Happy New Year
Written by Danny O’Connor and Jack White
6th class room 9
Catholic School’s Week was on from 27th-31st of January. The school had a prayer service in the hall and we were glad to have pupils participating. The following day the school pupils went to the church for grandparents day. We would like to thank the all of the grandparents who participated in the mass.
There was a Credit Union quiz and Paul White Ryan , Conor Hennessy, Jason Teefey, and Conall Ryan came second in the under 13’s. Dermot McTiernan, Eoin Casey, Shane Stanley and Sean Duggan came 1st in the under 11’s table quiz.
Mr. O’Sullivan’s 6thclass are building a lego school. The 6thclass are also doing mini projects in history and geography. Both sixth classes are making their confirmation. Both 6thclasses also went to the open nights for the secondary schools.
Mr.Shine’s 6thclass learned all about a famous painter called Joan Miró. The sixth class also learned about the famine. Each pupil in Mr.Shine’s class has a French pen pal. They made 3D corridors. They are also making a new rap based on the Fresh Prince of Bel-air.
Mr.Smith’s 4th/5thclass did scientific investigations of gravity and they did research on Nelson Mandela. They also did artwork on volcanoes.
Mr.Ryan’s 3rdclass did a fitness test in R.K sports and they did a beep test. They also did an anaerobic test. They said that it was very tiring. On Tuesday 28thof January they saw a Setanta show put on in the G.P room. They are building creations out of lego.
Ms.Liston’s 2ndclass made Titanic projects. They are growing their own daffodils and they are nearly fully grown. For art they made solar system paintings and they also made rockets to fly to the solar system.