Tag Archives: Science

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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Science Experiments

We were very busy today conducting science experiments in class. Here you can see us working and cooperating in groups to do each experiment. Afterwards we gave feedback to the classes of how we did the experiments and their results. 

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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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Discover Primary Science and Maths Excellence Award

Today we are sending off our Discover Primary Science Log to see if we can get our tenth Discover Primary Science and Mathematics Excellence Award. Ms. Síofra Hogan started the Awards in Clontuskert in 2007 and Mr. Joe O’ Riordan … Continue reading

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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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The Mad Scientist

Yesterday, the Mad Scientist paid us a visit. We had a great time learning all about the air around us, gravity, atmospheric pressure and lots more. Everyone had great fun and we can’t wait for the next visit!

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Gardening

Kay Synott visited our school today to help us in the garden. She worked with the senior room showing us how to thin out and maintain our willow dome. Everyone got stuck in and we had it finished in no … Continue reading

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Launch of Galway, Science & Technology Festival 2016

Today, some of our students were invited to Garbally College for the launch of the Galway, Science & Technology Festival 2016. We got to see how important Science & Technology are in the world today and to see how science … Continue reading

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Science Investigation

Today Ms. Baynes’ science class were busy investigating and learning about soil. We examined the soil in our school grounds and took samples to carry out experiments. We learned that soil contains water and air and that it is a … Continue reading

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Dental Workshop

Today Dental Nurse Helen Murphy came to our school to do dental workshops with the students.
We learned all about the structure and functions of our teeth, foods that are unkind to teeth and dental decay. We also got to … Continue reading

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