Engineers Week 2020

DBFL Consulting Engineers joined Engineers Ireland to inspire the next generation of engineers through participation in Engineers Week 2020 which took place from February 29th – 6th March 2020. The third class children were lucky enough to have eight engineers visit their classes to complete a workshop with them. The children learned about many different types of engineers, including mechanical engineers, electrical engineers and structural engineers. They also got to…

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Scratch Junior

Scratch is a free programming language and online community where you can create your own interactive stories, games and animations. Ms. Cooney’s class had a brilliant time using Scratch Junior on the iPads for the first time recently and they look forward to exploring this further in future Digital Technology lessons!

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School Garden

Ms. Cooney’s class enjoyed the recent sunny weather in the school garden. They were very busy clearing out a raised bed and composting! Two busy gardeners! More wonderful gardeners next to our beautiful apple tree!

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Gifted Gymnasts!

We are very lucky to have a wonderful coach from Olympian Gymnastics teaching classes in Holy Spirit Senior Primary School again this year. The children have been learning a range of gymnastic actions to travel on the floor and on apparatus, as well as practising and performing forward rolls, handstands and cartwheels. 

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Maths Fun in Ms. Cooney’s Class

Ms. Cooney’s class had a maths lesson with a difference this week. Firstly, they used Lego to develop their maths concepts, as well as complete a range of challenges. Then, they used our iPads to practise their operations (addition and subtraction). Ms. Cooney is very proud of the hard work her class did in their first full week in Holy Spirit Senior Primary School!

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