6th Class Pupils Published

On Friday sixth class pupils from St Dominic’s were invited to a book launch in Tallaght library. ‘Where do you think you are from?’is a collection of stories by 5th class pupils in Tallaght, on their families, that the pupils submitted last year. Not many ten or eleven year olds can say they are published …

Where do you come from?

Mr Donnellan and Ms Tighe’s fifth class received a fantastic overview on the history of Tallaght today from Michael Hayes of South Dublin County Library with help from Shane of SDCL. We heard all about the monastic history of Tallaght and the impact of the Vikings and Normans. Did you know that Tallaght itself pre-dates …

World War One

Fifth class were learning about World War One back in November and December to coincide with the centenary of the Armstice on 11th November. We learned about the origins of the war and about the Irish contribution, which was overlooked until lately. The class watched the four part Nationwide special on WW1, which is available …

This month Ms Tighe’s first class have been learning about Neil Armstrong and space. After learning about the Apollo 11 mission and watching some footage of the landing we wrote about Armstrong in a 3D frame, which we then decorated. We were also learning about the spherical nature of the planets and their arrangement in …