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We love Robotics in Clontuskert. 1st and 2nd class participate in the Junior FIRST LEGO League and 5th and 6th in the FIRST LEGO League each year. Check out this video of a spider robot made by one of our … Continue reading

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1916 Proclamation Day Tuesday 15th March 2016

The 1916 Proclamation Day was a very special day of commemoration in Clontuskert.
We began at 12.30pm in the school hall.
There was a presentation of our school project on 1916, Irish music, song and dance followed by the raising of the … Continue reading

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Clontuskert’s Green School Travel Rap

Check out our Green School Travel Rap.This rap was written by the students from 1st to 6th class and is performed here by all of the students from Junior Infants to 6th class.
Thanks to Ms. Eimil Scott, our Green Schools … Continue reading

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Christmas Play Music

The Christmas Concert for St. Augustine’s will take place on Tuesday 22nd December at 11.00am in the school hall. School will finish with a half day once the Junior and Senior Plays are finished.
The Senior room will perform a … Continue reading

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Go Pro from the Grand Canyon

In June 2013, a group of friends launched a weather balloon a few miles from Tuba City, Arizona. The amazing footage was found two years later by an Arizona hiker. Enjoy the video of our launch preparations, video footage, and … Continue reading

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Amhrán na Farraige

Inniu bhíomar ag obair ar an t-amhrán, Amhrán na Farraige le Lisa Hannigan. Tá an t-amhrán seo ón scannán, ‘Song of the Sea’. Bain taitneamh as!

Idir ann is idir as
Idir thuaidh is idir theas
Idir thiar is idir thoir
Idir am … Continue reading

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Spanish Film to promote SHAPE

As you know this week we have visitors from our four partner schools in the Comenius Project.

Here is the lipdub the Spanish prepared in the school of Calles to promote SHAPE.

The Partner schools include two schools in England, a school … Continue reading

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Comenius Visitors to Clontuskert

This week sees eighteen students and twelve teachers from our Comenius partner schools in France, Spain and England visit Clontuskert. They arrive on Monday and will leave Ballinasloe on Thursday. We will host them in Clontuskert school on Tuesday and … Continue reading

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World War 1 and Ireland

To help us put World War and Ireland’s role into context we have been watching some of these films.

This one tells us about Home Rule in Ireland during WW1.

This is footage taken after the 1916 Rising showing Dublin following the … Continue reading

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Irish Oscar Nomination

Congratulations to the Cartoon Saloon from Kilkenny who have been nominated for an Oscar for Best Animated Feature. What a beautiful animation! It will be released in Ireland in March 2015.
Thanks to Mr. O Riordan who sent us the … Continue reading

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