Turas Scoile

Turas √°lainn oideachas√ļil

Bh√≠ turas √°lainn oideachas√ļil ag Rang M√ļinteoir Paul go dt√≠ an caisle√°n le d√©ana√≠. D‚Äôfhoghlaim na dalta√≠ faoin stair √°iti√ļil agus an stair go bhfuil ag caisle√°in timpeall na t√≠re. Chomh maith le sin, d‚Äôfhoghlaim na dalta√≠ faoi bhith√©ags√ļlacht.

Rang M√ļinteoir Paul had a lovely, educational tour to the local castle in Athenry. The pupils got to learn about the local history and about the history of castles around the country. Also, the pupils were given a short presentation about biodiversity.

Bhfoireann díospóireachta

Ar an 28 M√°rta 2022, bh√≠ an bua ag an bhfoireann d√≠osp√≥ireachta. An r√ļn a bh√≠ acu n√° ‚ÄúIreland is not serious about tackling climate change.‚ÄĚ Bh√≠ √°r bhfoireann ag labhairt ar son an r√ļin. D√≠osp√≥ireacht com√≥rtasach a bh√≠ ann. Leanann an foireann ar aghaidh go dt√≠ an cluiche ceathr√ļ ceannais na h√Čireann anois a bheidh ar si√ļl ar an gC√©adaoin, 4 Bealtaine 2022. S√°r-iarrachta d√©anta ag na dalta√≠ ar fad go dt√≠ an pointe seo. Go n-√©ir√≠ libh sa chluiche ceathr√ļ ceannais!

On the 28th of March, 2022, the debating team won their most recent debate. The motion was ‚ÄúIreland is not serious about tackling climate change.‚ÄĚ Our team was proposing this motion throughout this very competitive debate. The team now moves forward to the All-Ireland Quarter Finals which will take place on Wednesday, 4th of May 2022. Everyone involved has put in a fantastic effort throughout the year. Good luck to the team in the quarter finals!

Chomórtas Díospóireachta

T√° s√°r-iarrachta d√©anta ag an rang ar fad nuair a bh√≠ ullmh√ļch√°n ar si√ļl againn don chom√≥rtas d√≠osp√≥ireachta. D‚Äô√©irigh go hiontach leis an bhfoireann d√≠osp√≥ireachta agus bhuaigh siad an com√≥rtas an chontae. Anois, n√≠l ach 16 fhoireann f√°gtha sa chom√≥rtas naisi√ļnta. Beidh an ch√©ad bhabhta eile ar si√ļl ag deireadh m√≠ an Mh√°rtha.

The whole class were excellent in preparing for the debating competition. The team were brilliant and ended up wining the county championship. Now, there are only 16 teams left in the national competition. The next round will take place at the end of March.

M√ļintir na hUcr√°ine

Chruthaigh na dalta√≠ eala√≠n ar son M√ļintir na hUcr√°ine.

The pupils created artwork for the people of Ukraine.

Stair na mBan

Rinneamar go leor oibre maidir le Stair na mBan. Bh√≠ ar na dalta√≠ bean amh√°in a roghn√ļ, taighde a dh√©anamh uirthi agus tionscnamh a chruth√ļ.

We did a lot of work based on Women’s History. The pupils had to select a woman of their choice, complete research and then create a project.

Seachtain na Gaeilge

T√° na dalta√≠ ag baint sult as na gn√≠omha√≠ochta√≠ go bhfuil ar si√ļl againn ar scoil faoi l√°thair le haghaidh Seachtain na Gaeilge. B√≠onn siad ag cleachtadh amhr√°n, ag cumadh sc√©itse, ag d√©anamh eala√≠ne agus ag cruth√ļ fil√≠ochta don chom√≥rtas fil√≠ochta.

The pupils are enjoying the activities that are currently place in the school for Seachtain na Gaeilge. They practice singing, are creating skits, doing art and are creating poetry for the poetry competition.

L√° na Leabhar

Rinneamar ceili√ļir ar L√° na Leabhar. Bh√≠ an deis ag dalta√≠ gleasadh suas mar an carachtar leabhair is fearr leo.

We celebrated World Book Day. The pupils had the opportunity to dress up as their favourite character.

