Second Class Room 6: Playing Cards

Last week in Room 6 we were learning about card games with our KWL chart.  We asked our parents to see what card games they were playing when they were young.  Some of us also asked our grandparents.  They liked to play Macao, Old Maid, Snap, Switch, Blackjack and...

Second Class Room 6: Fun with Numicon

All week we had fun playing with the Numicon.  Numicon are little shapes with numbers of circles inside.  It was like playtime when we were learning maths.  Numicon helps us with our maths.  It helps us learn.  We even used it to count in Irish. Sometimes we have...

Second Class Room 6: Collecting Data

On Tuesday, we walked to the Citywest Hotel bridge.  We were collecting information about the vehicles on the street.  We call that data.  We were counting how many vehicles went under the bridge.  We used tally marks to help us record.  We had to be very careful on...

Second Class Room 6: Skype Call to Kerry

Today we skyped Kerry.  We skyped boys and girls in 4th Class in Kerry.  We sang a song called ‘Sam is Coming Home‘.  We want Dublin to win the Sam Maguire cup by beating Kerry in Croke Park on Sunday.  We hope the people on Hill 16 will be very happy. UP...