Tag Archives: Geography

Mystery Skype

Today we had a Mystery Skype in school. This is where our teachers organise a Skype Call with another teacher’s class through the Microsoft Educator Community. Each class asks questions and researches on the go to work out where the … Continue reading

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Show and Tell

Today the Junior room brought in their favourite toys to school. We enjoyed our “Show and Tell” session

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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!
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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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Map Distortion

Did you know the maps we see of the earth are actually distorted? Can you guess why?
This video will show us that Africa is a lot bigger than it appears on maps and other mind blowing facts!

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Geography of Ireland 3rd and 4th class

These are links to the work we have been doing in 3rd and 4th class.
COUNTIES OF IRELAND:
http://edware.ie/graphics/Ireland_Jigsaw_Free.html
RIVERS OF IRELAND:
We have looked at the Rivers of Ireland; Practise what we learned here;
http://www.scoilnet.ie/Rivers_of_Ireland.shtm
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Counties of Ireland

Today we have been working on the Counties of Ireland.
These are links to games to help us with our work over the next few weeks.
Use the first two on Counties of Ireland to help with tonight’s homework.
COUNTIES OF IRELAND:
http://www.osi.ie/en/alist/online-game-counties.aspx
http://edware.ie/graphics/Ireland_Jigsaw_Free.html
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Longitude and Latitude

Today in Geography 5th and 6th class were learning about Longitude and Latitude. Watch this video to learn more.

When you’ve watched this you’ll love this song!!

Longitude, Latitude, Longitude, Latitude…..

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10 Lies we were taught in school

Some of the facts that have been taught in school for years can be revised or are simply untrue.
It is important to realise that when we are learning and to understand that we should constantly be in search of truth. … Continue reading

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Updated Curricular Plans for Clontuskert

Clontuskert N.S. Staff in conjunction with the school’s PA and BOM renewed each of the Curricular Plans over the school year 2013-2014. The plans below were ratified by the BOM on Wednesday 17th September 2014.
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