Last week was Engineers Week in Ireland, which was a nationwide event that sought to promote engineering activities and careers to young people in Ireland. To celebrate the week the 2nd and 3rd classes were given the option of completing a small engineering project in place of some of their normal homework. On Friday the 8th […]
This week is Engineers Week, a nationwide event that seeks to promote engineering activities and careers to young people in Ireland. This week in St. Kevin’s GNS, the 2nd and 3rd classes will be given the option of completing a small engineering project in place of some of their normal homework. On Friday the 8th […]
Well done to Amelia in 3rd Class who won the regional finals in her category of the Credit Union Art Competition. Her painting now goes through to the national finals! Well done Amelia!
Third Class have been participating in an eTwinning project over the last few months. eTwinning is an online community for schools in Europe and offers a platform for children and schools across many European countries to communicate, collaborate, develop projects, share and, in short, feel and be part of an exciting learning community in Europe. […]
This week was Science Week across Ireland and to celebrate classes in St. Kevin’s took part in lots of Science-related activities! Here are some examples of the wonderful activities taking place in the school this week. Junior Infants and Senior Infants baked cupcakes in Aistear, examining the change in food when exposed to heat. They […]
Here are some useful websites to help you with your Spain projects. Remember if you are looking something up on Google, make sure you write ‘_____ for kids’ . This will help you to find information that is easy to read and appropriate. Also, if you need another copy of the Project Outline, click here: Spain […]
As part of Coding Week and Maths Week, we were delighted to welcome Roisin and Amanda from IT Tallaght to St. Kevin’s on Friday the 12th October to facilitate two coding sessions using cool circuit boards called Microbits. The girls in 3rd and 5th class coded the Microbits to display a variety of words and […]
The after-school coding club in St. Kevin’s GNS has been taking place this term for 3rd & 4th class students with the girls learning the basics of block code, circuits and robotics over the past few weeks. The aim of the club is to promote STEM in the school and give students a basic understanding in […]
Third class recently learnt aboutFionn McCumhaill and the Salmon of Knowledge. In response to the famous Irish Legend, they made their own fish using clay and paint over the past two weeks. They’re fin-tastic! Check them out here!