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Molly and the Shutdown

Molly and the Shutdown

The following book comes highly recommended by Mary Esther Judy, blogger and book specialist and great friend of our school! Thank you so much Mary for the lovely recommendation. Graffeg Press (in Wales) has worked with Malachy Doyle and Andrew Whitson and brought out...

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Become a Marine Broadcaster!

Become a Marine Broadcaster!

This is definitely worth checking out everybody! Follow the link below for further information then scroll down and you’d never know who you might recognise!!! https://cruinniu.creativeireland.gov.ie/event/become-a-marine-broadcaster/

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Cruinniú na nÓg – June 13th

Cruinniú na nÓg – June 13th

Unleash your creative spirit on June 13th 2020! Cruinniú na nÓg is Ireland's national day of free creativity for children and young people. This year they are doing things differently and everything is going online. Everything you will need for a fantastic day of...

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Hello June!

Hello June!

Wow! Our beautiful cloud photos are rolling in!!! (...All under one Galway sky....but the views are so different!) #BlueSkies #Beauty #SummerSeason #StaySafe  

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SpaceX GEC Challenge!

SpaceX GEC Challenge!

And for some out-of-this-world fun...take on this Galway Education Centre Challenge ...design and make your own SpaceX ship or rocket! Share your designs on TWITTER @ecgalway using the #GECSchoolChallenges or email info@galwayec.ie 3...2...1...Blast...

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Minibeast Hotel

Minibeast Hotel

If you are outside in this lovely weather – here is an activity that might interest you!! Make sure to let us know how you get on! Minibeast Hotel

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You are invited Sixth Class!

You are invited Sixth Class!

Time for Transition...Sixth Class Students and their parents to Galway Education Centre online webinar to help prepare for the move to secondary school! A little support and reassurance goes a long way! Register: www.galwayec.ie Monday 8th June @ 6.00 p.m.

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Green-Schools Congratulatory Message!

Green-Schools Congratulatory Message!

A message from Claire McDonald, Green-Schools Officer: Our staff have been busy creating videos to celebrate the Green Flag success with you. If you haven’t seen these on our social media please check out our website....

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#GreenSchoolsStayHome

#GreenSchoolsStayHome

On #GreenSchoolsStayHome Week 7 for the Marine Environment learn how to make your own cute and colourful up-cycled jellyfish and much more! https://greenschoolsireland.org/stay-home-me-week-7/

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Big Dreamers Writing Competition

Big Dreamers Writing Competition

Grab a pen! The Big Dreamers Writing Competition is here! Submit a 300-word short story using the theme BIG DREAMS. 57 children will receive National Book Tokens! https://www.worldbookday.com/2020/05/calling-all-young-writers/ This competition was inspired by author...

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Africa Day

Africa Day

Tomorrow, Monday 25th May, is Africa Day. The virtual celebrations continue online as African United Galway (AUG) have planned a virtual celebration of Africa Day 2020. The virtual celebration will run from 10am - 9pm on Mon 25th May on their Facebook page Galway...

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Fun and Games

Fun and Games

There are some interesting interactive and engaging games on the Waterways Ireland website at the moment. Worth checking out! https://learning.waterwaysireland.org/fun-and-games

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Happy Elmer Day!

Happy Elmer Day!

A lovely resource from World Book Day (UK and Ireland) Head to our website for lots of colourful ways to join in the fun at home. Let's all make the world a brighter place on our favourite patchwork elephant day!...

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View From My Window

View From My Window

There are some lovely ideas on the Outdoor Classroom Day website…..’bringing the outside in’……. 1-view-from-my-window 2-memory-test 3-outdoor-symphony 4-Cloud-Watching

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Think…..Make…..Do

Think…..Make…..Do

It's time to THINK...MAKE...DO... An Engineering Challenge for you to design and create at home. Share with your students or with families who would love a challenge! Share your design on TWITTER using the #GECSchoolChallenges @ecgalway or email info@galwayec.ie Get...

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World Bee Day

World Bee Day

Today is World Bee Day! There are lots of ways to get involved, for some ideas see: https://pollinators.ie/media/world-bee-day-2020/

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