4th Class

4th Class Book List

Click Here for a Printable List for all Classes   SCOIL MHUIRE, BALLINCOLLIG FOURTH CLASS BOOK LIST 2017/’18 BOOK RENTAL Book Rental fee: €25 (to be paid the first week of September) Rental of the following: English Class Reader (Wonderland Series, Stage 3, Book 2 “Let’s Go” C.J.Fallon) English Class Novel Spelling Made Easy, Level 2 [...]

2017-08-07T22:53:16+01:00June 30th, 2017|Categories: Latest Posts|Tags: , |

STEM Fun: Robotics Workshop with 4th class

STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics!! Our senior classes in particular have many opportunities to get involved in applying their scientific and mathematical knowledge to technology and engineering - Coder Dojo, Robotics and the science club being options for children in 4th, 5th and 6th classes. This year 4th class had a Robotics workshop that they really [...]

2017-06-29T13:49:00+01:00June 25th, 2017|Categories: STEM|Tags: , , , , , |

Touch Typing

Touch typing is an important skill in today’s technical world and it takes time to develop both speed and accuracy. We have set up accounts for the children in 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th classes on Typing.com. The children will have a chance to practise touch typing during their weekly computer class. We would greatly encourage additional practice at [...]

2017-06-09T09:35:55+01:00June 25th, 2017|Categories: Latest Posts, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Active School Week – Are you ready?

Next week it will be Active School Week here at Scoil Mhuire. We aim to include a variety of fun activities that everyone can enjoy. The girls will need to wear their track suit all week. We have a lot of activities planned, including: Dance at 10; Dance Fit; Jigsaw Relays; Zumba; Teddy Bears Picnic (Infant classes); [...]

Romeo and Juliet

On May 16th 2017, Fourth Class received a Creative Schools award for their 20 minute Promenade Theatre production of ‘Romeo and Juliet’. This involved students performing five scenes not on a stage but in five different locations (outdoors and indoors) around the school. The invited audience followed the actors as they performed the street fight scene in [...]

Christmas Shows 2016

We hope you will have enjoyed some of our Christmas shows this year. For the first time we experimented with a variety of venues for our Christmas performances: some of our Christmas productions were performed on stage at the community theatre; some were in the spacious community centre hall; and the infant classes performed in the school hall. Each [...]

Hamlet

gyeBF97rhTQ   ‘Hamlet’ in Fourth Class?   54 students in Fourth Class have recently won a national award for their 16 minute potted production of Shakespeare’s great tragedy – Hamlet. These enthusiastic young ladies worked over four months on this exciting Shakespearean project. They designed costumes, composed the narration, rehearsed and polished their performances and [...]

2017-05-26T16:50:53+01:00June 20th, 2016|Categories: Archive, Awards, Creative Arts, Latest Posts|Tags: , , , , , |

Titanic

Scoil Mhuire Pupils in Winning Performance.   Fourth class pupils of Scoil Mhuire, Ballincollig won 1st prize in a special competition to commemorate the sinking of the RMS Titanic on April 15, 1912. The girls put on a memorable performance which was very highly praised by the two adjudicators of the competition. The prize was 1,000 [...]

2017-06-07T13:01:15+01:00May 23rd, 2014|Categories: Archive, Awards, Creative Arts, Creative Schools|Tags: , , , , , |

Creative Schools Award – 2014

Scoil Mhuire students have won a top award in this year’s Creative Schools Project hosted by the Association for Creativity and Arts in Education. The award was made to Scoil Mhuire on Monday, May 19th, at the Ark Cultural Centre, Temple Bar, Dublin. Sixth class students carried out a History project through Drama and [...]

2017-05-26T12:27:52+01:00May 19th, 2014|Categories: Archive, Awards, Creative Schools|Tags: , , , , , |