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"School"-made Lemonade!

April 4, 2017

To finish our term on procedural writing, together we followed a recipe on how to make lemonade! It turned out so well, we've decided to share our recipe with you!

6th Class’ “School”-made Lemonade

Ingredients:                                          Equipment:

10z sugar                                               Bowl x 2

3 pints boiling water                           Strainer

4 lemons                                               Wooden spoon

                                                                Knife

                                                                Chopping board

                                                                Fruit juicer

                                                                Grater or zester

                                                                Bottle to hold it in

Recipe:

  1. Begin by zesting the four lemons with a grater.
  2. Cut each of the lemons in half and proceed to extract the juice from the lemons, with a hand-held or electric juicer.
  3. Put the sugar into a large bowl and add the zest and juice.
  4. Pour in the boiling water and stir gently until the sugar has dissolved.
  5. Leave overnight.
  6. Strain the liquid, into another bowl, to remove all pips and bits.
  7. Pour into your serving bottle.
  8. Then dilute with water and enjoy!

Mother's Day

March 24, 2017

Happy Mother's Day from all the boys in sixth class. Have a wonderful weekend!!

Engineers Week

March 14, 2017

To celebrate engineers week, our class was invited to C.I.T. last Friday the 10th of March for a presentation on the Bloodhound project, a supersonic car. It was a fascinating morning in C.I.T. and we even managed to bag some goodies!!

Procedural Writing

March 14, 2017

This term, we are focusing on procedural writing as our writing genre in English. Miss O'Sullivan decided to put our skills to the test this week! First we borrowed Junior infants Lego and made different houses and cars, we then had write down the exact steps of how to recreate what we had made, Later this week we are swapping copies with each other to see can we replicate each others designs with our detailed instructions!!! 

China

February 17, 2017

We have been celebrating and learning about the Chinese New Year and China for the last month. 

Test

January 17, 2017