Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh

Rushbrooke, Cobh, Co. Cork

History

BSRAC History Policy 2022
  • 🚢 RANG A SÉ VISIT MSC VIRTUOSA! 🚢 - Rang a Sé celebrated the end of a very successful September by paying a visit to MSC Virtuosa! MSC Virtuosa is one of the world's largest cruise ships spanning 331 metres and weighing over 180,000 tonnes. Over 8,000 people were aboard the ship that cost approximately €770,000,000 to build! This experience will serve as a… Continue Reading
  • Piseoga agus Síoga i Rang a Sé - Mr. Stephenson's Sixth Class have been learning all about the history of superstitions around the world and in particular, the role fairies play in Irish folklore. We examined the locations of fairy forts in Ireland,  listened to others share their stories of meeting fairies and discussed our own experiences with seeing fairy doors while walking.… Continue Reading
  • Time Capsule Project - Whole School Time Capsule Project 2021. Massive thanks to Mr. Murphy and his Committee for co-ordinating this event! Continue Reading
  • Ms de Rís’s Rang a Dó donate book to Cork City and County Archives. - In the first term this year, Ms de Rís's Rang a Dó wrote a book about what they liked and didn't like during Lockdown 2020. They titled the book 'Lockdown Likes and Dislikes'. They contacted, Steven Skeldon, Archivist and he was delighted to accept the book into the Cork City and County Archives. The hope… Continue Reading
  • Junior Infant Time Capsule - This month the Junior Infants are working on their time capsule memory jar. The whole school is taking part in a history project to remember the school year 2020 - 2021. Junior Infants decided to document their first year in school by creating a memory jar. All the boys and girls drew a picture of… Continue Reading
  • Earth Day in BSRAC - To celebrate Earth Day, many classes took part in the National Museum of Ireland’s Interactive Webminar exploring the Ice Age in Ireland. Classes have been unable to visit the  museums of late so the museum came to our classrooms instead! Here are Ms. Scannnell’s  4th class pupils enjoying the live event. They learn lots about… Continue Reading
  • Grandparents’ Interviews about the 1950’s By Sean - Here in Bunscoil Rinn an Chablaigh in 4TH Class, we had to interview some of our grandparents to lrearn about life in the 1950’s. We had eight grandparents in to help us .They gave us great stories about the old days and they were very enthusiastic. For example, here’s a bit from Phil - she… Continue Reading
  • Ms. Thompson’s class explore homes & houses in the local area! - Continue Reading
  • New Digital Learning tools - Rang 6 got to use the new keyboards for our I-pads. They put them to great use in their groups preparing their History project about the Celts. Continue Reading
  • 2nd Class visit The Titanic Experience - 2nd class are really enjoying learning about the Titanic in History this year. To enhance their learning they were lucky enough to visit the Titanic Experience down town. They were given a ticket on arrival to board the ship and they were able to see what it was like for the passengers who embarked in… Continue Reading