Engineers Week 2019

Engineers Week 2019

On Friday we were delighted to welcome a visitor to our class to celebrate Engineers Week. Already well known to some, Adrian Corcoran (Esmé’s dad!) is a Chartered Civil Engineer at one of Ireland’s top Construction companies, Walls...

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Letters to Burma

Letters to Burma

Last summer Logan and his mam took a trip of a lifetime to Burma. It was not, however, all luxury as they met with people who live in extreme poverty. Logan’s mam, Orla, penned an article in the Dundalk Democrat last October to describe...

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Maths Stations

Maths Stations

We had plenty of help today in class, so we had a great time with our Maths Stations. We’re currently covering percentages so the highlighted station was our fractions – percentages station on the IWB. Thanks to Niamh and Mr. Greene...

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Internet Safety Talk

Internet Safety Talk

It was Internet Safety Day this past Tuesday. We were lucky to have a specialist on the subject of Internet Safety come to our school to talk to us about our online presence and how we should behave online. It was a very interesting and we...

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Grandparents Day 2019

Grandparents Day 2019

This week is Catholic Schools Week. All of us in St Mary’s NS celebrate this special week in various ways, but one of our most cherished traditions is the hosting of Grandparents Day by one of the classes. This year, Mr. McClean’s 5th...

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Class Debates

Class Debates

We have been doing persuasive writing in English class since the start of the year. We have been creating blurbs, making advertisements and writing speeches. Last Friday we split up into 8 teams to debate the motion “Cars should be done...

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