Category Archives: Maths

Learning with Mr. Murphy!

We are having so much fun with our student teacher, Mr. Murphy! We started our day with PE and then did some number work. Check back for more updates soon!

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Numicon comes to an end…

Senior Infants had their last Numicon session – for the time being – on Friday. We will take a break and have another block of classes in the third term. The boys loved learning about numbers in such a different … Continue reading

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6th class see Numicon in action!

The boys from 6th class came to visit us today expecting to be asked to help the younger boys with some work. However things didn’t pan out quite as they expected! The Senior Infants are seasoned pros when it comes … Continue reading

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Senior Infants: Numicon

A group of senior infant children get some “hands-on” experience in Numeracy using the Numicon tiles and pegs. This is a great learning experience on so many levels and enjoyed by all.  

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Discover Primary Science & Maths award 2015/2016

Today we proudly received the Discover Primary Science &  Maths Award from Science Foundation Ireland. It is a really nice looking plaque and will be proudly hung on the hall! Discover Primary Science and Maths (DPSM) is the national programme, … Continue reading

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Maths mobile workshop with the Lifetime Lab

Staff from the Lifetime Lab visited yesterday to give pupils in the senior classes the opportunity to engage in a variety of Maths problems. Boys had to follow instructions and work together to solve a variety of challenging problems. It … Continue reading

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5th class exhibit in RDS Primary Science Fair in Mary Immaculate College on Friday 15th of January


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Will it float or will it sink? Junior Infants will let you know!

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Junior Infants were very busy working in their classroom this morning. They were working as scientists! They learned all about floating and sinking and they even carried out an experiment to test a range of objects to see which items … Continue reading

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Science Week in Fourth Class

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Fourth Class were extremely busy for science week. Here is a summary of some of the activities they were involved in. (i) Boys with their “Boole2School” certificates.  On the 2nd November, UCC organised a national day of logic, encouraging all … Continue reading

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Simple Circuits in Senior Infants

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Senior infants had great fun this week designing simple circuits. Check out some of the photos.

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