Monthly Archives: March 2020


World Book Day 2020


We are delighted to be celebrating World Book Day in Ireland on Thursday 5th March 2020. Over the last 23 years, World Book Day has become firmly established as Ireland’s biggest annual event promoting the enjoyment of books and reading. The main aim is to encourage children to explore the pleasure of books and reading [...]

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RDS Science Blast 2020


5th classes present projects at Science Blast 2020 It was Wednesday 4th March 2020.   After months of preparation, investigation and experimentation, we (the two 5th classes) gathered up the evidence of our scientific work and headed on a bus to present our projects at Science Blast in the RDS.   We wore our neon yellow identification [...]

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Engineering Week 2020


Engineering Week 2020 kicks off in St. Pius X G.N.S. with visiting engineers. For Engineering Week, our class did an experiment with an engineer named Larry Clarke. He told us we would be making a rollercoaster with masking tape and pipe insulation.  We had to make a marble go through our roller coaster and into [...]

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