Tag Archives: History

Michelangelo (1475-1564)

One man who lived during the Renaissance was  named Michelangelo. He lived from 1475- 1564. He was from Italy. People used to call him ‘the Divine’ because he had so many gifts. He was a brilliant painter, sculptor and architect. … Continue reading

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Leonardo da Vinci by Samuel

Leonardo da Vinci was one of the most important people of the Renaissance. Renaissance means rebirth. Leonardo was born in 1452 and died in 1519 . Leonardo da Vinci was a famous painter and he painted a picture of the … Continue reading

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Leonardo da Vinci

Leonardo da Vinci was one of the most important people of Renaissance. Renaissance means rebirth. Leonardo was born in 1452 and died in 1519. In Leonardo’s studio was a workbench which had a notebook. Nobody can read the writing because … Continue reading

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Day in the life of a monk…….

2 A.M: I wake up at 2 A.M and then I go to lead everyone in singing the vigils. I then walk in silent prayer in the cloisters. 3:30 A.M I go to the dining room were I read to the monks … Continue reading

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Old Telephones

Last week my granddad came in with old telephones . My granddad connected one telephone to the other  and we could talk to each other it was really cool .One of the telephones was black and the other one was … Continue reading

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Our trip to the Galway museum

Today we went to the Galway museum. We made a book about Tom the Toaster,  Bob the slice of bread and a unicorn. We gave 2 euro   for the bus.  When  we were going we got to look around … Continue reading

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St.Francis and The Wolf

Today we did an animation. It was about St.Frances and The Wolf.It took a long time to animate it but we did it we also had to say the lines for it. We had a problem recording it. We have … Continue reading

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The Great Wall of China

Rather than being one long continuous wall,the Great Wall of China is made up of a number different sections. These sections were built by various dynasties over a long period of time from stone and other materials. Its main purpose … Continue reading

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Ancient Egypt

Ramesses 11 was in the 19 dynasty and ruled from 1279-1212bc. He is said to be the greatest pharaoh. His name means ‘Re has finished him’. He built a temple at Abu Simbul. The great warrior made Egypt rich by … Continue reading

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Disadvantages of living in Ancient Greece

The disadvantages in Ancient Greece are slavery my first point in the ancient ages. The reason is simple people shouldn’t be treated differently just because of how rich or poor the citizens of Greece are. Women not having the same … Continue reading

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