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⭐ Reach for the Stars ⭐

⭐ Reach for the Stars ⭐

❤ What an inspiring, heart-warming, whole school display! Every single pupil from Junior Infants to Sixth Class gave a hand!!! Maith sibh a pháistí! Reach for those stars!!!! 🎶 #Collaboration #TeamWork #SchoolCommunity #ReachForTheStars...

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Swan with cygnets

Swan with cygnets

🦢 This is the view that we have first thing on a Monday morning – the beauty of Waterside AND today we had a swan with cygnets! Could the outdoor classroom get any better than this! Absolute beauty on our doorstep! 💙

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Africa

Africa

♥ Our wonderful Junior and Senior Infants learning all about animals, food and life in Africa in Aistear this month! Oh what fun!!! #LearningThroughPlay #ActiveLearning #HandsOnExperience #ChildLedPlay #CrossCurricular ❤ ...

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Amuigh Faoin Aer!

Amuigh Faoin Aer!

🏃‍♀️🏃‍♂️👟 Lots and lots of outdoor action in beautiful Woodquay this morning! The Run Around IRELAND Challenge continues too!!!! #ThePlots #TheSpire #TheGiantsCauseway #PhysicalEducation #FitForLife...

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Disco Friday

Disco Friday

🎵🎷🎸 Getting right into the groove for Disco Friday in Woodquay today! 🎸🎷🎵 #HappyDays #BrightSunshine #Waterside #Woodquay #GalwayCity

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💎The Hidden Gem 💎

💎The Hidden Gem 💎

☀💛 Some more measures put in place to keep our school community safer….and a new sign too! (Make sure you pass on the word!) #SchoolCommunity #HiddenGem #HeartOfTheCity #Waterside #Woodquay #GalwayCity

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STEAM

STEAM

💻🏗🐱‍🏍Coding, technology, construction…..STEAM at its finest! #WeBelieveInScience #ComputationalThinking #TeamWork

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5th and 6th Class with Artist Alison MacCormaic

5th and 6th Class with Artist Alison MacCormaic

Teaching artist Alison MacCormaic joined 5th and 6th class via Zoom this morning for her first of three workshops. The children were looking at the steps in the design process; drawing for design, doing their own drawings and including a plan, elevation and section of...

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Coccolithophores, Coccoliths and Drug Carriers

Coccolithophores, Coccoliths and Drug Carriers

Dr. Sarah Gundy joined 5th and 6th class via Zoom this morning for her final workshop. This workshop included the children learning about coccolithophores and coccoliths, and using coccoliths as drug carriers. The children made their own coccolithophores using...

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Whole School Assembly

Whole School Assembly

❤ A whole school assembly this morning with Reverend Lynda joining us – what a way to begin the day - always such a lovely occasion. ❤ #SchoolCommunity

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Run Around IRELAND Update

Run Around IRELAND Update

👟🏃‍♂️🏃‍♀️ Hundreds of laps have been completed over the Run Around IRELAND Challenge. Some classes are still en route to the Giant’s Causeway and should be there by next Friday (hopefully) whilst other...

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DEAR Ireland April 30th

DEAR Ireland April 30th

📚📕 We just loved DEAR (Drop Everything And Read) time in St. Nicholas’ Parochial School today! You could hear a pin drop! #LoveOfBooks #LoveOfReading #LostInBooks #LetsGetIrelandReading  

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Enda O’Dowd, NCAD

Enda O’Dowd, NCAD

Thank you so much to Enda O' Dowd from the National College of Art and Design (NCAD) who joined 5th and 6th class via Zoom this morning to talk to them about designing medical devices from a human centred approach; the processes involved in medical device design,...

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Spring Planting

Spring Planting

💐🌹🌼 Look at our wonderful 6th Class busy helping Ms. Lynch plant some window boxes this morning! #ABurstOfColour #ActiveLearning #TheGreatOutdoor #Waterside #Woodquay #GalwayCity #HiddenGem #HeartOfTheCity

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Destination Kylemore Abbey

Destination Kylemore Abbey

🏃‍♀️👟💨 Destination Kylemore Abbey this morning! Now we’re off to the Giant’s Causeway! What a great initiative! #ActiveSchool #MorningRun #HailRainOrSnow #WhatAWayToStartTheDay #RunAroundIRELANDChallenge #Waterside...

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The Plots, Woodquay

The Plots, Woodquay

😎 Making the most of this beautiful weather at The Plots! How lucky are we to have such a beautiful green area in the City Centre right on our doorstep! #Community #Waterside #Woodquay #GalwayCity #HiddenGem

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