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Special Green Flag Assembly

To celebrate all the work that the children have put into working towards our sixth green flag, Ms Reilly organised a special assembly on Friday 9th March. In the assembly we reminded everyone of the different concepts we had explored … Continue reading

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Scoil Aonghusa Junior working towards 6th Green flag!

This year, the children of Scoil Aonghusa Junior have been very busy working towards their 6th green flag- ‘Global Citizenship, Litter and Waste’. The children have been busy exploring themes such as: Fairtrade The children explored how everyday items are … Continue reading

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Discover Primary Science – D053- Step 2- Technology (I.C.T.)- Using iPads in our School

I.C.T. in Scoil Aonghusa Junior In Scoil Aonghusa Junior we have a class set of iPad’s. Each week pupils get a chance to use the iPad’s to do computer based projects such as Scratch. Scratch teaches the children to learn … Continue reading

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Discover Primary Science- D053 – Step 3 – Engineering – Attend Event during Engineers’ Week- Senior Infant visit to Imaginosity- Circuits!

Senior Infants visited Imaginosity during Engineers Week to learn all about electricity and electrical circuits. They really enjoyed the day. Here are some photos of their tour:

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Discover Primary Science- D053 – Step 1 – Invite a Science Speaker to your School- The Moon and Sixpence Theatre

Strand: Environmental Awareness and Care Here at Scoil Aonghusa we have been taking part in the Green School’s initiative for over a decade now. We take looking after the world around us very seriously indeed! The school has just been … Continue reading

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Discover Primary Science- D053- Step 1 – Visit a Discover Centre – Junior Infant trip to the Zoo

On Wednesday the 22nd of March junior infants went on their first school tour to the zoo to learn about animals. They learned a lot about different animals that live in the African Savannah. They had a guide from Dublin … Continue reading

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Discover Primary Science – D053 – Step 5- Show and Tell-Science Day in Scoil Aonghusa Junior

Science Day at Scoil Aonghusa Junior On Tuesday the 28th of April 2017, Scoil Aonghusa Junior held its biennial science day. Parents and members of the local community were invited to the school to see science demonstrations,experiments and investigations that … Continue reading

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Paiseann Faiseann – Seachtain na Gaeilge

Mr Ó Neachtain’s 2nd Class were busy learning new Irish phrases in Irish to do with their clothes and used the catwalk to put their Irish into action. Click here to see how they got on.

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Discover Primary Science – D053 – Step 1 & 3 & 4- Science & Engineering & Maths-How to Design a Boat to Float! – Mr O’ Neachtain’s Second Class

DESIGN A BOAT – Engineering and Design Mr Ó Neachtain’s 2nd Class were busy designing a boat that would stay up in water. We also experimented with adding passengers to our boats in the form of peas and the children … Continue reading

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10@10 in Scoil Aonghusa Junior

Ms. Buckley led our children in some fitness routines as part of the R.T.E. operation transformation school’s initiative. We had lots of fun and the children enjoyed getting their teachers to work up a sweat. Parents your children have been … Continue reading

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