centre for Science Week. This centre, located in Ballymun, reuses and recycles all typ ...
Science Week 2018 🔬🔭
Another investigation carried out this term involved the capillary action of water. We used water, kitchen roll and food dye of different colours to see how the water travelled. The procedure is outli ...
Science Week 2018 🔬🔭
To mark Science Week 2018 here are examples of some of the investigative work undertaken so far this term. The first experiment involves a chemical reaction to make a lava lamp using water, vegetable ...
🎃 Happy Hallowe’en!🎃
As we bid a fond farewell to our classmate Saif, we wish him and his siblings the very best in their new school. We also hope that everybody has a safe and spooky break. Happy Hallowe’en!🙎🐅🎃👻 ...
🎨🎃 Art Attack!🎃🎨
We have been busy these past few weeks in school and all the children have worked hard. They have produced great work and our corridor contains samples of our colourful, vibrant artwork. These include ...