Book Review – The Kidds of Summerhill

Book Review – The Kidds of Summerhill

“The Kidds of Summerhill” is the story of Nancy Kidd, who is trying to juggle her friends, her family and her guilt. When Nancy’s mother dies, the Pig Farmer shows no remorse and even tries to get rid of her. But is there more to this rivalry than meets the eye? It...
St. Patrick’s Day Green Quiz

St. Patrick’s Day Green Quiz

Here is a quiz for adults to mark St. Patrick’s Day. There are a range of questions, some easy, some a bit more challenging, and all of the answers have “Green” in them in some way. Some of these will really stretch you.There are a variety of prizes for this quiz, but...
Book Review – Finn’s First Song

Book Review – Finn’s First Song

Introducing the characters – There is Finn, his Mam & Dad and all of the Sea Creatures Did you enjoy the book? I enjoyed it, it was good. Finn gets to meet lots of new friends. The story tells you about different types of fish and what makes each one different. My...
Book Review – Sally Go Round the Stars

Book Review – Sally Go Round the Stars

We thought this was a really funny book. My mammy and granny knew most of the rhymes already. My brother really liked “Muc Muc Muc”. I think he liked to say those words in a funny voice. He is three and he likes funny words. We sang Mary “Mac, Mac, Mac” which was...
Book Review – Scout’s Best Day Ever

Book Review – Scout’s Best Day Ever

As a parent: Illustrations are fab! Each double spread page has so much oral language going for it. We keep seeing new things each time we read it! The 3 year old kept spotting new things and this made her feel connected when we were reading it. Like mini stories...
Breaking News Generator

Breaking News Generator

The Breaking News Generator is one of the many applications on the ClassTools.net website. It is a really easy application to use and can be used to enhance and illustrate so many different areas of the curriculum. It could be used as a response to a class novel, to...