Category: Science

Rocket Shapes
Rocket Shapes

We are learning all about 2D and 3D shapes.

In Space Week we are putting our learning into practice.

We …

Foam Rockets
Foam Rockets

It is Space Week so we have made foam rockets.

We used radiator insulation foam, duct tape, and card for …

Space Week 2021
Space Week 2021

Watch out for lots of Space Week activities from all classes at Scoil Chaitríona Junior this week.

Here are some …

Learning about Insulation
Learning about Insulation

We have been talking about houses and how to keep them nice and warm inside.  We needed to find out …

Autumn leaves
Autumn leaves

Junior Infants went out hunting for different autumn coloured leaves today that we will use for art. We talked about …

Looking at Fingerprints
Looking at Fingerprints

Each of us is unique.

We each have our own talents and abilities.

We each look different.

We are very …

Coding with Bee Bots
Coding with Bee Bots

We are learning to code.

We use Bee Bots to practise going forwards and backwards and turning left and right.…

Materials Pass the Parcel 2021
Materials Pass the Parcel 2021

We learned lots about different kinds of materials:

Can you recognise materials that are: transparent, translucent or opaque; hard or …

Making Houses
Making Houses

We are talking about all sorts of different houses and the materials that are used to build them.

Today we …

Launcing Projectiles (Rockets)
Launcing Projectiles (Rockets)

We launched our air powered projectiles (rockets) today.  It was very exciting.…