Tag Archives: Ms. Scott’s Room

Visit from Fursey Whyte

Today Fursey Whyte, a parent in Clontuskert, came to talk to us about his job and what he does. He told us that in 1945 Whyte’s concrete was founded by Fursey White (Senior) his dad. Now Fursey Whyte has taken … Continue reading

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Skype in the Classroom with Jennifer Nolan of OPS

Today we took part in Skype in the Classroom with Jennifer Nolan of the Ocean Preservation Society in Maine, USA.

We learnt so much about sea turtles, sharks and why it is so important to preserve marine life for the future. … Continue reading

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Clontuskert to New York for Christmas

Today Ms. Scott and her class (1st and 2nd) travelled virtually to New York to learn about Christmas traditions in the US from Ms. Jacquie Gilmore’s Class.
Check out some of the highlights in our film.

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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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Happy Halloween

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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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Teddy Bears’ Picnic

Today the Junior room went on a Teddy Bears’ Picnic. We read stories to our favourite teddies and shared our yummy treats with them. We sat on lovely picnic blankets and cushions. We had a great time!

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Visitor to the School

Today, we were very lucky to have another parent come and visit us at school to tell us about their job and what it involves. Stephen Scannell gave us an excellent presentation on his company Teleflex. Teleflex produces medical devices, … Continue reading

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Students and Writers of the Week!

Congratulations to the students and writers of the week. Well done on all your hard work!

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