Calling anyone interested in gardening or the great outdoors!
Interest from local groups also welcome.
Teachers, wondering where to start with your winter garden lessons?
Sign up for the in-classroom session 'Birds Around Your School" Full details Here
NESC has also provided a recorded tutorial for schools to support them in developing, maintaining and learning about a winter bird garden.
This tutorial can be used directly in the classroom.
Build a Bird Feeder
Making A Plan
Worksheets trails and quizes to download
The Year Round Organic School Garden - A Guide to Designing, Creating and Using an Organic School Garden has been updated and reprinted, it is now available through Irish Seedsavers.
The beauty of Barn Owls showcased in a new children's book
Susan O'Donohoe SNA in Holy Family Junior School, Ennis and former Heritage in Schools Expert presents a free online book about Barn Owls. Designed to be shown to students on the whiteboard. It has a reading age of 9 yrs + but can be read to younger children also. The book was commissioned by Galway County Council and Creative Ireland.
Eir Code: C15 RK03