Hi all and Happy New Year! Today 5th Class painted in the manner of Jackson Pollock. Once the paintings dry I will post new photos which show how lovely they are. We used cardboard from Recreate because we used so much paint we needed a very strong surface. AdvertisementsRead more "Responding to Jackson Pollock"
Why days are shorter in Winter This video helps to explain why our days are so short now. The 21st of December is very special at Newgrange in Co. Meath. Newgrange is Ireland’s largest passage tomb. It is 90 metres in diameter and 10 metres high. The passage into the tomb is 19 metres […]Read more "Winter Solstice And Newgrange"
5th Class made most of their props for this years Winter Concert from materials sourced at Recreate. Aren’t they fab?Read more "Recycled materials for our Winter Concert"
Ballerina's movements mesmerizingly traced by algorithmically-generated geometries – Credits: Massahiko Sato / Euphrates pic.twitter.com/ibzCryE8fo — Science (@scienmag) December 7, 2017Read more "Ballet and Maths"
Science Week Fun… 6th Class became a lab for the day and Ruth’s 2nd class came to visit our experiments.Read more
Just how long can you stretch a piece of a4 paper? 6th class definitely rose to the challenge… the actual measurements went way past their estimations. Lots of scientific skills used… like planning, observing, analysing.Read more "A4 paper challenge"