Whenever it was computer time for Room 8, Ms. Fleming’s class would visit & do computer time with us too! We would choose 2 of Ms.Fleming’s class to sit beside us so we could do Scratch together.… Read More “Scratch With Ms. Fleming’s Class”
Before the mid-term break, our class had been learning about the Ancient Greeks. We had lots of fun learning about how the Ancient Greeks lived, and how they made wonderful buildings & structures. We learned that there are city-states scattered across the country, from Athens & Marathon to Olympia & Sparta.… Read More “Room 8’s Greece Projects”
Wow! We cannot believe that the festive season is almost here. We have been so busy in the past few weeks. Just take a look at some of our work!
Inventing our own planets!
Sketching lots of shoes and runners!… Read More “Our Portfolio of Work!”
We all know that ‘Apple’ is a big industry that makes devices and other equipment.
Did you know for a fact that every minute, no, every second, ‘Apple’ sells a lot of equipment.
One thing, if you have an iPad Frame or Retina, these were actually made by ‘Samsung’!… Read More “Apple”
We have been learning about the Weather in Rm 5 and what a week we’ve had. We recorded our weather each day and watched as we had lovely sunny rays to a puddle the size of a swimming pool in our yard.… Read More “Weather Reporters in Rm 5”
On Friday, Mouse came into Room 9 and the other 5th classes. He explained to us about different kinds of animals and most about HEDGEHOGS! We all think that hedgehogs might hurt us or KILL US but that is not true.… Read More “Mouse Visits Room 9”
At the end of October, 6th class were lucky enough to go on a retreat to Glendalough. We split into two groups. Rm 13, Rm 15 and Rm 16 went one day, and the following day our class went with Rm 17, Rm 18 and Rm 18a.… Read More “Glendalough”
A couple of weeks ago our class visited the Natural History Museum on Merrion St. in the city centre. Room 18 came with us. The museum is full of interesting exhibits. It is also known as the Dead Zoo.… Read More “Natural History Museum”
We know that we’re a couple of weeks late but we really wanted to show everyone our Halloween art. We are currently busy creating lots of Winter Art, so keep an eye on the website!
A lot of pupils in St. Thomas’ Senior National School use Scratch.
Scratch is a free educational programming language that was developed by the Lifelong Kindergarten Group at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) with over 8 million registered users and 10 million shared projects.… Read More “Scratch”
Amy Mahon won a Foróige award for her mural project on a 60 metre wall and for planting and painting.… Read More “Foróige Project”
We can’t believe that midterm is here already and that we’ve been in the school for 8 weeks. We’ve done so much work so we thought we’d share some of it with you.
We made scary Halloween masks inspired by Picasso.… Read More “Happy Halloween to everyone”