Global Citizenship

Global Citizenship, litter and waste code

The World is a pretty Place
Let’s not see it go to Waste,
We have to work together
To make the World better

World

Countries Represented in Our School

There are 37 different nationalities/ethnicities represented in our school. Below is a list of the countries. They include where children from our school were born and children who have a parent from a different country.

 

Action Days

We held numerous Action Days in our school.

Cake Sale

6th classes organised a cake sale on Friday 16th October.  We raised 2143euro for the UNICEF Syrian Refugee appeal.

Friendship Week

We held Friendship week in February 2014. The whole school was involved.  We took part in early morning table tennis, circle time in the library, buddy reading, friendship art, skipping, a good news tree and Marley’s Got Talent.

Europe Day / Blue Star Award

We took part in the Blue Star project and studied all about Europe. We celebrate Europe Day on the 9th May 2014.  Click here to see our work on Europe.

 

Our Noticeboard

6th Class Ms Hayes and the Amawele project

Emma from the Amawele charity has visited 6th class throughout the year.  They have learned lots about Global Citizenship and about life in South Africa.  They skyped a school in South Africa many times throughout the year.

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Country Projects completed by Mr Lynch’s 4th Class 2015/2016

 

Fair Trade
Fair Trade fortnight takes place on the 29th February to the 11th March. The green school committee are showing a power point presentation at assembly and have made a display. Classes will be learning about the importance of Fair trade.

fairtade by Mr Nolan’s 4th class

 

Children’s Rights

Powerpoint presentations on the rights of children:

Children’s Rights

childrens rights Eve and Ava

Children’s Rights cara and caoimhe

Children’s Rights By Dylan and Daragh

By Lauren and emer childrens rights

CHILDREN’S RIGHTS BY ANNA + HAILLE

China

Many classes learned about China and the Chinese new year.

Africa- African projects and the life of Nelson Mandela

Australia and Norway projects by Mr O Connell’s 3rd class and Mr Nolans’s 4th class

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