Today we were very fortunate to have Colm Brophy TD visit our school to talk to the teachers and students about his work as a TD, his plans for Tallaght and in education. Mr Brophy spoke to the 4th, 5th and 6th classes about what a TD does and some 6th class students asked Mr […]
Last week, John from the Irish Woodturner’s Guild came to show the 4th, 5th and 6th classes how wooden toys, bowls, lamps and lots of other useful objects are made through woodturning. It was very interesting to watch him create spinning tops and toys out of wood using the woodturning machine. Have a look at […]
Below are audio files for the Hosanna Rock songs that the girls will be learning for the Nativity Play. Try to practise the words and actions at home!
The Carol Service will take place on Friday 15th December at 11am in the church. Junior Infants will star in Hosanna Rock! Notes will be sent home soon with the children’s parts and the lines/songs they need to know. The opening song is called Hosanna Rock. There is an audio clip below. We have started […]
This week’s sounds are g and o. Can you think of words that begin with these sounds?
We all had lots of fun on the last day of the first term dressing up for Halloween. All classes attended a Halloween assembly. The annual homemade costume competition proved very successful, with the girls of St. Kevin’s once again blowing us away with their homemade, recycled creations! Have a look through some of the […]
Welcome back from the Halloween break! This week’s sounds are m and d. What can you find that begins with these sounds?
St. Kevin’s was a colourful and exciting place on Friday 27th October as the girls came to school in all sorts of Halloween costumes! In Junior Infants we had witches, princesses, superheroes, queens, pumpkins and many more brilliant costumes! Well done to Ciara O’Reilly who won the prize for best homemade costume in Junior Infants. […]
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. […]
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 http://primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/Greece.html http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/explore/countries/greece/#greece-ruins-night.jpg Ancient Greece https://www.bbc.co.uk/education/topics/z87tn39 http://www.the-map-as-history.com/demos/tome09/1-ancient_greece_demo.php http://www.channel4learning.com/sites/essentials///history/units/greeks_bi.shtml http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/primaryhistory/ancient_greeks/greek_world/ The Olympic Games http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/athens_games/index.htm Greek Gods and Goddesses http://www.historyforkids.net/ancient-greek-gods.html Search engines for kids Remember to ask permission before searching the […]