Our Monaghan - St. Mary's Boys' National School, Monaghan - Monaghan

These are the highlights or Monaghan town. We each chose a favourite part of the town and tried to recreate it in the world of Mine Craft. 

This is the mind rising video for St. Mary's Boys' School Monaghan.
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St Joseph's Boys' Derry 1916 Project - St Joseph's Boys' School Derry - Derry

We recently took part in a cross community project involving a number of other local schools. We looked at some of the issues involved with the Easter Rising and The Battle of The Somme. We worked together to produce a Comic Book and Video role plays of the Rising and The Battle of The |Somme.

Entry to Mindrising project

Scoil Éanna - Gaelcholáiste an Phiarsaigh - Dublin

Dhein an fhoireann an scoil ina raibh Pádraig mac Phiarsaigh mar phríomhoide air i gcomhar 1916.


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Aqudome today and tomorrow - Scoil Eoin, Balloonagh - Kerry

Creating the current day Aquadome in Tralee and designing it for the future in 2016. Both buildings were created in the same world which is just bigger than 10mb when zipped so Orlaith has downloaded world. *Didn't realise video was an important aspect so minecraft main project!

Background to Scoil Eoin Tralee's submission folder on creating present day Aquadome and the Aquadome of 2116

Impressions of Kilmainham Jail - Brackloon NS - Mayo

We decided to highlight some of the main areas of Kilmainham Jail, starting with the reception area where the prisoners would have entered, their cells and the church where Grace Gifford married Joseph Mary Plunkett. You can also see the courtyard where the leaders were brutally executed

Project for 1916 rising only had a month to do it :( But here it is....

The Story of Greystones Harbour - St. Laurences National School - Wicklow

We looked at the history of Greystones Harbour from a small fishing village to a 300 million euro development and created a Minecraft Harbour world based on our wishes for the continued development of the harbour.

NDNSP's futuristic hotel and stadium - North Dublin National School Project - Dublin

5th class worked as a whole group to create an entry for the competition. The video charts the highs and lows of the project, but their resilience and their ability to adapt to changing circumstances was key to the success of the project

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The Model School   1916-2116 - Inchicore NS - Dublin

The Model School Inchicore was built in 1853, we are located just a few minutes walk from Kilmainham Jail. This gave us the inspiration to capture our school in the past, present & future. 


Hollie Harkin Year 9 Future 2116 - St Marys College - Derry

My mindrising project is about the GPO in Dublin and how I think it will look in the future.

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Recreating Tallaght Village 1916 - Sacred Heart SNS - Dublin

Our project is based around recreating and rediscovering Tallaght village as it was in the early 20th century. We studied books, maps, blueprints and photographs and went on excursions to learn more. We mapped out and recreated the town and filled it with facts and information we had learned.

Project on Tallaght in 1916, designed and created by children in Mr. Maguire's 3rd class
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