Learning about the Earth, it's living creatures and the threats to the environment and to biodiversity can also be done comfortably at home, through a movie. Watching a movie can be pleasant and educational at the same time, despite its' format or the age it's targeted to. For the youngest ones there’s a broad range [...]
Let's explore the Rocky Shore with Green-Schools Marine Environment. Do you know your bladderwrack from your kelp? Can you spot a sea anemone in a rock pool? Next time you take a visit to the seashore try spotting some of these common marine species which can be found along an Irish coastline. https://youtu.be/FamYiIIbdc0
Learn about the Atlantic Salmon – find out about the life-cycle of this amazing fish and how they spend their lives migrating between freshwater and the Ocean! Check out our fact sheet.
The Christmas Island red crab is a species of land crab that is endemic to Christmas Island and Cocos Islands in the Indian Ocean. Watch the amazing annual spawning event of millions of red crabs on Christmas Island, with this great clip from the BBC’s documentary the Trials of Life and then have a go [...]
A great way to reduce waste is by up-cycling used materials. Learn how to make a cute up-cycled crab. Did you know there are 850 species of crab in the World?! Ghost crab, spider crab, fiddler crab, but to name a few…what will yours be?! Tag us with your creations @GreenSchoolsIre #GreenSchoolsStayHome
Woo-hoo for WORLD OCEANS DAY!! This is the day to celebrate our beautiful Oceans and all the sea-life that inhabits them! World Oceans Day is an international day that takes place annually on 8 June. A great way to celebrate would be by carrying out a beach clean with your classmates. But if you can't [...]