Category Archives: Green Schools

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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Investigating Native Irish Tree Species at the Front of our School

The Green Schools Committee counted the trees around the green area at the front of our school. There are around 90 to 100 trees in our woodland area. With the help of tree guides from The National Tree Council we … Continue reading

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Our New Bug Hotel

The Green School Committee were busy building our new bug hotel in the school courtyard garden.

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New Habitats and Biodiversity Trail in our School Garden!

The pupils and staff at Scoil Aonghusa Junior are working hard to get the fifth green flag on biodiversity. We want to promote and help biodiversity as we have learned how important it is! We have created new habitats and … Continue reading

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Spring Clean and Walk on Wednesday Launch during Biodiversity Week

Here are some picture of the events:

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Biodiversity Trip to Phoenix Park and The Ark

Second class pupils went on a nature walk through Phoenix park woodland area and then off to The Ark to watch an amazing performance all about bees. The pupils learned about the importance and the characteristics of the bumble bee, … Continue reading

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Green Schools Biodiversity Assembly

During Biodiversity Week pupils spoke about projects they were working on, Junior infants spoke about the importance of Bees! Senior infants did a poem on tadpoles, a story about Rosie’s Walk and Giraffes facts! First class did fun facts about … Continue reading

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Junior Infants Make Bird feeders!

Here are some photos of junior infants doing one of their biodiversity projects. They wish to attract new birds to our school grounds. Their lovely designs can be seen hanging from the trees at the front of the school in … Continue reading

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Garbo Productions:Cluck Cluck and the Crafty Fairies Performance

Margaret Bergin came to visit our school to teach the pupils about recycling. The pupils really enjoyed the workshop. Remember always throw your litter in the bin and recycle when it is possible! Be Green! Here are some photos:

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Biodiversity Visit to the Zoo!

Biodiversity Learning about animals that live in the Zoo. Pupils visited the farm and learned about Irish animals they then visited The African Planes and learned about animals that live in the African Savannah. Here are some photos:

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