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Energy Workshop

3rd, 4th and 6th classes welcomed Fergal from Lifetime Lab for a specially designed workshop which covered the science of energy and climate change through participation in experiments and playing the ‘energy game’ – all around it was very hands on and fun!  The workshop covered several strands of the …

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Lifetime Lab Visit

Third Class enjoyed a trip to the Lifetime Lab today where they participated in a marine themed workshop. Fun curriculum linked activities took place and all children were awarded an Explorers Certificate of Participation at the end of the day. Maith sibh!🔬🦀🐟🦈…
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Science Workshops

Today we had a visit from Lismore Primary Mobile Science Workshops. Each class had an interactive Science workshop on themes such as static electricity, working scientifically, designing and making, energy and forces, safety procedures and real life application of Science. Thanks to Roseanne, Aoife and Vanessa for making the journey…
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Primary Science and Maths. Award

Well done to Sixth Class who were awarded a Primary Maths. and Science Award from the Science Foundation of Ireland for their work during the year. Achievements include …. online work of 35,000 Maths. questions to date, mastery of 234 skills, participation in the Junior Entrepreneur Programme, completion and presentation …

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Science Day

Sixth Class hosted a Science day for  their buddies in Junior Infants today. They investigated sinking and floating, magnets, wind power, static electricity, lava lamps, volcanoes, catapults, egg dropping and even saw a crocodile operated by computer and a home made recorder. A fun day was had by all!…

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Science Trip

Third Class enjoyed a day of activities and experiments at the Lifetime Lab today. Under the theme ‘Exploring our Ocean’ they investigated properties of water and learnt about sea creatures in our oceans. A great time was had by all!…

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Science Workshops

The Senior Classes had two great science workshops during the week. On Tuesday the children were introduced to the concept of strong and weak acids and the pH scale. The range of colours given by red cabbage juice at the various pHs was demonstrated. The children were asked to investigate …

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