The children in Fifth and Sixth Class learned about the stages of a river (young, middle and old) , investigated some river processes (erosion, transportation and deposition) and explored some river features (waterfalls, meanders and deltas). Enjoy their presentations below.
The senior children loved learning about the Lifecycle of a Salmon. We really enjoyed setting out with Bradán on her journey from the source of the river. We created our own colourful diagrams to show the various stages of the
We have been exploring marine creatures and we created this amazing display.
This week, we were divided into groups to do ‘Water Cycle’ posters. The collaborative learning was wonderful and we learned so much. Some of us even added Bradán to the river!
Thugamar aghaidh ar fhínscéalta na hÉireann i rith na seachtaine mar réamhrá ar shaol ré an bhradán. Bhaineamar úsáid as mentimeter chun tobsmaointeoireacht a dhéanamh ar phríomh fhocail agus frásaí an scéil. Don obair neamhspleách, scríobhamar an scéal agus mhaisíomar
We started a marine display as part of our Something Fishy project work. This week we designed and cut out patterns of a variety of fish (not just salmon!) and we hope to create a Something Fishy display in the
Check out our oral reports below on our Something Fishy lessons. Enjoy!
Yesterday, David from “Marine Explorers Education Programme” visited us to speak about his work with the Marine Institute. His presentation touched on a lot of the content in the “Something Fishy” Programme including all about water and marine life.
We have compiled all of the “Something Fishy” resources into one book and we love completing all of the activities.
Last night, Seán (from 3rd Class) left a tap dripping. After 10 minutes, he had collected 50 ml of water. We interpreted his findings further today and the results (as follows) were quite shocking: 10 minutes = 50 ml 1