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Author Visit (2nd Class Peadar)

2nd Class were lucky enough to be invited to an author meet and greet event in Dubray Books, Henry St. The class met with children’s author and illustrator, Paddy Donnelly (not to be confused with their teacher, Peadar Donnelly), who read from his latest work, Fox & Son Tailers. As well as delighting them with […]

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Peadar Donnelly, September 23, 2022

Active Week 2022

The sun came out in D7 for Active Week and we all got very active. Kicking off on Monday, the Junior Classes participated in an Obstacle Course on the front roundabout before engaging in some equestrian fun with a series of show jumps. The new yard was transformed into a beach location where the Senior […]

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Padraig Phelan, June 10, 2022

An a”may”zing May

This halfterm we have had two themes running side by side ‘Its a Wonderful World’ and ‘War and Peace’. The main focus was on WW1 – the history, the music, the poetry and the less obvious perspectives such as how women were central figures in the war effort at the time. We also looked in […]

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Niamh Brennan, June 9, 2022

Forest School

Katrina’s First Class have been enjoying Forest School sessions in our wonderful woodland in Grangegorman with Grainne.The creativity, opportunities to work together, friendships and learning that has happened in our 6 week pilot blocks has just been astounding. We are all so delighted to have been given the support from TU Dublin to make this […]

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Gráinne Gannon, May 11, 2022

A Marvellous March

Our theme for the last few weeks has been ‘The Emerald Isle’ and we have been focusing on topics pertaining to our history, our culture, our celebrations and festivals, the landscape and our language. English We have been looking at a very popular text type this half term in our English lessons. Narratives are a […]

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Niamh Brennan, March 31, 2022

Seachtain na Gaeilge 2022

Bhí Seachtain na Gaeilge gnóthach againn i D7ET i mbliana. Buíochas mór le rang a sé a d’eagraigh ranganna corpoideachais, agus a chur dráma ar siúl do na bunranganna. Bhí amhráin áille le chloisteáil ar fud na scoile. Rinne rang Niamh an-jab le Taibhsí nó Laochra, agus ba réaltaí roc iad rang Rachael nuair a […]

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Ciara Friel, March 16, 2022

World Book Day

Great fun was had across the school celebrating World Book Day. We shared our favourite books, created our own stories, did buddy reading and some of us even came to school in costume. Most importantly, we spent lots and lots of time reading!

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Ciara Friel, March 3, 2022

A Fabulous February

We have been continuing our work on the 60s over the last few weeks and I have to say that this has been one of our favourite topics so far! We are very excited to move onto our new topic this term entitled, The Emerald Isle! (The children came up with this one themselves) English […]

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Niamh Brennan, February 28, 2022