Tag Archives: STEAM

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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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 in Fifth Class

This year the boys in fifth class will be participating in a 10 week Science Technology Education Art Maths Project with a PHD student from UCC. This is great opportunity for the boys to explore different topics through Science, Technology, … Continue reading

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