Teacher: Ms Mulvihill
Class: 5th & 6th class
We hope you enjoy looking at the products of all our hard work. We are very busy so we will be adding more throughout the year. Make sure you check this page regularly for details and pictures of all the fun activities we enjoy in 6th class. Some exciting new projects to follow…..
5th & 6th had a very enjoyable and successful schools tag-rugby blitz at the Killarney Rugby Club on Wednesday with both the boys and girls winning all their matches. Congratulations!!!
As part of Friendship Week, 6th Class read story books to Junior and Senior Infants and First Class. It was a wonderful activity for the younger classes to get to know 6th Class.
In English we learned persuasive writing skills and techniques and we wrote essays to persuade and encourage the whole school to bring a health lunch box to school.
In Art we learned a drawing skill called 'foreshortening'. This is where we drew an object to make it appear either closer or further away.
We made cheeseburger book reviews based on our class novel 'A Girl Called Blue'
Congratulations to Rachael and to all the winners of the Astellas Drawing Competition. We are very proud of you!
In October we experimented with charcoal and we learned how to create light and dark shading using the material. We created the New York City skyline using these techniques.
We studies the poem 'The Sound Collector' by Roger McGough. We also composed our own poems based on the poem. We discovered we have a great class full of poet!
Sixth Class were blessed with amazing weather for our trip across the Lakes of Killarney and down through the Gap of Dunloe.