Category: Science

Hearing Sound in Space
Hearing Sound in Space

On Earth there is air all around us.  Gases like Oxygen, Carbon Dioxide, Hydrogen, Nitrogen float all around us.  When …

Dancing Ghosts – Static Electricity
Dancing Ghosts – Static Electricity

We learned about static electricity using balloons and paper. We tore some paper into very small pieces. We drew ghosts …

Pumpkin Investigating and Carving
Pumpkin Investigating and Carving

We had so much fun examining and investigating a pumpkin! We touched it, felt the ridges, looked at its stalk …

Autumn Trail
Autumn Trail

We went on a walk around our school grounds and a little down the road to find signs of autumn. …

Testing for Acids
Testing for Acids

Teacher had a red cabbage in school with her.

In a way it was a fortune telling cabbage (It could …

Making Gloop with Cornflour
Making Gloop with Cornflour

For Hallowe’en we made some lovely slimy gloop.

We mixed cornflour, water and a little red food dye to make …

Making a Colour Wheel with Food Dye
Making a Colour Wheel with Food Dye

We know how to mix colours:

There are three primary colours: red, yellow and blue.

We can mix them to …

The Puking Pumpkin
The Puking Pumpkin

Ms. Moran’s First Class hosted a “Puking Pumpkin” show for the other classes.

It was spectacular!

The poor pumpkin shouldn’t …

Ms O’Looney’s Junior Infants
Ms O’Looney’s Junior Infants

We went on a nature walk

Photo of the Moon
Photo of the Moon

We have learned fantastic and interesting facts about the moon.

There was a full moon last night.

Look at the …