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STEAM Projects Rang III-IV

For many years, our Clare Education Centre has been promoting the teaching of ‘Science’ in Barefield N.S. and in other schools around Co. Clare. The promotion of active learning as well as co-operative learning were the foundation on which this promotion was built. STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics.  Pupils in our Ranganna [...]

By |2019-11-19T14:02:45+00:00November 19th, 2019|Mathematics, News, Science, SESE, Visual Arts|Comments Off on STEAM Projects Rang III-IV

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

Maths Week 2018

4th class pupils have been enjoying some extra Maths challenges this week during Maths Week 2018. On Wednesday the children enjoyed participating in 'Multiverse' in the computer room, accessed through their Mathletics accounts. The game, based on multiplication fact fluency and recall, sees the students progress through space, collecting and trading resources, and unlocking new [...]

By |2018-10-17T23:26:44+00:00October 17th, 2018|4th Mrs. Raftery 2018/19, Mathematics, Mathletics, News|Comments Off on Maths Week 2018

STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Maths)

Take a look at our most recent STEAM project! The children's task involved working in groups to construct a ramp from which a toy car could be launched. The toy car had to jump a gap of at least 10 cm after leaving the ramp. Initial plans were drawn up before the children set to [...]

By |2018-10-17T23:03:08+00:00October 17th, 2018|4th Mrs. Raftery 2018/19, Discover Primary Science and Maths, Mathematics, News, Science, Visual Arts|Comments Off on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Maths)

Bizworld

Children from 5th class took part in Bizworld on Thursday and Friday. This is a programme aimed at promoting entrepreneurship skills in children. Aoife McDonagh from Bank of Ireland facilitated the workshops. The children came up with many creative business ideas. They discussed their ideas, applied for positions in their companies and marketed their businesses. [...]

By |2018-04-26T23:06:44+00:00April 22nd, 2018|5th Mr. Murray 2017/18, 5th Ms. O’Connor 2017/18, General, Mathematics, News, SPHE|Comments Off on Bizworld
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