STEM

Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) are critically important disciplines for modern society. They empower our citizens in so many important ways. Science and Mathematics provide answers to the fundamental questions of nature and enable us to understand the world around us.

STEM News

Easter Table Toppers 2019

Today we had our Easter 'Table Toppers' competition. There was an excellent show of talent on display and all children who represented all the classes should be very proud. Well done to Jamie Dunne, Katie Brosnan and Emma Horgan who represented first class, Max...

Investigating Molecules in Science

  Using milk, food colouring and washing-up liquid, 4th and 5th class carried out a scientific investigation to explore the presence of molecules in a liquid. First, milk was poured into a plate. Next, drops of food colouring were added. The food colouring was...

Aistear- The Garden Centre (March)

This month our Aistear theme is the Garden Centre. We planted spinach, lettuce, turnip, carrots, chives, gherkins, lemon balm, radish and even strawberries!! It is great fun watching them grow. We also learnt all about the different flowers you can find in the garden...

Jelly

Yesterday, Junior and Senior Infants made jelly. We followed the instructions very carefully. We had to stir the jelly and hot water a lot to make sure it all dissolved. We were also very careful when mixing the hot water. Today we ate the jelly with ice-cream. It was...

Aistear- The Hospital (February)

For the month of February our Aistear theme was the Hospital. We had 5 stations; Construction Junk Art Playdough Numbers Role Play Have a look at some of our photos....

Science Week in Ms Ryan’s Class

We celebrated Science Week 2018 by completing science activities every day. We completed the following this week: Monday: We planted some Hyacinths. We put them on top of a glass vase with water in it. We put them into the dark in a press to trick the plant into...

Ready Set Go Maths

Junior and Senior Infants do Ready Set Go Maths. Ready, Set, Go Maths,is a numeracy programme designed to enable children in Junior and Senior Infants to develop and consolidate their understanding of numbers through activities and interactive games. The programme...

Nature Walk

We love to go for nature walks to see the changes that occur each season. During our autumn nature walk we collected some leaves and conkers to make autumn wreaths. Have a look at some of our pictures.    

Aistear- Halloween (October)

For the month of October our Aistear theme was Halloween. We had a great fun working at the different stations. Have a look at some of our pictures.