Maria Walsh MEP, Senator Micháel Carrigy and Deputy Joe Flaherty visited our school as part of our Blue Star Award which recognises the importance of the European Union in the lives of children in primary school. They told us all about the important work that is carried out in the European Union.
Today the pupils in 3rd and 4th were treated to a webinar with Jo Brennan from the Wexford Education Centre. Jo told the pupils magical stories all about Christmas.
3rd and 4th Class made some wonderful artwork using pastels and silhouettes of black card. Fantastic contrasting artwork. Maith sibh!
Nuala Madigan from The Irish Peatland Conservation Council visited 3rd & 4th class to conduct a 'Bogs in the Classroom' heritage workshop.
The hands-on workshop included
- making a ‘bog in a bottle’,
- Bogland Flora identification and making bog plant dials,
- Bogland Fauna including identifying live freshwater invertebrates,
- Bogland archaeology.
Trip to Corlea Trackway in Kenagh