Author Archives: mscurrantogher

Communcation Engineering

Ms Curran’s 5th class pupils have mastered the art of coded communication!  As part of their STEAM Engineering project, in conjunction with UCC, they have been learning morse code and even sent postcards, written in morse code, to pupils in … Continue reading

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Christmas Panto

Dick Whittington visited Togher Boys School this week.  The pupils enjoyed a fun-filled performance by a visiting theatre company, with plenty of opportunity for audience participation!  The festivities have truly begun!

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Young Mechanical Engineers in Togher!

Do you know how cars move?  How planes fly?  Can you design and build a car and test it?  Well, look no further than Ms Curran’s class in Togher BNS for help with any of the above.  As part of … Continue reading

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Budding Picassos

Ms Curran’s 5th Class have been busy studying the work of some famous artists.  They have explored and experimented with some of their unique techniques and themes to produce some masterpieces of their own!

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Science In Action

Ms Curran’s 5th Class took part in a Forces Workshop at the Lifetime Lab this week.  They learned about, made and used levers and pulleys.  There was also opportunity for some Formula Action when they raced their magnetic cars!! Great … Continue reading

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Pulleys and levers

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As part of our STEAM Engineering project, in collaboration with UCC, 5th Class has this week been learning how to make simple machines, including a pulley system.  Our pulley systems were based on the actual workings of a wind turbine! … Continue reading

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STEAM

5th Class S.T.E.A.M Project Ms Curran’s 5th Class started their STEAM project this week.  STEAM stands for Science Technology Engineering Art and Maths. We are working with Charles Piron, who is an engineer from Belgium. In our first lesson we … Continue reading

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