Category: Science

Design and build a Sailboat
Design and build a Sailboat

We have been learning about floating and sinking and how boats float.

We made some amazing boats from recyclable materials …

Discover Primary Science and Maths STEM Award 2022
Discover Primary Science and Maths STEM Award 2022

We are absolutely delighted to have been awarded:

Well done to all the students, teachers and parents of Scoil Chaitríona …

Beach Safari 2022
Beach Safari 2022

Low tide and beautiful weather this morning!

We headed to the beach for a very exciting beach safari.

We have …

Design and Make an Aquarium
Design and Make an Aquarium

We have learned a lot about the sea, and about sea creatures.

We have designed and made our own aquaria.  …

Water Cycle and Making Clouds
Water Cycle and Making Clouds

We are learning about the Water Cycle.

Here are some links to help us learn:

We have been learning about …

Chalk Drawings
Chalk Drawings

We are talking about things that live in the sea.

Today we made lovely chalk drawings of all these creatures.…

Mopping up Spills:  Checking Absorbency
Mopping up Spills: Checking Absorbency

We wanted to check different materials to see which material would be best to mop up spills.

Here is what …

Plants Drink Water
Plants Drink Water

We know that plants drink water.  We had a look at how celery soaks up water.

We used different coloured …

Fruit and Vegetable Tasting Day
Fruit and Vegetable Tasting Day

Today each student in Room 9 brought one piece of fruit and one piece of vegetable to school.

We spent …

Floating Our Boats
Floating Our Boats

We have been talking about floating and sinking and about how boats float.

We made some incredible boats at home, …