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Basketball

Basketball

🏀The senior classes are really enjoying their basketball sessions with Matt. Always a great start to the week! #ActiveSchool #CitySchool #Waterside #Woodquay #GalwayCity

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Hockey

Hockey

The last hockey session of 2022!! Thank you so much to Sandra for all her excellent coaching! #ActiveSchool #Waterside #Woodquay #GalwayCity

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Swimming

Swimming

🚌🏊‍♀️ Going swimming on Thursdays is exciting….going to swimming on Thursdays on a Double Decker Bus is absolutely beyond exciting!!!!!! #SchoolLife #ActiveSchool #Waterside #Woodquay #GalwayCity

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Snakes!

Snakes!

🫖🐍 Busy working with clay & paint this Thursday morning! #ArtistsAtWork #Waterside #Woodquay #GalwayCity  

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Sign Language

Sign Language

The senior classes were sad to say goodbye to Martin this morning after our last sign language class for this year. We have really enjoyed having Martin here and have learned so much over the last couple of months, thank you so much Martin.  

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Snowmen

Snowmen

☃️Check out these lovely little snowmen made in Ms. Grace's class this morning! #Creativity #FestiveSeason #ChristmasIsComing

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Wind Turbines

Wind Turbines

A big thank you to Nathan Quinlan from the Engineering Department in University of Galway who came to visit the senior classes this morning. Nathan spoke to the children about engineering highs and lows and about testing of new initiatives. The children then had the...

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Basketball

Basketball

🏀The senior classes started their week with more basketball skills and games with Matt. Thank you Matt for a great start to Monday morning! #ActiveSchool #Waterside #Woodquay #GalwayCity    

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Active Maths and Science

Active Maths and Science

🔎Will it roll or not? Will it roll with speed or force? Only one way to find out! Active Maths and Science in Infant Classroom today! #ActiveLearning #CrossCurricular #BelieveInScience  

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Engineer Comes to Visit

Engineer Comes to Visit

Martin Cannon spoke to 3rd, 4th and 5th about their houses and homes projects and also about his job as an engineer.  We discussed different problems in the city and how we might solve them. #ProblemSolving #STEM

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Cell Explorers

Cell Explorers

Check out the concentration in 5th and 6th class this morning as the children were extracting DNA from banana! Thank you so much to Janic from Cell Explorers, University of Galway for a fantastic morning. #BelieveInScience    

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PE

PE

🏃‍♂️🏃‍♀️🏃 The weather does not stop PE here in St. Nicholas’ Parochial School!! Great teamwork from these children this morning!! #ActiveSchool #AllWeather #Waterside #Woodquay #GalwayCity [foogallery...

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Carol Singing

Carol Singing

🎶Have you heard the amazing sound of music around Waterside/Woodquay these mornings! So great to be back singing together in the Halla again! (Don’t forget to mark December 9th at 11am, St. Nicholas’ Collegiate Church into your diaries!) #SmallSchoolBigHeart...

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Maths World Cup

Maths World Cup

These children had great fun this morning taking part in a Mathematics World Cup which included lots of physical activity, mindfulness and plenty of maths too of course! #CrossCurricular #WellBeing    

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French Classes

French Classes

👏 We are delighted to have Philippe back again teaching French after school! #WeLoveLanguages #Waterside #Woodquay #GalwayCity  

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Mark the Science Guy

Mark the Science Guy

🔥We were delighted to join Mark the Science Guy this morning for lots of experiments & jokes!! Thank you Mark & thank you to Galway Education Centre for hosting it. #BelieveInScience    

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