Book Review – Lily’s Dream

Book Review – Lily’s Dream

“Lily’s Dream – A Lissadell Story” is about Lily and her best friends Maeve de Markievicz, Nellie, Nellie’s sister Johanna and Harry. Lily felt lucky to have a job as a housemaid in Lissadell, but she always dreamed about becoming a teacher. Lily was also very good at...
Autumn Dolch Word Mats

Autumn Dolch Word Mats

Dolch words are a list of 220 “service words” developed in the 1940s by William Dolch. They consist of a series of sets of words which are considered to be vocabulary which occurs most frequently in children’s reading material. This resource contains each set of words...
Book Review – The Book of Secrets

Book Review – The Book of Secrets

The Trooping Fairies have visited the small town of Clonbridge for their annual celebration. Their arrival awakens other creatures who are also after fun and mischief. Sibhe is the queen of the fairies. She seems like a very nice fairy but turns evil once you get on...
Book Review – Fox and Son Tailers

Book Review – Fox and Son Tailers

Fox & Son Tailers, by the author Paddy Donnelly is a heartwarming tale. It invites the reader into a world about family members working together in a little town called Ballybrush to make tails for the various animals who visit the Tail shop. The shop  has been in the...
Elements of a Novel

Elements of a Novel

This poster resource consists of twelve posters to assist the teacher when studying a novel in the classroom. Its aim is to make pupils aware of the different elements that make up the structure of a novel and that most or all of these elements are usually be present...