Category: STEM

  • Easkey Parish Tapestry

    Easkey Parish Tapestry

    Check out the stunning tapestry created by the Senior Room celebrating Easkey Parish! Each piece was planned, researched, sewn, and embroidered with love. It showcases the beauty and importance of our brilliant community. Well done everyone!

  • Lego Habitats

    Lego Habitats

    We are loving our Lego Spike kits in Owenbeg. The Senior Room have been building their knowledge, coding and construction skills, following the units on the Lego Spike app. They recently researched, designed and coded habitats for a variety of animals. Well done🙌🏻

  • Pond Life Study

    Pond Life Study

    The Junior room recently completed a project about Pond Life. They researched and learned about the biodiversity associated with a pond and the insects, amphibians, retiles, fish and animals that live in and around Irish ponds. They then created a beautiful poster detailing all their work and learning, which is displayed proudly in their classroom.…

  • GAA Blitz

    GAA Blitz

    2nd – 6th Class took part in a GAA blitz on the 15th of May 2024 in Easkey G.A.A. Club with local primary schools: Killeenduff N.S., Rathlee N.S. and Ballinlig N.S. It was a fantastic day of sport with our boys’ and girls’ teams playing against and with the other schools in a variety of…

  • Engineers Week

    Engineers Week

    This week is Engineer’s Week. We have some lovely activities planned to learn about what an engineer is and how engineering is used in our everyday lives. On Friday we will be having an Engineering Fair in the school hall. The Senior Room students are completing engineering projects to display at the fair this week…

  • STEM Grant

    STEM Grant

    We are thrilled to announce that Owenbeg N.S. has been in receipt of a STEM education grant from the Department of Education to the value of €10,000. After a lengthy and detailed application, we were chosen from over 2,700 schools in Ireland and sanctioned the funds to implement our project “Developing 21st Century Skills Through Teaching…