Tag Archives: Maths

A Busy Week in Clontuskert!

This week the senior room started working on topic 1 of their Innovation project. This is a four-week project which encourages the students to explore how innovation can solve local and global issues. It involves over 460 schools across 85 … Continue reading

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Exploring STEAM

Today we have been working on STEAM projects such as Makey Makey, Ardruino, 3Doodle, WeDo 2.0 and robot kits.
Each group was given a different project to explore and we have created resources in our OneNote to share when we swap … Continue reading

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Congratulations Clontuskert on Discover Primary Science Award

This is our tenth Discover Primary Science and Mathematics Excellence Award. Ms. Síofra Hogan started the Awards in Clontuskert in 2007 and Mr. Joe O’ Riordan continued the great work up to 2010. Then Mrs. Murray started with DPSM!
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FIRST LEGO League 2017

Best of luck to 5th and 6th Class who take part in FIRST LEGO League Animal Allies today in the Radisson Blu Hotel in Galway from 9.00am to 4.00pm. They have worked very diligently on their project this year. Click … Continue reading

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5th & 6th class Maths Trail

Today as part of Maths Week, the 5th & 6th Class took part in a Maths Trail around the school.
We worked in teams to discover maths in our environment & to figure out the answers to all the questions. … Continue reading

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Learnstorm 2016

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Maths Week Table Quiz

Today we held a Maths Week Table Quiz in school for 3rd to 6th class. There were some tricky questions and we split up into groups to answer them. Well done to Ronaldo’s team who won first prize.

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Maths Week

There will be lots of fun Maths Week events in Clontuskert this week. Let’s begin with some fun Maths tricks!

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The International Flag of Planet Earth

Check out “Construction of The International Flag of Planet Earth” by Beckmans College of Design on Vimeo.

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Maths, Capacity and Smoothie Making

Today in Maths we were working on the Strand Unit of Capacity by making Smoothies. We had to work out the recipes ourselves and then we measured everything precisely. It was a great team effort.

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