Oíche Shamhna

On Friday 22 October, we had our annual dress up day in D7ET. Our regular students and staff were nowhere to be seen, as an array of zombies, werewolves, witches, ghosts, dominoes and even a portaloo turned up in their place. James from 5th class has put together this fantastic video showcasing the amazing costumes […]

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Ciara Friel, December 16, 2021

Third Class Puppet Shows

We had great fun making sock puppets in third class. First, we planned our designs and chose materials. Then, we started gluing and sewing. Everyone’s sock puppet ended up being very unique and creative – we designed animals and soccer players, made-up creatures and even a teacher. The sock puppets were so full of character […]

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Sarah Graham, December 1, 2021

Sarah’s Third Class History Projects

Sarah’s third class researched The Stone Age in October and created some fantastic projects. The standard of projects was so high in the class! Pupils presented their projects to the class and the variety of project presentation kept it interesting . We got to see models of Stone Age homes, monuments and tools. Some pupils […]

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Sarah Graham, November 10, 2021

Friendship Week 2021

Last week in D7ET, we had fun celebrating Friendship Week. Children explored how to be a good friend through a variety of creative means, and shared their learning at outdoor assemblies. Well done everyone! Ní neart go cur le chéile. What makes a good friend? . Collaborative artwork . Yard games . Assemblies . Veronica’s […]

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Ciara Friel, October 6, 2021

Active Week 2021

Well done to everyone for making Active Week so much fun this year. We kicked off on Monday with fun activities such as frisbee, athletics and boxing. On Tuesday, Padraig invited us all to Grangegorman where the whole school participated in his fantastic fun stations, incorporating everything from dance to Tug-of-War to dodgeball. Michael and […]

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Ruth Fitzgerald, June 29, 2021

World Book Day 2021

This year, World Book Day was like no other in D7ET…our younger classes were in school to celebrate the day while our older classes had to muster up a lot of creativity and enthusiasm to celebrate from home. Regardless of the circumstances, our pupils showed once again just how much they love books.  3rd – 6th class […]

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Ruth Fitzgerald, March 5, 2021

Intercultural Day 2021

We celebrated Intercultural Day with a difference this week! Children across all classes marked the day at home by exploring music, artwork, dance, story, language and food. Have a look at the pictures and videos below to get a taste of the different activities that took place. . おみごと!Bravo! Maith sibh! ¡Bien hecho! Dobrá práca! […]

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Ciara Friel, January 29, 2021

Season’s Greetings!

Over the past month, the children have been busy creating some truly beautiful artwork. We hope that you enjoy looking at it. Well done to all of our budding artists – what talent! Beannachtaí na féile oraibh go léir!

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Ciara Friel, December 22, 2020

Useful links for information about nutrition and exercise for children

A few weeks ago, as part of out Active School Flag renewal, we conducted a survey among parents/ guardians and children regarding physical activity and education. It was suggested that the school could provide some information around exercise and nutrition. Children should be getting 60 minutes of exercise per day and while they will get […]

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Ruth Fitzgerald, December 15, 2020