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Water Action Day

We had a great day celebrating ‘Water Action Day’. 
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Science Investigations

Preparation for the engineering exhibition.
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Investigating Magnets 
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Investigating gravity and air resistance.
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2018 Spring Planting

We had great fun this week planting. We spent time cleaning up around the school, picking up litter, getting rid of the weeds and digging for fresh soil. Each class then took it in turns to plant a range of … Continue reading

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Health and Nutrition Talk at our Local Library

5th and 6th class pupils visited our local library in Carlingford. They attended a fantastic talk all about healthy eating and nutrition. It was very informative and enjoyable. There are lots of books at our local library all about healthy … Continue reading

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Entertaining Gymnastics!

5th and 6th class pupils have been learning about balance and symmetry in our gymnastic lessons in P.E. Have a look at some of our great moves! 
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St Brigid’s Crosses

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Creating E-Portfolios

Today, we were busy creating e-portfolios. We designed our own e-portfolios, then we inserted our work that we have been completing this year to show our learning journey. We had extra teachers in the class to help guide us. It … Continue reading

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Mirrors and Images

We investigated how different objects are reflected using light. We learned that when you place an object between two hinged mirrors, light from the object bounces back and forth between the mirrors before it reaches your eyes. 
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Green Schools Making Headlines!

The ‘Green Schools’ competition winners from 5th and 6th class were featured in the local newspaper-The Argus 

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Green Schools Mascot Winners

A huge congratulations to three pupils at St. Oliver’s N.S who came second place in Co. Louth ‘Design a Mascot’ competition for Louth County Council. These three pupils each designed a mascot that promoted- ‘Be Green for 2018’. Their images … Continue reading

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