This year, we are delighted to announce that all the classes in Taunagh N.S. will take part in the Discover Primary Science and Maths Award for the third year running.
Our digital log is divided under the following headings:
- Step 1 – Science
- Step 2 – Technology
- Step 3 – Engineering
- Step 4- Maths
- Step 5 – STEM Showcase
The Human Eye
Senior Room pupils conducted a Zoom interview with Nuala McCarrick, an optometrist, painted the human eye and created a video for the REEL Life Science Video Competition. Be sure to look at our video – that would be ‘eye-deal’!
Marine Explorers – Sea Creatures Bigger than Me
The pupils completed projects on sea creatures and presented them to Mark from Marine Explores over Zoom.
Energy and Forces
Bubbling potions for Halloween
Crystal Cup Experiment
Environmental Awareness and Care
Leaf Hunt in the Junior Room
SFI Discover Centre – Science Week Workshops with Sligo Science Festival
It’s only water or is it? & Fooling our Senses
Zoom Interview with Sally
Sally is an archaeologist and answered our questions about archaeology. A very interesting Zoom interview!
Why is Mars red? Using steel wool, sand and water and a control experiment, pupils discovered how rust forms.
Space Rocket Designs
The senior pupils examined the components of rocket and created their own designs.
The Junior Room created their very own space aliens.