First Class Room 9: Invitation Celebration!

Room 9 are celebrating! Celebrating the winner of the school invitation competition. The lucky person was in our class. They designed the most beautiful and colourful invitation that Mr. Conboy has sent out to the entire school community inviting them to celebrate the...

First Class Room 9: Clay Flower Pots

Spring has finally sprung! Did you know that the season of spring is now officially March, April and May. In times past we used to go by the ancient Celtic calendar when spring was February, March and April. But now according to Met Eireann spring is officially March,...

First Class Room 9: Centenary Video

2016 marks the centenary of The Easter Rising. This uprising was one of the defining moments of the struggle for Irish independence which began on Easter Monday 1916 with the reading of the proclamation, Poblacht na h-Eireann by Pádraig Pearse at the General Post...

First Class Room 9: 1916 Photograph Enquiry

Today Room 9 were investigating photographs from one hundred years ago during history. We looked at pictures of Ireland during the 1916 rising to see what the city was like during this difficult time in our country. We saw the General Post Office (GPO) where the...

First Class Room 9: Grandparents’ Day

Many thanks to the Grandparents and Great Grandparents who came in to Room 9 today for Grandparents’ Day – Carmel, Brendan, Gerry, Muriel, Paddy, Elizabeth, Angela, Patricia and Damian. For photographs of the special visit please click here. This is our...

First Class Room 9: Maths 4 Fun!

Room 9 had some very special visitors to the classroom today! There were some parents of the boys and girls in first class – Mara, Allison, Adele and Monika. They played some fun maths games with us – Goldilocks Snakes and Ladders, Close the Box, Tell the Time, Score...