World Space Week

Did you know that World Space Week runs from October 4th to 10th? Why not take a virtual trip of the International Space Station with Google Maps?!! https://www.google.com/maps/space/iss/@29.5604638,-95.0852936,2a,75y,218.87h,85.31t/data=!3m6!1e1!3m4!1stbwl7TvVSqgAAAQvxgbyLA!2e0!7i10000!8i5000

Storm in a Glass

On this stormy morning, maybe you would like to try your hand at creating your own storm in a glass. All you will need are shaving cream a large glass water food coloring A spoon To have a look at […]

Snow Fun

The snow may have all melted quickly yesterday, but if you’d like to try and make some of your own (fake) snow, the following experiment is fun: Snow Fluff  

Science Week

To mark Science Week, a number of events have been planned this week. On Wednesday, pupils from 3rd-6th class will visit the Art Deco Ballymote  for a Mad Scientist Show. This is kindly funded by Sligo Leader. Permission forms are […]

Sligo Science Festival

In conjunction with Sligo Science Festival 2018, the pupils from 3rd,4th,5th and 6th classes will be attending a science event in the Art Deco, Ballymote on Thursday 15th November. Parental consent forms are being sent home and it would be […]

Sound of music!

Third class were exploring the topic of sound in science this week. They experimented using vibration to play harmonicas they made in class.  The harmonicas were made with ice cream sticks, straws and elastic bands.  There was some good sounds […]