Category Archives: 6th Class Blog

Blog Update #10

Student Lesson – Zoe: it was the turn of Zoe F. to give her student lesson to the class. She decided to teach what she knows – fuel! She gave a great lesson on the various products they sell in their store. Who knew there were so many different typed of coal?! There were plenty of questions for Zoe after the presentation and she

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Blog Update #9

Pancakes: It was pancake Tuesday this week. Mr. Scully bought pancake mix and while we were learning the tin whistle Daniel and Bobby cooked the pancakes for us. The pancakes were delicious; some people put lemon, sugar or chocolate spread on their pancakes. Chess: 6th class are going to be teaching 3rd, 4th and 5th class how to play chess. There is a chess tournament

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Blog Update #8

PE – Basketball: we have just completed a 6 week basketball programme for PE. The main thing we learned is that we hadn’t a clue how to play basketball before this! Now we can safely say we know what ‘double dribbling’ is and what ‘traveling’ is. We did many different dribbling, passing, pivoting and shooting drills and had plenty of matches to perfect our

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Blog Update #7

Art – Portraits: this week in we have been learning how to draw portraits. Once you have the guidelines in place the rest is pretty easy. We practiced making male and female faces. We also got to draw our partners face but it was very hard to sit still and not laugh while modelling! We created a final display with our work called ‘Let’s

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Blog Update #6

Buddy Reading + Art in our Room: usually our class head down to the Junior Infant room for Buddy Reading on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays. On the last Buddy Reading session before Christmas the Junior Infants were brave enough to come up the stairs to visit us in our own room. We did Christmas Art with them and it was great fun! Student Lesson

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