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Padlet Rang III

Dear Parent/Guardian, I have created a Padlet of resources for your child  over the last number of days. They include access to all the online educational companies sites and resources for each subject area. I have also put in additional worksheets for Irish, English and Mathematics in their relevant columns. You can access this Padlet through the [...]

Rang III – Home Activities

Dear Parents, I hope you are keeping well and staying safe during these times. Please ensure the skill of cursive writing is being kept up to highest standard during these two weeks. Please see the following hand hygiene videos to do with your children: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5JYhm9oa-DM Please be aware during this time educational websites with fantastic [...]

By |2020-03-16T11:44:15+00:00March 16th, 2020|3rd Mr. Burns 2019/20, Curriculum, Drama, English, Gaeilge, Geography, History, Mathematics, Music, News, PE, Religion, Science, SESE, SPHE, Visual Arts|Comments Off on Rang III – Home Activities

Féile na hInse

Bhí lá iontach ag Rang III i bhFéile na hInse. Ghlacamar páirt sa chomórtas ‘Agallamh Beirte’. Bhuamar go leor bonn. Bhain gach páiste sár taitneamh as an ocáid iontach seo. Ba taithí iontach é do gach duine.  Míle buíochas do Mháire as gach cabhair a thug sí do na daltaí. Maith sibh go léir.

By |2020-03-09T22:01:01+00:00March 9th, 2020|3rd Mr. Burns 2019/20, Curriculum, Féile na hÍnse, Gaeilge, News|Comments Off on Féile na hInse

STEAM Experiment Egg Timer Rang III

My Rang III pupils are naturally curious. We had a most enjoyable class making egg-timers using re-cycled plastic bottles and free flowing solid materials. The timer had to take 1 minute for all the sand to travel from one end of the timer to the other. Our pupils had great fun ensuring the egg timer was [...]

By |2020-03-09T21:58:18+00:00March 9th, 2020|3rd Mr. Burns 2019/20, Curriculum, Mathematics, News, Science, SESE, Visual Arts|Comments Off on STEAM Experiment Egg Timer Rang III

Engineering Week & Imagination Playground

Rang III pupils had a wonderful time designing and constructing various structures using Imagination Playground equipment. It was a great experiences for problem solving skills and team work. the children really enjoyed the new equipment.

By |2020-03-04T23:17:18+00:00March 4th, 2020|3rd Mr. Burns 2019/20, Mathematics, News, Science, Visual Arts|Comments Off on Engineering Week & Imagination Playground

Digital Learning Framework Parents Survey

The Digital Learning Framework for Primary Schools is designed to help schools manage transformation of Teaching and Learning with digital technology. This Framework was published to help schools and teachers to up-skill in order to effectively apply digital technologies to the learning process. It will also guide school leaders and education providers in creating a [...]

By |2020-01-22T23:47:26+00:00January 22nd, 2020|General, In the Classrooms 2019/2020, Information Technology, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Digital Learning Framework Parents Survey

Rang III Sea Safari to Quilty Beach

Rang III pupils had a great day on Sea Safari during their visit to Quilty Beach on June 7th. Carmel Madigan started the day speaking to the pupils about the weather, tide conditions, wave action, shore composition and the wide variety of marine plants and creatures living on the shore. Thanks to Carmel, the pupils [...]

By |2019-06-10T19:59:18+01:00June 10th, 2019|3rd Mr. Burns 2018/19, English, Geography, Green School Flag, News, Science, SESE, SPHE, Visual Arts|Comments Off on Rang III Sea Safari to Quilty Beach

Rang III Ardnacrusha Hydro Generating Station Tour

On Tuesday May 28th,, both Rang III classes went on tour to Ardnacrusha Hydro Generating Station. The children had a fantastic day out and were greeted by Tour Guides, who gave each of them a hi-viz jacket, safety goggles and a hard hat. The first stop on the tour was a fountain made from a [...]

By |2019-05-29T22:34:45+01:00May 29th, 2019|3rd Mr. Burns 2018/19, Geography, History, News, Science, SESE|Comments Off on Rang III Ardnacrusha Hydro Generating Station Tour

Christmas in Rang III

We had great fun working on our Christmas Art in preparation for Christmas. The children drew and painted Santa going down the chimney, penguins in the snow, Christmas stockings and snowmen. In addition to this, we also learned the song 'Merry Christmas Everyone' and we performed it at our Christmas Assembly. Wishing you  a Merry [...]

By |2018-12-18T22:23:03+00:00December 18th, 2018|3rd Mr. Burns 2018/19, Celebrations, News, Visual Arts|Comments Off on Christmas in Rang III

STEAM Projects in Rang III

Pupils in my class completed very interesting projects involving Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics. Each group planned, constructed and decorated a marble run at least 1.5m long and the marble had to enter the top of a bottle positioned at the bottom of the run. It was a very creative, enjoyable and fun project [...]

By |2018-12-18T22:24:45+00:00December 18th, 2018|3rd Mr. Burns 2018/19, Discover Primary Science and Maths, Mathematics, News, Science, Visual Arts|Comments Off on STEAM Projects in Rang III