Busy at Maths in 2nd Form

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  Mrs Purvis and 2nd Form have been very busy in Maths class since Christmas break.  The children have been working on 2D and 3D shapes and have compiled their own unique art work using 2D shapes.  To-day the children engaged in some hands on learning using clocks, dominos, number wheels and pegs to consolidate learning over the past two weeks. Here is a very ‘Timely’ article relating to the importance of telling the time for children.  This is a skill they will use in daily life as they plan their schedule, read bus or train t table etc.  Analog clocks…

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Connemara Maths Academy Camp Headfort 2020

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Headfort School will be the venue for a new Summer Camp starting in July 2020. The camp will be run by Aengus O Connor of Connemara Maths Academy (CMA). At CMA Summer Camps students are welcomed from Ireland and from all over the globe. In 2019 they welcomed students from over 30 nations worldwide and from all over Ireland. At CMA summer camps students enjoy an incredible mix of STEM, Adventure Activities, Team Sports & Creative Technologies in a fun-filled action packed week. Learning through discovery, creativity and adventure is the corner stone of their educational philosophy, promoting critical thinking,…

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