Book Review: Seeds of Liberty

Book Review: Seeds of Liberty

In this book the author aims to give the reader insights into three revolutions in three different countries through three different characters. In my opinion she executes this in a manner King Louis 16th of France would be proud of! In Boston in the 1780s there is...
Book Review: Let’s Colour Ireland

Book Review: Let’s Colour Ireland

‘Let’s Colour Ireland’ is a non-fiction colouring book written and illustrated by Alan Nolan, published in 2018 by O’Brien Press. Each page of the book has an interesting colouring activity based on an Irish landmark along with some interesting information about it. I...

Hallowe’en Table Quiz 2017

This Table Quiz, updated slightly for Hallowe’en 2017,  comprises eight rounds of six questions, a tie-break round and answers to all questions on 147 Powerpoint slides. It is probably geared towards pupils in the middle/senior end of the school. I’ve attempted to...
Blue Star Programme 2017/18

Blue Star Programme 2017/18

European Movement Ireland has announced that the Blue Star Programme will be running for its seventh year over the 2017-2018 school term and the registration process for interested primary schools across Ireland is now open! What is it? The Blue Star Programme is a...
Poolbeg Press Competition 03

Poolbeg Press Competition 03

We’ve teamed up again with Poolbeg Press to bring you another great competition. Poolbeg has published three great historical children’s novels set around a significant period in Irish history: The Easter Rising, The War of Independence and the Civil War. The events...