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Climate Action- Together we are stronger

Climate Action- Together we are stronger
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Clontuskert in National Geographic

St. Augustine’s NS Clontuskert has been mentioned in the National Geographic as part of the international Climate Action Project #ClimateActionP We have been representing Ireland in this project and collaborating with 250 other schools globally to action change against global … Continue reading

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Week 4 Climate Action Project- Skyping Dubai

On Wednesday we skyped into GEMS School in Dubai with Mrs. Shafaque Riaz. GEMS is also a Microsoft Showcase School. Professor Anne Dolan from Mary Immaculate College in Limerick joined us for the call and was very impressed with the … Continue reading

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Week 4 Climate Action Project- Skyping New Jersey

Week 4 of our Climate Action Project consisted of preparation for and taking part in Skype Calls with schools in New Jersey and Dubai. We prepared by using our research over the previous three weeks of the project to collate … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s Visit to Clontuskert

Today Richard Ryan from Microsoft Ireland and Eamonn Rohan from McCann Blue came to visit us in Clontuskert. We brought them on a tour of the school and they visited both the Junior and Senior Rooms to see what we … Continue reading

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Week 3 Climate Action Project

Clontuskert’s Week 3 Film was delayed due to the onslaught of Hurricane Ophelia. St. Augustine’s was closed for Monday 16th and Tuesday 17th November. Thankfully all of our families stayed safe and there was no damage to houses or the … Continue reading

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Week 2 Climate Action Project

St. Augustine’s NS Clontuskert is representing Ireland in the international Climate Action Project. This is our submission for Week 2.
This week the students of Clontuskert are investigating how Climate Change affects us in Galway and Ireland. Students explored the following … Continue reading

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Week 1 Climate Action Project

Fact: Our climate is changing! This is not a hoax! For this inspiring global project 250 schools over 67 countries will collaborate on climate change topics over the course of four exciting weeks! Students from across six different continents will … Continue reading

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Climate Action Project

This October Clontuskert will represent Ireland in an international Climate Action Project.
Fact: Our climate is changing! This is not a hoax! For this inspiring global project 250 schools over 64 countries will collaborate on climate change topics over the … Continue reading

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Clontuskert students appear in Belgian newspaper 

Clontuskert students appear in a photo in Belgian newspaper Het Belang Van Limburg. Hbvl.be. It’s a national newspaper so has quite some reach in Belgium. The article is about the Human Differences Project envisioned and coordinated by Koen Timmers (in … Continue reading

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