We had great fun this week in Senior Infants in room 2. We wanted to find a good material to use in life jackets so we started by investigating different materials to see if they would float or sink when … Continue reading →
Last week in Rang a Trí we conducted a science experiment to investigate how long it takes for a sugar cube to dissolve in different temperatures of water. We brainstormed in groups about what we would need and what we would … Continue reading →
We had lots of fun In Room 18 exploring how forces act on different objects. To begin, we guessed if each item would float or sink. Then, we placed the items into the water and recorded our results on a … Continue reading →
Experiment 1: Does it Conduct or Insulate? Equipment: 2 Crocodile clips, 1 bulb, 1 bulb holder, 2 batteries, a battery holder, a match stick, a metal spoon, a pair scissors, a piece of tinfoil, a plastic spoon, a piece of … Continue reading →
We have been learning about the effects of heat. A few weeks ago we made play-dough in our school kitchen. Last week Tristan used play dough to make a model volcano. Ms. McGinley has been teaching 4th Class all about … Continue reading →
We learned a new poem called Bibblibonty. We decided to design and construct what we thought Bibblibonty homes look like. We worked in groups and drew up plans for our homes. Then we collected the recyclable materials that we needed to construct the homes. Finally we constructed our Bibblibonty houses. Check them out below.
Method 1.Assign a different colour bowl to each soft drink. 2.Pour 250ml of soft drink into each bowl. 3.Place object into bowl so that it is submerged. 4.Remove object from soft drink after 24,48 and 72 hours and note differences. … Continue reading →