Posts Tagged ‘world around us’


World War 2 Experience - Read More

Posted on: May 26th, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Primary 4 and 5 visited the “World War 2 Experience” at Armagh Palace Stables. We had a fun and enjoyable day looking at how the environment was affected by the Second World War. We had the opportunity to explore what life was like and compared and contrast life in the city and countryside. During our […]


World War 2 Experience at Palace Stables - Read More

Posted on: May 14th, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Dear Parents, Primary 4 and 5 will be going to the Palace Stables in Armagh on Monday 20th May, to take part in the World War 2 experience. The Second World War is one of our topics in our World Around Us programme this term. A permission slip will be going home tomorrow for the […]


Solar System Artwork by Fionntan - Read More

Posted on: May 2nd, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Fionntan has created this fabulous solar system display as part of his Project 500 science challenge. Well done, Fionntan, excellent work and effort.


P4 & P5 Light It Up Blue for Autism Awareness Week - Read More

Posted on: April 6th, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Today P4 & P5 celebrated Autism Awareness Day. The day started with P4/5 sharing their presentations called “It’s OK to be different” linked to our class novel “The Boy in the Dress” by David Walliams. The children have done lots of research about autism and how people with autism see the world differently than we […]


Autism Awareness Week in P1-3 - Read More

Posted on: April 4th, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

P1/2/3 had a very fun week celebrating how we are all unique and raising awareness of Autism. We focused our learning around the story ‘Elmer the Elephant’. We talked about how we are all different and how we accept we are unique in different ways. We decorated our own elephant using bright colours and patterns. […]


Hens Checking Out of Clady - Read More

Posted on: March 26th, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

P1/2/3 were fantastic hosts for the hens. They were fed, watered and we loved collecting the eggs each day. For Fridays snack we used the eggs to make scrambled eggs and toast. We also took part in a ‘Decorate the Egg’ competition. Well done to Liam, Ella, Natasha and Ryan for beautiful art work. We […]


P4 Space Project - Read More

Posted on: March 21st, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Primary 4/ 5 are thoroughly enjoying researching their Space Project. Meaghan is pictured sharing her information with the class. Feidhlim is really enjoying learning new information and drawing the planets. Ronan has really enjoyed telling the class about the planets. He devised a quiz for us on the planets and we answered all the questions […]


21st March is World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD) - Read More

Posted on: March 20th, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

St Michael’s PS is supporting World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD) on 21 March 2019 and would encourage all pupils to get involved. The date for WDSD – 21st day of the 3rd month – was selected to signify the uniqueness of the triplication of the 21st chromosome which causes Down syndrome. On this day, people […]


Special Delivery – Chicks at School - Read More

Posted on: March 6th, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

We were so happy to see chicks visiting our school. P1/2/3 found out really valuable information and facts about chicks for their topic ‘Farm’. Joan told us all about their life cycle and how they look after them on their poultry farm. The chicks were so cute the P4-7 pupils wanted a visit to their […]


Chinese New Year by P1, P2 & P3 - Read More

Posted on: February 12th, 2019 by Mr J White in Information for Parents

Primary 1,2 & 3 celebrated Chinese New Year by making firework paintings, Chinese lanterns and Dragon masks. We had so much fun learning about the Chinese Festival.