Category Archives: Rang 3

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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Drama in 3rd.

We love creating still images in 3rd Class.
At the moment we are reading ‘The Demon Dinner Ladies’. Here we created a still image of two of the main characters being chased by the demon dinner ladies and the principal waiting … Continue reading

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Engineers and Architects in 3rd.

We have great fun designing and constructing new buildings each day during yard time. Sometimes the most fun part is bulldozing it with our feet and hands once the bell goes.

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The Savage Stone Age!

We have been learning all about The Stone Age in 3rd Class. We looked at when people arrived in Ireland, what they wore, their beliefs, the food that they ate and how they lived.
We made our own stone age huts … Continue reading

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Coding in 3rd.

We have been learning about coding in 3rd Class. We are setting ourselves the challenge of completing one hour of code for a number of weeks using the website hourofcode.com. We are really enjoying it. Here we are completing the … Continue reading

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Where in the World?

We learned all about the atlas and it’s function in 3rd Class. We used our atlases to locate different countries and worked in pairs to complete an ‘atlas hunt’.
 

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