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Podcasting in Rang VI

This year in Rang VI we decided to do some Podcasting. We started by making a Word of the Day Podcast. We posted on a platform called SoundCloud. Three pupils per day participate in creating the podcast – two presenters and a sound engineer. We use Audacity to record the podcast. We also occasionally use the Garageband App. We did a special Podcast featuring
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Visit to Strandhill Airport

The pupils and staff of The Glen went on a trip to Strandhill Airport today. The trip was organised as part of our work on an airport theme for the past few weeks. This, in turn, was part of our overall school theme of Transport for the month of November. Pupils got a chance to put into action all of the things that they
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Christmas Cup Tree

The pupils and staff in The Glen have spent the last couple of weeks creating a special Christmas Tree. The tree is made from plastic cups which are glued to circles of corrugated plastic. All of the cups were first covered in different shades of green, using tissue paper and crepe paper. We cut out different sizes of circles of corrugated plastic and glued
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Spring Flowers

Pupils from The Glen have been doing some work about Spring.They made some Spring flowers using painted handprints which they really enjoyed. They then cut out the flowers, stems and leaves and displayed them on the wall.


Old Mac Donald

We’ve been singing along to this version of the Old Mac Donald song this week. Sing along to it at home.


Dear Zoo

We are working on the story “Dear Zoo” by Rod Campbell at the moment. It teaches about animals in the zoo and gives them descriptive characteristics. Here is a video of the story:


Little Bo Peep

We are doing work on the nursery rhyme Little Boo Peep this week. This is a nice animated version of the rhyme to look at.


The Story of Cinderella

We are doing some work on the story of Cinderella this week. Here is a nice animated version of the story to look at.


Rosie’s Walk

We are doing the story of “Rosie’s Walk” this week. Talk about the story at home.


Miss Polly Had A Dolly

This is a new rhyme that we are doing in class this week.