Recycling

We have learned about the importance of recycling and how we can all play a part in helping our planet. Did you know? that up to 90% of new glass can be made from recycled glass. plastic can take up to 500 years to decompose. a recycled can is back in the shops within 60 Read More …

Eat Together

We are learning about food this month.  We have sorted our food, carried out experiments with food and tasted lots of fruits and vegetables.  We are also having a hot meal delivered from Grow HQ once a week for 6 weeks in school.  This is an opportunity for the school to: encourage healthy eating habits Read More …

From Tramore to Lismore

It was time for our annual school trip.  This year we went to Lismore Discovery centre in the beautiful castle village of Lismore.  First port of call was the puppet making centre.   Then we headed into the Science room, and under the watchful eye of Robert Boyle, carried out a few scientific experiments.   Read More …

We’ve gone green

There are 24 countries playing soccer in the Euro 16 finals.  Here are all their flags, and the groups they’re playing in.  We’re each supporting a different one…. …but all of us are behind our own green team!  Come on Ireland!

Upcycling

In our school, we love to recycle.  This week, we discovered a concept that is even better than recycling.  We are talking about upcycling.  We asked people to give us things they were going to throw away.  Then we made them into useful items. Look how we were able to move sand and water through Read More …