First Class – Fun Science Experiment!

First Class had fun science experiments with eggs this week. The children were shown some ordinary eggs and we discussed them. The children told knew that eggs were oval shaped, came from hens, were easy to break and messy if broken. They were asked to predict if...

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Science Week in 2nd Class

Second Class had lots of fun during Science Week and were very busy indeed. Each group carried out their own experiment and presented it to the class. There was lots of learning, great excitement and problem-solving involved as we worked our way through the...

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STEM – Fun with Balloons in Senior Infants

The children in senior infants were shown a packet of party balloons in class. The children looked at the balloons and examined them to make sure that they were normal and not magic. There were just five balloons left in the pack. The children were asked to predict...

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Science Week in Junior Infants

During science week we did our first experiment like real scientists. We worked really hard to use the words equipment and predict 😊 We know that equipment is all the things we need to carry out our experiment and predicting is telling the future! Miss Sweeney...

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First class children in first class.

In first class we are placing an emphasis on "Treating Others As You Would Like To Be Treated".  This is reflected in our classroom displays but more importantly in our everyday interactions with one another.  Also through prayer and thanksgiving each day the children...

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5th Class Active Maths

5th class have been working hard to earn their status as mathematicians since September. It's time to show you some of their active maths activities which they have completed bringing them steps, leaps and jumps closer to their goal of being a fully fledged...

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Texaco Art Competition

Well done to Zach in Senior infants who placed very highly in this year's Texaco art competition. This is one of the most well know children's art competitions and we are so proud to have one of our pupils recognised by some of the top judges in the country. Well done...

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Our Year in Juniors So Far…

We have gotten lots done in Junior Infants so far this year! We have settled into Killoughteen National School and have made plenty of friends. In September we worked very hard on learning each others names, playing gently on the yard and getting our fingers nice and...

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6th Class – Maths Trails

6th class have been very busy recently over the last few weeks. During Maths Week (October 10th to 18th) the class explored maths trails of the school playground. They were using different problem solving and measuring skills all around the school. 6th class also...

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Volcanoes in 4th Class

During Science Week, one of the activities that 4th class pupils completed was that they constructed volcanoes. This was great fun. The children used the following materials; clay, bread soda, red food colouring, washing up liquid, and some vinegar. Please click on...

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6th Class Hoodies

Just before mid-term this year, our sixth class pupils were delighted to receive their hoodies. They have officially now graduated to being final year pupils of primary school. The children had lots of debating and fun whilst designing the hoodies online under the...

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Rang a trí ag rapáil

Third class had great fun this week doing their Bua na Cainte... The children learnt the rap 'Shiúil mé' and performed it for their class in small groups.  Please click on the links below to see the performances. Grúpa 1 Grúpa 2 Grúpa 3 Grúpa 4...

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Enrolment – Annual Admission Notice 2021 2022

Please see below the school's Annual Admission Notice in respect of admissions to the 2021/2022 school year. There is also a link here to our Schools Admission Policy. At the end of this policy you will find the school application form and school registration forms....

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Rainbow Room Summer Camp 2020

For the last two weeks some of the children from the Rainbow Room and some of their other friends from other classes enjoyed a summer camp based in the school. The children had lots of fun and engaged in lots of activities. The children really enjoyed being back in...

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Useful Websites during COVID-19

This Padlet was shared by a lecturer in Mary Immaculate College. It has learning resources for all areas of the curriculum.   Oxford Owl has a free eBook library. Login details available on SeeSaw.   David Walliams is releasing daily audio stories, I know he...

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