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Construction Projects

Some  of the construction projects completed by children from Juniors to 6th  in  Learning Support.  

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Singing Glasses

Every class was involved in Science Week. One of the many, many science experiments this week was the singing glasses. Rubbing the rim of the glass with your wet finger produces an eerie sound. Does extra water make the pitch go … Continue reading

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Mountain Walk to Lough Curra

Mr. Clarke  organised a moderately challenging hill walk to Lough Curra in the Galtee (or Galty?) Mountains on Saturday, 17th of October. Eight fit young lads, all from 6th class, took part. They were accompanied by Mr. Clarke and Mr Donovan.In … Continue reading

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The Air Rocket

6th Class and Resource. This is not one to be tried at home. A plastic bottle with a small amount of water and a large amount of air is attached to a compressor. When the pressure is to great for the modified … Continue reading

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Tensions mount as Mr. Clarke calls the questions and pupils try to identify correct answers in the Resource room. .

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Resource Room: 6th Class Balloon Art.

Some 6th Class boys demonstrated their hand-eye co-ordination skills with these fine examples of balloon modelling. .

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Resource Room

Busy fingers hard at work adding final touches to Junior Meccano Forklift.

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