Ranganna Códaithe

Thosaigh an rang ag d√©anamh ranganna c√≥daithe le M. Martha. T√° na ceachtanna spra√≠√ļil agus suimi√ļil. T√° na dalta√≠ ag √ļs√°id Scratch chun c√≥d√ļ a dh√©anamh.

The class started coding classes with M. Martha. The lessons are fun and interesting. The pupils are exploring coding with Scratch.

Lá Fhéile Bríde

Bh√≠ deis ag na dalta√≠ crosa a chruth√ļ le haghaidh L√° Fh√©ile Br√≠de.

The pupils had the opportunity to create Saint Bridget’s Day crosses.

Bhí neart craic agus spraoi againn le linn an chéad téarma ag imirt rugbaí ag am corpoideachais.

We had a lot of fun in the first term playing rugby during PE lessons.

Rinne na dalta√≠ eala√≠n iontach. Bhreathna√≠omar ar mhodhanna difri√ļla chun cl√≥ a dh√©anamh.

The pupils created excellent art. We looked at different printing methods.

Chruthaigh na dalta√≠ carta√≠ Nollag. D‚Äô√ļs√°id na dalta√≠ solas, cadhnra agus fearas seoltach chun solas a dh√©anamh don ch√°rta.

The pupils created Christmas cards. The pupils used lights, batteries and conductive equipment for there to be a light at the front.

The pupils participated in dramas in the classroom. Everyone had an enjoyable time.

Ghlac na daltaí páirt i ndrámaí sa rang. Bhí go leor spraoi againn.

Bhreathna√≠omar ar ch√ļrsa√≠ teicneola√≠ochta le linn an ch√©ad t√©arma. Bh√≠ deis ag na dalta√≠ gl√©asanna Makey-Makey a √ļs√°id. Bh√≠ siad in ann c√≥d√ļ a dh√©anamh le na gl√©asanna seo. Chruthaigh na dalta√≠ ceol le na r√≠omhair√≠ agus na gleasanna agus bh√≠ siad in ann cluich√≠ a imirt chomh maith.

We looked at technology during the first term. The pupils had the opportunity to use Makey-Makey devices. The pupils were able to code with these devices. They created their own music and were also able to play games.

Rinne na dalta√≠ taighe ar ainmhithe i mbaol. Bhreathna√≠omar ar an √©ifeacht go bhfuil ag truailli√ļ, d√≠fhoraoisi√ļ agus seilgeoireacht ar ainmhithe san fhi√°in.

The pupils completed research on endangered animals. We looked at the effect that pollution, deforestation and poaching has on animals in the wild.

T√° s√°r-iarrachta d√©anta ag na dalta√≠ le linn na bliana i rith ceachtanna eala√≠ne. T√° obair d√©anta againn bunaithe ar roinnt eala√≠ont√≥ir√≠ difri√ļla ar n√≥s Van Gogh, Andy Warhol agus Bridget Riley. Chuamar i ngleic le c√ļrsa√≠ p√©inte√°la agus cl√≥.

The pupils have made an outstanding effort during art lessons this year. We have completed work based on the different artists such as Van Gogh, Andy Warhol and Bridget Riley. We looked at painting and print.

Bh√≠ craic ‚Äės spraoi againn ar an Aoine roimh an mbriseadh me√°n-t√©arma. Bh√≠ an deis ag na dalta√≠ feisteas O√≠che Shamhna a chur orthu. Rinneamar eala√≠n O√≠che Shamhna i rith na seachtaine chomh maith.

We have good fun on the Friday before the midterm break. The pupils had the opportunity to dress up in their Halloween costumes. We also had the chance to complete Halloween artwork during the week as well.

Labhra√≠omar i rith na bliana faoi ch√ļrsa√≠ bula√≠ochta. Bh√≠ pl√© agus caint againn faoin gcibearbhula√≠ocht. Phl√©amar na c√©imeanna go bhfuil le d√©anamh ag √©inne d√° mbeadh fadhb acu ar l√≠ne: Stop, Bloc√°il, Inis.

We’ve spoken a lot about bullying throughout the year. We have completed several activities and had many discussions about cyber bullying. We discussed the steps that anyone should take if they have an issue online: Stop, Block, Tell.