Seachtain na Gaeilge

  There were many events in the school for seachtain na gaeilge this year, only a sample of which are featured here.   We can see 6th Class performing for parents and taking part ina Tra na gCeist with them.   Marie’s 2nd Class performed a play in Irish, with songs and costume.   Musical […]

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D7ET Archivist, March 30, 2012

Skip Hop

To wind up for the Easter term, D7ET held a two day skipping event in the school. Skip Hop (an English skipping teaching company) put pupils through their paces with a series of classes. Pupils of all ages took part, practicing both individual skills and participating in  team games.  To finish up, children were chosen […]

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D7ET Archivist, March 30, 2012

Under Pressure

6th Class Worked on some experiments today to investigate air pressure and aerodynamics.  This involved taping balloons to strings and throwing paper aeroplanes around the yard. The planes were not as effective as hoped- D7ET pupils are obviously too well-behaved to have practiced this in the past. AIR SCIENCE EXPERIMENTS INVESTIGATION PROCESS PREDICT RESULT ACTUAL […]

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D7ET Archivist, March 2, 2012

That Nupper Has a Weird Nose: World Book Day 2012

This year, D7ET opted to mix classes about to celebrate the event. 6th Class visited Patricia’s 1st, reading their own particular favourite stories from their that age-group. In a half-hour session, most 1st Class boys and girls heard at least five stories. Fionnuala’s Junior Infant Class brought in their own recommendations, as the pictures show. […]

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D7ET Archivist, March 1, 2012