Oct
24
Filed Under (Uncategorized) by rwalsh6103 on 24-10-2012

The Parents Association of Scoil Naomh Padraig would like to thank everyone for the fantastic support in donating bags of clothes and old mobile phones. This means that the school will get a brand new laptop and some money which will be put to good use. Thanks again for the wonderful support.

Oct
23
Filed Under (Uncategorized) by rwalsh6103 on 23-10-2012

Coffee morning 10.30-12 noon on Friday 26th Oct in aid of St Vincent de Paul Society. Donations very welcome. Children will be going home when coffee morning is over. Return to school Monday 5th Nov.

Oct
17

The show can be viewed on channel 191  @9pm on Thursday 18th October. Filming took place in Buncrana and Inishowen  recently at the Tip O’Neill Donegal Diaspora awards.

Oct
17
Filed Under (Uncategorized) by rwalsh6103 on 17-10-2012

Scoil Naomh Padraig, Drumfries are hosting a coffee morning on Friday 26th October from 10.30am- 12.00 in aid of the local branch of St Vincent De Paul. Everyone is very welcome and we look forward to seeing you on the day.

Oct
15
Filed Under (Uncategorized) by rwalsh6103 on 15-10-2012

 

Check out the scoilnet Halloween theme page for fun games, stories, art, etc….

 

http://www.scoilnet.ie/halloween_themepage.shtm

 

Oct
11
Filed Under (Uncategorized) by rwalsh6103 on 11-10-2012

 

http://www.treeday.ie/

  • Tree Day is taking place on 11th October and this is a highly relevant site
  • The use of the character Sammy Squirrel makes the site more engaging and interesting
  • The learning modules, from infants to sixth class are excellent
  • Practical tips on how to grow a tree and care for the environment are offered
  • Information on Wooldland trails is available

 

Oct
09
Filed Under (Uncategorized) by rwalsh6103 on 09-10-2012
1.  Autumn is one of the four seasons. 
 
2.  It is the transition from Summer into Winter. 
 
3.  The weather also begins to get colder and many plants stop making food. Autumn is the time when deciduous trees shed their leaves. The leaves change from green to red, orange, yellow or brown before falling.
 
4.  The Autumnal Equinox (around September 23 in the Northern Hemisphere and March 21 in the Southern Hemisphere) signifies the start of Autumn, and it ends with the Winter Solstice (around December 21 in the Northern Hemisphere and June 21 in the Southern Hemisphere.)
 
5.  Many animals begin to prepare for the winter by storing food in their nests and dens or fat on their bodies.
 
6.  In Autumn, there is less sunlight because the days are shorter.
 
7.  Pumpkins are a big crop during Autumn.  They are used for pies, soups and Jack-o-Lanterns on Halloween.
 
8.  Many animals begin to grow warmer coats to prepare for the cold weather following Autumn.
 
9.  In the United States, autumn is a time when Thanksgiving and Halloween are celebrated by many people
 
10.  Many crops are harvested in Autumn.
Oct
01
Filed Under (Uncategorized) by rwalsh6103 on 01-10-2012