Primary Science Fair

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Last Thursday Sixth class had the opportunity to present a project at the Primary Science Fair at the BT Young Scientists Exhibition in the RDS. Their project ‘Microbes in the Classroom: How Clean is Your Classroom?’ examined and measured the amount of micro-organisms found on commonly-touched classroom surfaces. The experiment found that the classroom telephone […]

6th class debate

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Over the past few weeks some of the 6th class girls have been learning about debating and participating in after-school debating with Ms Kenny and Ms Norton. Last Thursday these girls debated the topic on ‘Children under 14 should not be allowed on social media’ with 4th, 5th and 6th class and their teachers present. […]

6th Class Crests

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The sixth class girls have spent the last few weeks designing and stitching individual crests using felt, fabric and other materials. Each crest represents important things and interests to the girl who designed it and lots of time was spent carefully stitching and embroidering them. Well done girls on your hard work!

Science Week Activities in 4th, 5th and 6th

Posted Posted in Fifth Class, Ms. Kenny, Ms. Monahan, Sixth class

Last week St. Kevin’s GNS celebrated Science Week which promotes Science and Science-related careers to children, teenagers and adults in Ireland. As well as participating in a variety of science experiments and activities throughout the week, the senior classes took part in a ‘Science Carousel Afternoon’, which comprised of four fun and collaborative experiments. These […]

St. Kevin’s to Major Tom….

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Nadine in sixth class had the fantastic opportunity today to attend the Tallaght Community School’s conversation with Astronaut Paolo Nespoli, who is currently on board the International Space Station. Nadine even had the opportunity to ask a question on stage to Dr. Nora Patton, who is set to be the first Irish astronaut in 2022. […]

Sixth class project resources – Greece

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Here is a list of websites that might be useful when researching for your Greece projects. Click on the links to open the websites. Greece Ancient Greece The Olympic Games   Greek Gods and Goddesses   Search engines for kids Remember to ask permission before searching the […]

Sixth Class Tour

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Sixth Class recently had the opportunity today to visit the National History Museum on Kildare St. to participate to learn about the peatlands of Ireland, their preserving nature and the artefacts discovered in them. It was incredibly interesting. To find out more about the artefacts plase visit the National Museum’s website below     […]