Muckeen the Pig

Muckeen loves being dirty and muddy. And he loves his food. He is a very happy little pig. But when he is taken to market Muckeen does not like it at all! Still, Muckeen is a smart pig too and he finds a way out!

This book by Fergus Lyons is aimed at younger pupils. This document for the teacher contains suggestions on how to use the book as a cross-curricular resource in the First Class classroom.

Teacher’s Guide – ideas for using the book in the classroom (.pdf file 56KB)

Discovery Challenge – make your own Muckeen, and explore the world of pigs (.pdf file 32KB)

These resources have been made available to Seomra Ranga with the kind permission of the O’ Brien Press. ( O’ Brien Press retains the copyright of the resources.