Today our Green Schools Committee went to the Omniplex in Rathmines for the regional finals of the SEAI One Good Idea. Everyone got to watch their 1-minute film and presenting their idea to the judges. Check out their presentation below: Thanks to the Omniplex and SEAI for providing our team and supporters with cinema snack …

This year Miss Duffy’s 5th class have been learning lots about climate change. We have designed posters and even went on a climate strike. When we returned from our Christmas break, the bushfires in Australia were a hot topic! We researched the devastation that they were causing and were horrified to read that the fires …

Today all our senior classes from 3rd class up to 6th completed a Kahoot quiz, by The Green Schools Committee to find out how much the pupils knew about Green Schools and a selection of environmental issues. Try yourself on the link below: https://create.kahoot.it/share/st-dominic-s-n-s-green-schools/2ad1a272-cf72-43cb-b7b9-35973c5c36f2 The use of ipads and the app Kahoot was a fun …

Mr Fagan’s 6th Class have been embarking on an exciting partnership since September through our involvement with the JDO Foundation. The JDO Foundation Global Project involves linking two classes from different parts of the world together to work on cross-curricular projects using digital technology. Our partner class is a 5th Grade class in Southridge Elementary …

Ms Tighe’s 5th class put their cookery skills to the test today making a version of Neven Maguire’s family chicken curry. In science, the class were learning about nutrition and the food pyramid and that in order to have a balanced diet we need a mixture of the different shelves on the pyramid with some …

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 …