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Narnia

4th Class studied ‘The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe’ by C.S.Lewis over the last number of weeks. They really enjoyed entering the magical universe and did a lot of lovely activities to go with it. Here are some pictures of the work they did.    


Snow in Ransboro!

4th Class had a lot of fun in the snow yesterday! Take a look at the pictures.


An Nollaig 2018

The children in 4th Class have been learning the Irish language version of the  Nativity  ‘An Nollaig’ the last two weeks. They performed the drama for 2nd Class and 3rd Class. They also wrote the story ‘as gaeilge’ and drew and painted a beautiful crib scene. Hope you all have a lovely Christmas and a well deserved break!


Sewing in 4th Class 2018

The children started sewing in 4th Class. First they learned how to ‘backstitch’. Once they had all mastered that skill, they could start on their art piece. They traced a hand print from either their grandparents or parents. They then drew that hand print onto hessian material. They threaded their needles and started to back-stitch the outline of the hand onto the material. Afterwards they
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‘Africa’ as Gaeilge- 4th Class Audio

As part of our study of Africa, 4th Class have been learning the Africa-Toto Irish language version of the song. They did really well learning some of the difficult lines and sounded brilliant. Here is a recording of them singing it in class. They loved performing it at assembly! Well done 4th Class!! They also did projects in groups based on -South Africa, -Kenya
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Marble Run

Marble Run Blog Post by Sarah and Oisín In school we discussed how to make marble runs, and looked at photo’s to give us ideas. We talked about ways we could slow down the marble while it was moving through the run. Some examples were : Funnels, bumps and slight slants in the tubes. The rules were that the marble had to run 2
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Parke’s Castle Tour

The review of Parkes castle by Tadhg and Zack We went on a school tour to Parke’s Castle on the 18th of September. Before we went to Parks castle we watched a few a few videos and did a bit of studying about the castle with teacher. When we arrived our tour guide brought us into the courtyard where we got to go on
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4th Class School Tour

Yesterday, the 25th of June, we went on our school tour to Donegal Adventure Centre. Here are some photos of our day away.    


Teddy Making

4th Class finished their sewing project. Have a look at the beautiful teddies that were made!


Sewing in the Sun

4th Class made the most of the sun last week and brought their sewing project outside. They have started to make teddies. I can’t wait to see the finished product!