Hair-Raising! 2nd Class (Peadar’s)

2nd Class electricity experiments today made some pupils hair stand on end – literally. Pupils rubbed balloons off their hair to study the effects of static electricity, though it worked better with some hair. Boys and girls also looked at the effects of electricty on water flow.

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D7ET Archivist, November 14, 2014

2nd Class Egyptian Poem (Peadar’s 2nd Class)

I would like to ride on a camel and see Cleopatra. She was one of the most elegant princesses The Egyptians built huge tombs, but the Scorpion King took over. He had a powerful bite. Where the Sphinx sat down. Sail away on the Suez Canal on a felucca Land of The Mummy’s Curse. Bodies […]

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D7ET Archivist, November 14, 2014

2nd Class Grangegorman Visit

2nd Class Visit Grangegorman Builiding Grangegorman building is over 200 years old. When first built, it was used as a prison. We visited some of the cells downstairs. The guards could see all of the prisoners at once when they stood on the stairs. After that, Grangegorman was used as a mental asylum. It only […]

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D7ET Archivist, November 14, 2014