Today Ms Shortall’s 3rd class were learning about the water crisis that is impacting various places around the world such as Cape Town and Mexico City. We watched a short, informative video from the Netflix Explained series: The World’s Water Crisis. In this video we found out how the Earth’s water is broken down in …

Engineers Week in Senior Infants

Today for Engineers Week Ms.Ormsby’s Senior Infants had to build something that would protect an egg when it was dropped from a height! Each group took items from around the classroom to wrap their egg in and then Ms.Ormsby & Ms.Sheridan took turns dropping the eggs from the top of a ladder. 4 out of …

STEM Challenge Number 2

Last week for their second STEM Challenge, Ms.Ormsby’s Junior Infants were challenged to build a fort/den somewhere in their home. Well done to all the boys, girls, siblings & pets on the cosy looking forts!