Engineering Week 2016

Engineering Week 2016
"Engineering our Future"-see Gallery for photos
Monday, February 29, 2016 - 00:00 - Friday, March 4, 2016 - 00:00

We had lots of visits this week to encourage us to be engineers. See Gallery for photos.

5th Class went to Marsh Library and completed 10 work stations in groups of 3.

6th Class walked to TCD Science Gallery and again completed 5 work stations in groups. 6th also had a visit from Naomi Harte, an engineer with whom they made circuits.

4th Class walked to the Engineers of Ireland office and watched a show with other schools on famous Irish engineers and sang songs!

Junior Infants went to Imaginosity and made Foam Rockets and blasted them off!

In school with Ms Kelly-Senior Infants made Paper Helicopters and flew them, 1st Class made Static Electricity and used in to move small things, 2nd class designed bridges and tested them and 3rd Class made their own car with various small parts and moved it with magnets.