Tag Archives: English

Summer Holidays 2018

Here are some fun games to play during the summer. Our holidays start on Tuesday 26th of June at 12.30pm and we return to school on Monday 3rd September 2018 at 9.00am.
Happy holidays!

Fun for the Summer:
Maths Games:
Multiplication Times Tables … Continue reading

Posted in School | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Write a Book 2018

Congratulations to our three Write a Book Winners this year. Our fantastic trio travelled to the Galmont Hotel in Galway to receive their prizes. They had all worked so hard on their individual books and were worthy winners, representing Clontuskert … Continue reading

Posted in School | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Skype in the Classroom with Jennifer Nolan of OPS

Today we took part in Skype in the Classroom with Jennifer Nolan of the Ocean Preservation Society in Maine, USA.

We learnt so much about sea turtles, sharks and why it is so important to preserve marine life for the future. … Continue reading

Posted in School | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Congratulations Write a Book Winners and Highly Commended

Congratulations to Clontuskert’s Write a Book Winners and Highly Commended students. The Winners in each class group will be invited to the Galmont Hotel (Radisson Blu) in Galway for the presentation on Tuesday March 20th 2018 to celebrate their win … Continue reading

Posted in School | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Teddy Bears’ Picnic

Today the Junior room went on a Teddy Bears’ Picnic. We read stories to our favourite teddies and shared our yummy treats with them. We sat on lovely picnic blankets and cushions. We had a great time!

Posted in School | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Write a Book with Georg

Georg is the mascot of Ms. Maerz’s class in Germany. Yesterday he went to the Write a Book with me. We left Clontuskert at half past five. We arrived at 6.10pm as there was bad traffic in Galway city. We … Continue reading

Posted in Creative Writing | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Write a Book 2017

Congratulations to Clontuskert’s four Write a Book Winners for 2017. There were some amazing entrants this year and the standard of writing was very high. The Award Ceremony took place in the Radisson Blu Hotel in Galway this evening. 
As you … Continue reading

Posted in Creative Writing | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

”Knights of the Borrowed Dark”

Today 3rd, 4th, 5th & 6th class went to Ballinasloe Library where we met author Dave Rudden.
Dave’s first novel ‘Knights of the Borrowed Dark’ was announced as the selection for One Book One Dublin and is currently being adapted for … Continue reading

Posted in School | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Students and Writers of the Week

Congratulations to our Students and Writers of the Week. They are all working very hard here in Clontuskert and we are very proud of them. Well done!

Posted in School | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Summer 2016

Here are some fun games to play during the summer. Our holidays start on Thursday 30th of June at 12.30pm and we return to school on Thursday 1st of September 2016 at 9.00am. Happy holidays!
Download our calendar for 2016/2017 here. … Continue reading

Posted in English, Gaeilge, History, School, Science | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment