Category Archives: St. Oliver’s N.S.

Infants and 1st Class School Tour

Junior Infants, Senior Infants and First Class had an amazing opportunity to visit Kevin Woods the Leprechaun Whisperer. Kevin invited us in and told us fascinating stories about leprechauns and fairies. He showed us the underground cavern where the leprechauns … Continue reading

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Terrific Tour at Tayto Park!

4th, 5th and 6th classes had an absolutely amazing experience in Tayto park for their end of year tour today. Learning lots about the interesting animals during a guided tour was a great way to start the tour. The rest … Continue reading

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Egyptian Extravaganza

Term three has been all about Egypt in 4th and 5th class this year. We learned all about the pharaohs and their pyramids in Ancient Egypt and even made some pyramids of our own for construction in Art. We then … Continue reading

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Excellent E-Portfolios

This year 4th, 5th and 6th classes were lucky to have the opportunity to create an e-portfolio of their own digital creations. This platform gives the pupils the chance to reflect on the amazing digital projects that they have worked … Continue reading

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Mountain Adventures 2018

3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th classes ended Active Week literally on a high today as they climbed to the very top of Barnavave at 350m high.
Thank you so much to Aisling for her expert guidance!
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Super Sports Day

The five teams thoroughly enjoyed sports day this year and our winning Green Team were very excited and enthusiastic!
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One lucky family was also very happy to receive the prize of the Chocolate Fountain!
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Happy Father’s Day

To help celebrate Father’s Day this weekend, we decided to thank our Super Dads by creating flying super dad cards powered with the force of air.
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Promising Potatoes

We had a great time harvesting the potatoes that we have been growing. We made lots of predictions about which soil would produce the most potatoes; (a) soil, (b) soil and compost, (c) soil and manure
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Maths Trail in the Sun

The weather recently allowed us to revise lots of the lines, angles, symmetry and shapes that we have learned this year in an outdoor maths trail. Maths is all around us!
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GPS Device Fun

4th, 5th and 6th classes were lucky recently to get to try out GPS devices while completing some fun teamwork sporting activities. It was really interesting to learn about our running speeds and distances during the activities. Thank you to … Continue reading

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