Category Archives: Fifth Class

Science Week in 5th

Fifth class really enjoyed Science Week and had lots of fun taking part in a mini Science Fair! We learned how to make a volcano and how to make lots of different types of slime. We had a great time … Continue reading

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Weather Stations in 5th

This month we have been learning all about the weather. We investigated weather lore, recorded the weather every day and even made our own weather instruments. We made rain gauges, barometers, anemometers and weather vanes. We had great fun testing … Continue reading

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Lego Workshop in Fifth Class

Fifth class had a very special afternoon last Friday, when they took part in a Stop Motion Lego Workshop! The girls learned how to make their own movies using the stop motion technique and Lego figures. Their creations will be … Continue reading

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Famous Women in 5th

During our first term, fifth class learned about some inspirational women. The girls chose a woman who had made a difference and studied aspects of her life. From Anne Frank to Sally Ride, Abigail Adams to Princess Diana, the girls … Continue reading

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SEAI Energy Workshop

Fifth Class recently took part in an Energy Workshop with Úna Halpin. We learned about the importance of conserving energy through talk and discussion and play. We had a great time and learned a lot. Here are some pictures of … Continue reading

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Science week : 5th class visit to Carlow I.T

As part of Science week the children from 4th and 5th class visited Carlow I.T for a presentation called ‘Scienceology’ which included lots of fun experiments. Everyone has a great day!

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Exploring the past in 5th

5th class became historians, investigating the past using a variety of ‘olden’ objects. They worked together in pairs and small groups examining each item to try and piece together what it was used for and who might have used it. … Continue reading

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