Step 1 : We investigated how we could build solid structures using marshmallows and cocktail sticks. We discovered that triangular shapes worked well.
Step 2 : We attended a workshop in Tallaght Library during Engineers Week. There we built bridges from ‘K’Nex and got some advice from Engineers!
Step 3 : We sketched our ideas, gathered materials and began to build our bridges. We held an exhibition of our bridges.
We hope you enjoy our slide show.
The pupils of Scoil Maelruain S.N.S. are delighted to announce
an exhibition of their art to be held in the school on:
Tuesday 11th of March between 1.30 p.m.
& 4.30 p.m.
The artwork is now finished and to show it off, we are having it all
professionally framed and catalogued for display in the school hall.
The pictures, (including a free
class photo,) are great value at only €9.00 each
(& a family discount will be
available to those with 2 or more children taking part-€16.00 for 2 children,
€24 for 3 children)
Framed print copies of the originals, which would make a lovely
will also be available to order during the exhibition at a cost of
We look forward to seeing everyone but if you can’t make it & would
like to have your child’s picture, send the money in before exhibition
day and we will arrange delivery.
Art is an area that every child enjoys and the exhibition will be a big
event in the life of the school this year, so please come along,
Bring your camera, bring family and friends and help make it an occasion
to remember for the whole school community.