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3rd & 4th Class look at clues from the past.

In History we learned that we can discover more about past times by looking at artefacts; clues from the past. Thanks to everyone who shared their family artefacts with us.

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The Vikings

3rd and 4th classes have been learning about the Vikings, Viking raids on Ireland, round towers and the Battle of Clontarf. We worked together in groups and constructed round towers and Viking Longships.

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5th & 6th Class Art & Literacy

We really enjoyed learning about the story of the famous eruption of Mount Vesuvius & the lost city of Pompeii.  We created our own volcanoes using a papier mache technique and painted them.  We also wrote imaginative stories about Pompeii … Continue reading

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