Category Archives: Engineer’s Week


Engineers Week 2021


Engineering Week 2021 was a very different experience for many classes in St. Pius X G.N.S. especially for those who were working remotely. However our girls rose to the challenge.  STEPS engineers Ireland provided a variety of engineering events, activities and resources to interest all age groups. The students got a wonderful taste of the [...]

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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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1st Class enjoy Engineers Week 2019


Larry Clarke, a mechanical engineer visited Ms McGuinness's First Class during Engineering Week to tell the girls all about being an engineer. Larry is Emilia Clarke's dad and he definitely caused huge excitement when he helped the girls to build their own rollercoasters!!! It was great fun.

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Engineering Week 2019


Larry Clarke, a mechanical engineer visited Ms McGuinness's First Class during Engineering Week to tell the girls all about being an engineer. Larry is Emilia Clarke's dad and he definitely caused huge excitement when he helped the girls to build their own rollercoasters!!! It was great fun.

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3rd Class make windmills


Ms.Buckley's 3rd class visit Ballyroan Library during Engineers Week to make windmills.

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An Engineer’s Visit to 5th Class


5th class girls learn about the work of an engineer and investigate   materials with engineer Shannon Greene!

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Engineer Eamonn McDonagh and 6th class girls during Engineering Week 2018


Engineer Eamonn McDonagh visits 6th class girls to view, advise and encourage the girls as they complete their investigations and present their projects on a number of complex engineering questions.

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Lego Workshop


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Engineer Week 2018


Engineers Martha and Colm from Jacobs Engineering Consultants came to visit our 6th class to kick off Engineers Week 2018.

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