Archive for Fourth Class

One Black Dot Can Be…

Rang 4 and rang 6 read the book ‘The Dot’ recently as the basis for our art project. Having read the book the girls were given the task to use their imaginations and create a piece of art out of one black dot. These are the amazing ideas they came up with and executed. What […]

Friendship Week in 6th and 4th

4th class and 6th class had a fabulous week celebrating friendship this week. We created a friendship web which allowed us to tell people why they are a good friend to us, and it showed us how we are all linked through friendship. We went on a buddy walk where a girl from 6th class […]

Hot Air Balloons in Mercy Primary!

The girls in Mercy Primary were treated to a very special surprise this morning, with the visit of a hot air balloon to our school yard. We got to take a peek inside the basket of “Big Brother”, learn lots of facts about flying, and were warmed by the heat of the balloon’s flames. A […]

Farmyard in your School

We had a visit from the Farmyard in your School team this week – it was lovely and the girls really enjoyed interacting with the farm animals. They learned lots too!

Shoe Boxes for Team Hope

Well done to 4th class who collected shoe boxes for Team Hope this year.

Agri-Aware Talk

We had a talk on Farm Safety today with Alma. It was very interesting and we learned a lot about being safe on the farm. Thanks Alma!                                                 

June Activities

                                       Fourth and Fifth class have had an action packed couple of months. Here’s just a snippet of what they’ve been doing. We planted seeds in term three and they have started to grow. We are taking good care […]

Athlone School Tour

                                                           .   .                                  Fourth and Fifth class went to Athlone recently for their school tour. First they took a […]

April News

The girls in 4th have started camogie lessons this month with coach Orla. They are working on practising and improving the skills they learned earlier in the year. Ms. de Chaumont has noticed a big improvement. Keep up the good work! Swimming has started this month too and the girls are enjoying it very much. […]

March News

The pupils in 4th and 5th Class enjoyed Engineering Week this month. They went to the theatre and attended a workshop entitled ‘So You Want to be a Superhero’? Here they learned about different types of engineers and the work they do. Back in the classroom the girls took part in some engineering tasks.   […]

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