🤗 Welcome to Year Four's class page! Our teacher is Mrs McAlary and our assistants are Mrs Kirk and Mrs Dallat. Our class page will keep you updated on all the exciting things we get up to during the year. 🤗
Article 28 of the UNCRC states 'All children have the right to good quality education'.
🌳🐛🌍🐝 Outdoor Play 🐝🌍🐛🌳
Year 4 have been making the most of some September Sunshine ☀️ They have been exploring the Outdoor Learning Area. What a wonderful space in the great outdoors in which we can extend and develop our learning through the World Around Us 🌍 #learningthroughplay #outdoorlearning
Article 31 of the UNCRC states that 'All children have the right to play and rest'
🇪🇸🇵🇱🇪🇺🇮🇪 European Day of Languages 🇮🇪🇪🇺🇵🇱🇪🇸
Year 4 celebrated European Day of Languages learning some new words in Irish and Polish.
Article 30 states 'Children have the right to learn and use the language of their families'.
🇪🇺📱 Code Week 2019 📱🇪🇺
Year 4 celebrated Code Week EU in School. They used the 'Scratch Jr' App on the iPads to create their own Animations. They were able to use their coding skills to select a character and programme it to move in different ways #coding #codeweek #scratchjr #iPads #UsingICT
🌍🗣 World Mental Health Day 🗣🌍
Year 4 incorporated some new Mindful exercises into their PE lesson to celebrate World Mental Health Day on Thursday 10th October. We discussed in class the importance of maintaining a healthy mind, as well as a healthy body. The class recognised the different ways we can keep our minds healthy and happy - strategies we use in school daily!
Article 24 of the UNCRC states 'Every child has the right to the best possible health'.
🇮🇪🌟 Maths Week Ireland 2019 🌟🇮🇪
To mark the occasion of Maths Week Ireland 2019 we completed a Selection of Problem Solving activities in Year 4. We used a range of practical materials and different methods of working out to solve the different problems. The children worked independently and with their peers throughout a morning of great fun!! #mathsweekireland2019 #problemsolvingmaths
Maths Week 2019
Article 29 of the UNCRC states 'Education should help you to use and develop your talents and abilities.'
🕷👻 HAPPY HALLOWEEN 👻🕷
Year 4 came to school in disguise...wicked witches, spooky skeletons, wonderful wizards, and many more. Well done to all pupils for their efforts! Don't they look scary...
Our whole-school completed the 'Spookathon', our Mile-a-Day in costume part of the PTA Fundraiser for this half-term. It was a great initiative to help raise money for our school, whilst improving our fitness levels too. Thanks to all who kindly donated and to the children for their active participation. #spookathon #mileaday #stcolumbasfitfamily
🕷👻💀 SPOOKATHON - DAILY MILE 💀👻🕷
🤗🌟Anti-Bullying Week 2019🌟🤗
The theme for Anti-Bullying Week this year was 'Change Starts With Us' . Year 4 pupils made personal pledges in school. They thought of small things that they could do to make a difference and prevent bullying. #antibullyingschool #changestartswithus
🌟🤗 Anti-Bullying Week 2019 🤗🌟
🎨 Anti-Bullying Artwork 🎨
Article 19 of the UNCRC states 'Children have the right to be protected from being hurt and mistreated, in body or mind.'
🌍👫 World Children's Day 2019 👫🌍
Year 4 celebrated 'World Children's Day' on the 20th November, by completing tasks relating to the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC). 2019 is the 30th Anniversary of the introduction of the UNCRC and as a Right's Respecting School, we are fully committed to promoting Children's rights in all that we do.
Article 2 of the UNCRC states 'All children have rights.'