Friendship and anti-bullying in 5th Class

Ms Tighe’s fifth class have begun reading Wonder, by R.J. Palacio. The novel centres on Auggie Pullman, a boy born with a severe facial difference who is starting in the 5th grade, having been previously home-schooled. Auggie wants nothing more than to… Read More

Ms Tighe’s 5th class took part in the Fighting Words workshop today in Glencree, Co. Wicklow. Their creative and collaborative skills were put to the test when Ms Clumsky, a publisher said that, “children had no talent and couldn’t write”. Fifth class… Read More

Ms Tighe’s first class celebrated finishing their class novel, Matilda, by Roald Dahl, by making a delicious chocolate cake. While our cake wasn’t quite as big as the one Ms Trunchbull had poor Bruce eat, we really enjoyed our slice. We used… Read More