Seachtain Na Gaeilge 12th – 16th Marta
I rith Seachtain na Gaeilge tá iarracht an mhór deanta ag gach duine i scoil Naomh Dheaglain níos mó gaeilge á labhairt.
During Irish Week everyone in St Declan’s N.S makes a big effort to speak more Irish.
Lots of activites are organised during Seachtain na Gaeilge.
There is an “oscalt Oifigiul” . Here children in the senior class officially open Seachtain na Gaeilge and the National Anthem is sung.
Each class designs a special Irish notice board.
Bíonn ceolchoirm sa halla do gach rang.
The junior classes participate in a throw fada and the senior classes partake in a cic/púc fada.
Junior classes enter a colouring competition and senior classes create an design a poster promoting the Irish language.
Senior classes participate in a quiz through Irish.
Two classes attend Corfheile na Scoileanna.
There is a Lá Glás on the Friday where the children in the junior classes march through a guard of honour