Tag Archives: Biodiversity

reduce reuse recycle

Last Monday, someone called Barry from leave no trace taught us about nature and recycling. We drew animals that we thought we would  find outside in our school yard. I found all of mine . Then we went to  the … Continue reading

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Leave No Trace Workshop

We did lots of science today. Barry from Leave No Trace Ireland came to visit the 4ht classes. We talked about Biodiversity.  There are thousands of plants and animal species on earth. They are all changing and getting used to … Continue reading

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Land Snails

Snails can have lungs or gills. Most snails have a ribbon like tongue called a radula with thousands of microscopic teeth. Snails are herbivores. They eat leaves, stems, flowers etc.Their top speed is 45 metres per hour. Snails leave a … Continue reading

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Rainforests

    Rainforests are forests that experience high levels of rainfall. Scientists believe that there may be millions of plant and insect species in the rainforests that have yet to be discovered. Over 25% of natural medicines have been discovered … Continue reading

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The spider hunt.

A couple of weeks ago we went on a spider hunt. Ms.Farrelly’s class and Ms ‘O Bryne’s class went out into the  yard. We picked one or two of the first class children. We brought them to find spiders. I … Continue reading

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Samuels Spider Hunt

On the 18 of September we went on a spider hunt with Ms.O.Byrnes first class we got some equipment like containers and magnifying glasses and we partnered up with 1st class it was fun.We got some big spider’s and got some … Continue reading

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Snails

Yesterday Ms O’Byrne brought in snails in a lunch box. Declan held a snail on his hand. It pooped on his hand. We held them,fed them and put them on paper. The snails left slime tracks. It was great fun. … Continue reading

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snails

Today Ms O’Byrne brought in snails.There were baby snails and adult snails. Everybody got to hold a snail.We put it on a peace of paper. Three people went outside to get leaves so we could feed the snails. One of … Continue reading

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5th GREEN SCHOOL FLAG

On 4th of May Barry, Zaniab and I went with Ms O’Byrne to the Gal;way bay hotel for the Green flag ceremony. We now have five flags in the school.  This flag was for biodiversity. When we got there we … Continue reading

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Tulips

Last week Tiba and Anisha took some pictures of the beautiful tulips in the school grounds. They grew from bulbs we planted over the last couple of years. 

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