Category Archives: Science

Johnson & Johnson Visit

The children of 3rd – 6th recently had a whale of a time at the Depuy Plant in Ringnaskiddy which forms part of the industrial giant J&J.  This visit was organised by Chris and Denise O Brien. Thank you! On … Continue reading

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Science week

   Science week was celebrated in Kilmagner in November. Junior and Senior Infants learnt was happens when colours mix together, they made mini explosions and saw an interesting chemical reaction between milk and soap.

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Discovery Primary Science and Maths Award

A big thank you to Michael Collins who recently unveiled our 2nd ever Discovery Primary Science and Maths Award. Michael was instrumental in the development of our new playing facility to the rear of our school.  Michael is a well … Continue reading

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Junior School Tour 2017 Juniors, seniors and First Class had a fun school tour in Fota Wildlife Park.  We saw giraffes, kangaroos, zebras, cheetahs, lions, tigers and many more animals.  We went to the tropical house where we saw butterflies, … Continue reading

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Science workshop

On March 16th Juniors, Seniors and First class were lucky to have a visit from the Lismore mobile Science workshop. They had a fantastic day learning about acids and bases, how to make a rocket and catapult and what plants … Continue reading

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Spring fun- Junior room

  The junior room have also been taking advantage of the lovely weather. They worked together to find lots of different interesting creatures during their “mini beast hunt”. Check out the pictures to see some great team work!

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Discovery Primary Science Trip

2nd to 6th Classes had a wonderful trip to Doneraile Park on Thursday March 16th.  The children enjoyed the wonderful surroundings and took part in a number of science investigations.  They built a bird nest and tested it using a … Continue reading

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Spring Fun Gallery: PE Stations, Bug Hunt and Break-time Fun

The children in Kilmagner really made the most of the recent fine spring weather.  Here are some photos of some of the goings on.  Happy St. Patricks Day from KNS.

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