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5th & 6th Class

Welcome to Ms. Lorraine O’Loughlin's 5th & 6th class

Welcome to our classroom!

Here is a copy of the school calendar for 2021/2022:

School Calendar 2021/2022

The booklists for 2021/2022 can be found here:

Booklists 2021-2022

Our Classroom News!

Duleek Feel Good Event

Please see details of an event taking place in Duleek this Sunday, May 1st.

Duleek Feel Good Project are hosting a free family fun day to welcome the new residents from the Ukraine, on Sunday 1st of May in the Duleek Community Facility at the GAA grounds in Duleek.

Thank You

Many thanks to Cllr Elaine McGinty and Meath County Council for the funding received through the Municipal District Allocation.

This funding will be used for classroom resources and library materials.

All Ireland Cup Visit

We were delighted to welcome back our past pupil, Monica McGuirk, with the All Ireland Ladies Cup today.

Monica is the meath goalie and we are thrilled to celebrate their fantatsic achievement.

Student Corner

Upcoming Class Events

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Notes & Reminders

The School Day:

8.50 – 9.10: Staggered Drop Off

2.45: Home Time

General Notes:

Tracksuit to be worn on PE day only

Healthy Eating Policy:

At Scoil Cholmcille, we have a healthy eating policy. The children are encouraged to eat fruit and veg. Sweets, chocolate, biscuits and crisps are not allowed in school.

As Scoil Cholmcille is a NUT FREE SCHOOL, we would ask that parents do not give their children nut products for lunch.

Useful Class Links

Useful Websites:

www.arcademicskillbuilders.com

A variety of Maths games and English games.

www.storybird.com 

A website where children can publish and illustrate their own stories.

Helpmykidlearn.ie: 

Launched Sept 2012. Includes audio and video content to support parents with literacy difficulties and links to others websites providing more detailed information on specific topics.

The site is designed for parents, grandparents and carers of children aged 0 – 12 years and is searchable according to the child’s age.

AskaboutIreland.ie 

Providing lots of information and activities on History, Geography & Science broken down into class levels.

Scoilnet.com

Providing a range of resources, worksheets, and project information for all subjects within the Irish primary curriculum broken down by class levels.

PrimaryScience.ie

Discover Primary Science is a flagship project run by the Discover Science & Engineering (DSE) awareness programme. The programme aims to show children how important and fun science can be!

Focal.ie

A database of Irish terms containing over 270,000 terms, searchable under both Irish and English versions.

Vikings Network Ireland

A site devoted to the history of the Vikings in Ireland

Webwise.ie

Webwise.ie educates on safer usage of the Internet. Aimed at students, teachers and parents it also promotes the positive aspects of using the Internet and informs on how to deal with the risks.

Reading Corner

Faraway Home- Marilyn Taylor

Holes – Louis Sachar

Goodnight Mr Tom – Michele Magorian

Wonder – R. J. Palacio

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas – John Boyne

Under the Hawthorn Tree – Marita Conlon McKenna

War Horse – Michael Morpurgo

Private Peaceful – Michael Morpurgo

Emlyn’s Moon – Jenny Nimmo

Children on the Oregon Trail – A Rutgers Van Der Loeff

The Custodian – D. A. O’ Connor

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