1st Class have been investigating Energy and Forces in Science – Strange Sounds & Gravity.
On Saturday afternoon Mr Sheils flew the flag for John Scottus and for Science when he presented to a room full of teachers at the RDS STEM National Learning Conference for Primary School Teachers.
In Science class 3rd class mixed the right components to create their very own concrete block. Anybody looking for any quotes for extensions.
The last installment from 3rd Class with their super Science documentaries.
A huge congratulations to Mr Sheils who had his thesis ‘Teaching and learning Science through Action Research’ published in the INTO (Irish National Teacher’s Organisation) monthly magazine.
Every Tuesday teachers engage in the Croke Park hour in areas to improve teaching and learning. This week it was the turn of Science.
The teachers in the primary school have been participating in a Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) programme over the last few weeks.
The Royal Society of Chemistry’s Spectroscopy in a Suitcase scheme came to John Scottus chemistry students.
Congratulations are in order for six second year students whose science investigations were selected for SciFest 2015.
Science week was kick started with a spectacular display of science experiments from 6th year students on Monday morning.
Mr Sheils and Mr Callaghan have been undertaking training in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) teacher training programme run by the RDS (http://www.