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Monthly science class w5 - The Big Freeze

26 weeks 4 days ago
Our monthly science club at w5 had a very chilly theme.  The kids made snow, decorated their own editable snowman and learnt how to stick ice together and melt it.  As always the kids learn...

Snow Tubing

26 weeks 4 days ago
Our bi-monthly snow tubing session continues to bring lots of craic, fun exercise and friendship building. An event we all enjoy! 

Bugs At W5

30 weeks 1 day ago
“Today we attended w5 to learn about bugs, we started off with a workshop showing us shadows of different bugs and with each we had to identify, then we made our own bugs with colourful maize, we...

Halloween - Monthly Science Club W5

30 weeks 5 days ago
Our monthly science club at w5 got up and running again this term with Potions for Little Wizards.  An absolute hit with all of our kids!  From jumping spiders and magic pumpkin growing to...

Halloween Slime with W5

30 weeks 5 days ago
Some of our home educated kids had a great time at their slime workshop with w5 for Halloween.  They got to create their own slime, explore a sorting activity, meet Gary the slime Monster...

Wee Critters

30 weeks 5 days ago
“Today 40 children in two separate groups got to meet Wee Critters.   The children sat attentively and got to learn about an array of little critters from a large snail to lizards to owls....

Halloween with Debutots

30 weeks 5 days ago
Home ed kids aged 9 and under had a great time dressing up for their Halloween party with Sarah at Debutots Ulster! After a spooky warm up the kids got to listen to a story, act out the characters...

Halloween Kite Making

30 weeks 5 days ago
“On Tuesday,young children and teens met up at Finaghy Community Centre to decorate spooky Halloween kites. After an initial talk by the teacher about overhead dangers to be aware of when kite flying...

Exam Access Improvements Announced

30 weeks 5 days ago
The EA has decided to open exam centres to EHE candidates. This is very welcome, we are seeking clarity on likely costs. -------------------------------- The officer you should contact in relation to...

Secrets of Space at The Mac

34 weeks 1 day ago
We have attended and organised quite a lot of events for our community but this event was by far the best we’ve been to.  Some home educating families were treated to a very special theatre...