AWARD NUMBER: TP005
Welcome to our SFI Discover Science & Maths Award page!
Below are links to some of the wonderful STEM activities we do each year in Carrig National School.
STEP 1: SCIENCE
6 hands-on science investigations
Energy and forces:
Environmental Awareness and Care:
Host a Space Week event in 2017:
Host a Science Week event in 2017:
Invite a science speaker to our school:
STEP 2: TECHNOLOGY (ICT)
2 or more examples of the children using ICT
STEP 3: ENGINEERING
2 or more examples of the children investigating engineering in class or in the local area
Update on 27/4/18: We are delighted to have been chosen by Engineers Ireland as one of only five schools in the country who have won a STEM show for the students! 4th, 5th & 6th Class pupils will be treated to ‘Ireland’s Ingenious Engineers Show’ on May 22nd.
Update on 22/5/18: STEM Show
STEP 4: MATHS
2 or more examples of the children using their maths skills as part of their science work
STEP 5: STEM SHOW AND TELL
Take part in a science fair where the children can present and discuss their work & Show evidence of the children presenting their science work to other classes in the school, to parents and to the wider community
5th Class: International STEM Project (Similar project will take place again this year in May/June in 5th Class)