Category Archives: DPS 2017_18

STEAM – Engineering in a box

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It has been said that engineering stimulates the mind – that children need to get their hands dirty; make things, dismantle things and fix things. This is why STEAM Education Ltd (Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Applied Maths), has … Continue reading

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Judges award RDS Primary Science Plaque 2018

The judge praised the boys for their fantastic investigation and how it was relavent to our everyday lives.

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Busy presenting at the show

The boys have presented their findings to the judges and they were very impressed.

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Parachutes Fourth Class

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Ms Mangan’s fourth class enjoyed making parachutes seeing how they operated. Here are the results: Some questions about the results: Which parachute was the quickest to touch the ground without any coins? Which parachute was the slowest to touch the … Continue reading

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Maths Week

Check out all of the great Maths Week games and puzzles at http://www.mathsweek.ie

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Clean Water – Action Aid Lessons

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This year the school is looking to gain its third Green Flag. The theme this year is Water. As part of the STEAM project in Mr. Murray’s class the pupils are looking at how they can create water filters to … Continue reading

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