Monthly Archives: December 2017

Santa

There was great excitement in assembly today when Santa dropped in to visit us.  He said the little robins had been telling him how good the children of RPNS had been this year.  He left everyone a little present – … Continue reading

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Student of the Week 22/12/2017

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Art competition winner

Well done to Eoin in Rang 2 who won a prize in the Supervalu art competition with this lovely Christmas picture.

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4th Class Blog

A few weeks ago it was music generation week.
We did lots of music workshops.
On Monday we did a workshop called Jabba Jabba Jembe and on Tuesday we did songwriting.
On Wednesday we went to the Rua Red Centre and a man … Continue reading

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Static Electricity!!

We experimented with static electricity in 3rd.

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Electricity!

Great fun was had in 3rd learning all about electricity.
Here we are building our own electrical circuits and designing switches for our circuits!
 

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South Dublin Music Festival!

3rd Class thoroughly enjoyed the music festival organised by Music Generation.
We got to go to the Red Rua centre for a dance workshop. We wrote some slam poems. We learned about traditional instruments and we even composed our own rock … Continue reading

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Working with Clay!

We looked at the story of Setanta in 3rd Class.
We used clay to design him a sword and shield!
 

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Tree Study and Leaf Hunt in 3rd!

We studied the Sycamore tree in the junior yard and we enjoyed it so much that we wanted to study the leaves and seeds of other trees. We took a stroll down to the Dodder river and examined all of … Continue reading

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GAA in 3rd.

3rd Class had Paul from Ballyboden GAA club in to show them how to play Gaelic football.
Here are some of the boys playing some matches and displaying all of the skills they learned.

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