Category «Fourth Class»

September and October in 4th class


We went to Ardgillan picking blackberries and we also made blackberry jam. Our group of the week get to bake as a treat and we used the jam in the recipe. We planted some bulbs that we hope will flower in the spring. We learned about our locality with a focus on local history. We …

4th Class Cliff Walk 2018


Our class went on a cliff walk today from the harbor in Rush to Loughshinny beach. We had been learning about local sea birds all week in school so we were on the look out. We say Cormorants and Oyster Catchers as well as Brent Geese. We also saw some fold mountains which actually look …

4th class go Blackberry picking!


The whole class went blackberry picking in Ardgillan. We got loads and loads of them. After we came back we made blackberry jam. We even did procedural writing about how to make the jam. We had so much fun! Have a look at some pictures and see for yourself!

Keeva and Méadbh’s first blog post!!


We have been very busy recently in Fourth class!! A few weeks ago we were learning about rocks, rock formations and gemstones. Rocks are formed in many different ways, one of these ways is when sand is pushed together so hard over decades that its turns to sandstone! Gemstone is a very valuable type of …

A busy new year in Fourth class!


We recently studied volcanoes and the Romans. We all got into group and did projects about the Romans and it was great fun. We had been learning about Pompeii and we started to get really interested in volcanoes and how they work. We also did some cool art work with Ms. Brennan which was inspired …

Fourth Class hard at work!


Fourth class have been working hard over the last month! We had great fun on science week doing lots of experiments. We made sail cars and catapults. We also did an experiment with a spider. We filled  basin with water and we put two sticks as poles standing in the basin and placed the spider …

Fourth class News


A month ago we collected conkers. We made holes in the conkers and used string. We started to play conkers on yard. A couple of the conkers broke. It was great fun. And we also drew out hopscotch with chalk on the yard. We enjoyed playing these games. We started rugby this week,we learned to …