Tag Archives: Mrs. Murray’s Room

Presenting our work in OneNote

Today Microsoft visited us in Clontuskert to film us presenting about our work in OneNote. We shared our work in Classroom Notebook, Staff Notebook and how we use Learning Tools. We were filmed in groups working on a collaborative feasts … Continue reading

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Skype Christmas Card Exchange

Today we took part in the Skype Christmas Card Exchange with Northwood Elementary School in Northwood in Hilton, New York. Their teacher Ms. Sica and Mrs. Murray organised the call as part of the Skype Christmas Card Exchange through the … Continue reading

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Skypeathon- travelling virtually to Portugal

This morning we connected with Portugal as part of Skypeathon 2017. Manuela Valentim and her students shared their work on the Global Sustainability Goals and we all worked on a Kahoot they had made for #ClimateActionP The students in Clontuskert … Continue reading

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Rugby training with Tiernan Regan

Today we began Rugby Training with Tiernan Regan. Tiernan plays with Loughrea Rugby and is working with Ballinasloe Rugby and Connacht. The Seniors will train for November and the Juniors for December.

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Make a Day of It at TULCA Arts Festival

Joanna McGlynn (TULCA Arts Festival) and Josephine Vahey (Galway Schools Librarian) invited us to participate in Galway City Library on Merchant Road in Galway.
Firstly we participated in a Music Workshop with Anna and Sam from the band ‘My Fellow Sponges’. … Continue reading

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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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Climate Action Workshop with Dr. Anne Dolan

Today the students in the Senior Room participated in a Climate Action Workshop with Dr. Anne Dolan. Anne is a lecturer in primary Geography in Mary Immaculate College in Limerick. Mary Immaculate is a Teacher Training college where primary teachers … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween from Clontuskert

Today was a special day in Clontuskert for Halloween. We had Assembly in the hall and presented Mr. Coen with a gift as he is starting a new job in Gort after Halloween. We wish him the best of luck … Continue reading

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Padraic Ó Connaire Art Workshop

Today Joanna McGlynn and Marta came to Clontuskert for our final workshop on Padraic Ó Connaire. Marta is a very talented photographer and animator. She has worked on this fantastic film for an Irish band called ‘My Fellow Sponges’.

We worked … 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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