Boole2School Photo shoot at UCC
Pupils from Greenmount recently took part in a photo shoot at UCC for the launch of Boole2School. For more information, visit http://www.ucc.ie/en/
Preparing for City Sports
Cork City Sports is fast approaching and our boys and girls are training hard for the big day. Best of luck to our hard working athletics team on the day! Best
One Book One Community
The One Book One Community Project was launched by the lord Mayor at the Lough today. Children from all the local primary schools gathered together to begin a fortnight of work on Michael Morpurgo’s “Mr. Nobody’s Eyes.” World Champion, Bernard Dunne popped along to encourage all our young people to keep up their love of reading.
Busy times in 4th Class
We have been very busy since Christmas in 4th class . We celebrated World Book Day last week . We dressed up as various characters from our favourite books ! Sean O’ Callaghan won a prize for the best costume in our room .
Golf at the Green!
Senior classes were treated to a golf workshop on Wednesday last. Great fun was had!
Sciath na Scol Victory!
The Boys’ Football Team gave us a heart stopping match against Barney Street N.S. in Páirc Uí Chaoimh today. The boys returned home champions!
Motte and Bailey
Ms. Linehan’s Class have been busy creating a Norman Motte and Bailey. They used recycled materials and their art supplies. Most importantly, they collaboratively worked in teams. Beautiful work.
September in 4th Class
We have had a busy few weeks since the start of September in 4th class. We are very excited to have a fantastic bank of computers in our room this year! We are starting Literacy Lift Off tomorrow and we are all looking forward to trying out our computer skills. Thankfully with the nice weather we have been out in the garden for P.E. We are learning how to play Tag Rugby and started off by learning some warm up games. Today our new class librarians were very busy! They were scanning out our books during our first visit of the year to our school library.We will be back soon to fill you in on all the other exciting news from our room.
National Bike Week 2014
4th and 5th class pupils brought their bikes this week for a bicycle workshop. This week is National Bike Week and pupils learned about bicycle safety and improved their cycling skills.