Some of you may have read or heard the story of a wonderful young girl, Béibhinn O’Connor. In September, Béibhinn had major surgery for a rare congenital heart defect and sadly passed away on September 16 after a cardiac arrest during a routine post-operation procedure. Béibhinn‘s parents have appealed to schools all over Ireland to have a ‘No Homework […]
Author Archive | Patricia O Brien
This week Mrs Hunts class have been learning all about schooldays in the past. They conducted an interview with a grandparent to see how things have changed from when they were in school and they also looked at games that were played in the yard at lunch time. Some of these games included Bulldog, tip […]
The girls and boys in Ms. Mc Carthy’s 4th class have been creating their own tasty menus as Gaeilge. Maith thú!’ They have also been documenting their many achievements on their ‘Proud Clouds’. Well done 4th class, you should feel very proud.
The boys and girls in Ms. Kelly’s Second Class have been very busy getting ready for Winter! Last week, they used paint to design and create some gorgeous mittens! The boys and girls used their fingers to print snowflakes onto the background, and they used cotton balls to print their pattern onto their mittens! The […]
Ms. O Brien’s class was asked to do an experiment at home, for homework during Science Week. Students had to pick three to four liquids and investigate if they froze or not. They placed the liquids in the freezer for a few hours and took a picture of the results. They then uploaded it to […]
This week Mrs Hunts class were investigating halves and quarters. They had to see how many ways they could use their halves and quarters to fill the square and record their answers. What fun they had!!!
The senior infant pupils in Seomra 1 stepped back in time this week and learned how butter was made long ago. Ms. Barry brought a butter churn to school to show the children the process. Then, the children experimented using cream and shook it in a bottle until it thickened. The end result ……..delicious homemade […]
Winter is upon us in Scoil Oilibhéir and the children in Ms. O Brien’s room have been very busy using the season for inspiration. Students compiled a winter fact-file in S.E.S.E and created a steaming hot cup of tea in Art. Finally they made candles to display for the month of November in the class, […]
An Droichead 2 had great fun doing a skittles experiment today.
An Droichead 2 were baking Crackle Cakes on Friday. They had great fun and the cakes were very tasty.