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Mindfulness with 6th Class

This year all of us in  6th class  are doing a Mindfulness course with the 6th class teachers. I was in the first group chosen to do this class. We do it in the Sensory Room every Monday afternoon. We sit on our Yoga mats and close our eyes. We listen to relaxing music and our teacher talks us through calming strategies that help us to feel very peaceful and chilled. Every Monday I look forward to our  mindfulness yoga.  Sometimes I do the yoga at night before I go to bed. By...
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RTE’s Gerry Murphy Visited Our School

RTE’s Gerry Murphy Visited Our Sch...

Gerry Murphy, RTE meteorologist, came into our school on the 19th of June 2017 to see the 6th class projects based on the school’s Raspberry Pi Weather station. Ms. Ryan’s class made an information board about the weather station. This had information like the green house effect, clouds, weather balloons and lots more. Some other students from Mr. Maguire’s class were there too. We had lots of questions for Gerry Murphy. We asked him what sort of equations do meteorologists use to predict the weather, what does it take to become a meteorologist, why does...
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Sixth Class Trip to Tallaght Village

Sixth Class Trip to Tallaght Village

Last week the pupils in Ms. Stack’s sixth class took Difi with them when they visited two of Tallaght’s oldest churches. First, they visited St. Maelruan’s Church and Cemetery. St. Maelruan founded his monastery in Tallaght in the 8th century. The tower of St. Maelruan’s Church dates back to the 15th or 16th century and the present church was built beside it in 1829. St. Dominic founded the Dominican order in 1216. The Dominican Order came to Tallaght in 1855 and founded St. Mary’s Priory. It became a college for training priests and is still...
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The Christopher Columbus Story

The Christopher Columbus Story

This  video is about the Journeys and life of Christopher Columbus. It also includes  his childhood and all his dreams in life of becoming an explorer. [vimeo]https://vimeo.com/90312103[/vimeo] Christopher Columbus’s life was hard but he was really lucky because he hadn’t got enough money to buy the things for his journey so he made an agreement with spain.Linda and Sophie from Mr. Maguire’s class recorded this video biography ....
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Josh Our Spelling Bee

Josh Our Spelling Bee

I was nominated from my class to compete In The Easons Spelling Bee on Thursday last. I went to the event with my mam. We registered and my mam told them my name and my school- Sacred Heart SNS. We went to the back of the room where I was playing with puzzles 10 minutes before the Spelling Bee started I got a drink then we sat down, they called numbers 1-20 I was number 53 then they called 21-40 after that they called 41-60 I walked up and sat down we had a practise round first my word was glitter. It didn’t matter if it was wrong or right but I spelled it right the...