Tag Archives: Science

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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Penguins

Penguins are adorable creatures. Penguins are located in Antarctica  . There are black and white and have a bit of yellow under their beak. Penguins and belly flop and swim like a torpedo.A penguin is capable of jumping off a … Continue reading

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Seals

Many species of seal live in the polar oceans of both the Antarctic and Arctic. Although seals vary in size and weight they all have sleek bodies with thick layers of fat and dense fur coats. These characteristics help them … 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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Sebastian’s The Spider Hunt

    Yesterday we went on a spider Hunt with 1st class.We all had to get in big circle and              Ms.O’Byrne told us to get a partner and so we did. I picked Tom. He … Continue reading

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The Spider Hunt

Yesterday  Ms.Farrelly’s class and Ms. ‘O Byrne’s class went on a Spider Hunt . We had to use special  equipment such as containers,magnifying glasses and nets. We had to pick partners. My partner’s  name was Nadia.The  first place  we looked was … Continue reading

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The spider hunt

18 of September 5 class and 1 class went out to hunt for spiders in the school grounds.First we got are equipment such as containers and magnifying glasses.Right after that we lined up and went outside.1 class was all ready … Continue reading

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The Spider Hunt

Yesterday 19.9.17  m,s Farrelly’s class and Ms o Byrne’s class went on a spider hunt. We got plastic containers and we got a partner each. 1st we looked under a tree meanwhile we looked in the bug hotel following that … Continue reading

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