Parents’ Association Presentation

Sincere thanks to both our sitting and outgoing  members of our Parents’ Association (PA) for their ongoing fundraising efforts for our school. Please see the poster depicting our recent assembly and cheque presentation from the PA. We have used this donation to purchase new Science, Geography and Aistear resources for our pupils. Please keep an eye out for the upcoming summer newsletter for more pictures of the resources being used in learning by our pupils. PA...

M&M Theatre Company coming to the school on Monday 23rd April

20/04/2018 Dear Parent/Guardian, We are delighted to have M&M Theatre Company returning to the school this year on Monday 23rd April to put on two performances of A Twist in Time (junior/senior classes) with workshops for 5th/6th class following. The cost is €2 per pupil. Pupils can bring the €2 in to their class teacher up until Friday 27th April. Kind Regards, Scoil Chormaic...

Gravity and Parachutes in Ms Forde’s First Class

  We did some fun experiments in Science in February and March. We learned about gravity and air resistance. We made predictions about which would reach the ground first – the book or the teddy. We dropped them from the top of the stairs to observe the result. We did this test three times to make it fair. We also learned about air resistance. This is a force that tries to slow down objects that are moving. We predicted which would reach the ground first – a crumpled up piece of paper or a sheet of paper. Can you see which hit the ground first? The air made the sheet of paper slow down. Then, in our groups, we made a parachute. We dropped our parachutes from the stairs to test them out. Take a look!      ...

First Class visit Skerries Mill

In February, First Class learned about windmills in SESE. We went on a school tour to Skerries Mill on February 19th with our teachers Ms Riordan, Ms Bell, Ms Forde, Ms Carolan and Mr Farrell. It was a great day. We were given a tour around all the different rooms in the Mill and learned about what was done in each room. Before the end of the tour, we went inside one of the windmills. It was very exciting!   Here is a video of what we...

Maths in First Class in Term 2

Last term, we learned about a lot of topics in First Class – money, 2D shapes, patterns, tens and units, adding two digit numbers and weight. Here is a video to give you an idea of what we...