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Learn Together Displays

It was with a heavy heart that Susan took down our Sikhism display from outside Fionnuala’s office, but she replaced it with a Passover one, and then with a Judaism one, so she got over it! Even though we didn’t learn all about Islam this year, we did learn about Ramadan. So, watch this space […]

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Susan Bailey, April 30, 2021

Incredible Edibles #2 – Gardening with Gareth

We had great fun today with Gareth, Senan and Daire’s Dad. He’s a horticulturalist, so he came in to help us plant out our Incredible Edibles seedlings. We didn’t mind that it was raining, as that was good for our freshly planted-out plants. Here are some photos of the fun we had. Thanks Gareth!

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Susan Bailey, April 30, 2021

A trip to the Phoenix Park

On 19th April, Ruth’s 6th class had the pleasure of being joined by Paul Rouse for a historical tour of the Phoenix Park. We stopped off en route in Arbour Hill cemetery, where we learned about the signatories of the proclamation and about JFK’s visit in 1963. We then made our way to the entrance […]

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Ruth Fitzgerald, April 20, 2021

March in Room 2

We are delighted to be back together in the classroom! Here is a taste of what we have been up to. Enjoying World Book Day . Reading to the bears . Fabulous finger painting . Working together to cross the “river” with stepping stones . Splitting up sets of 5 . Hard at work in […]

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Ciara Friel, March 16, 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

First Class Recycled Robots

One of the home learning activities that Maria’s First Class did last week was to make robots out of recycled materials! The children really outdid themselves with this task. They used plastic, paper, carboard, tin, tinfoil, buttons, lids, toilet roll tubes, string and more. Check out the pictures below to see some of the incredible […]

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Maria Mannion, February 8, 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