Online Resource

Wool Awareness In The Classroom©  

Welcome to Wool in School ™  Irish wool resource for teachers, schools  and anyone interested is now available . Join us in the exploration of Irish wool in Ireland and its uses.

This Wool Awareness resource  is focused on a number of  the seven curriculum areas. It is perfect for teachers complementing the following areas of the Primary Curriculum.
  • Art Education, Fabric and Fibre Strand 
  • SESE,  History Geography and Science, 
  • History - life , Society, Work and Culture in the Past
  • Geography - Natural environment, Environment Awareness
  • Science- Living things, Materials, Environment Awareness and Care
Wool in School™ resource and  sustainability aspects also compliment the  Education for Sustainability Development Strategy 2030

Wool in School™ links in with the Aistear and Siolta Exploring and Thinking and the Environment

Wool in School™ links in with the Junior Cycle Visual Art Curriculum
  • Statement of Learning SOL8 - The student values local national and international Heritage, understands the importance of the relationship between past and current events and the forces that drive change.
What do you get?
  • 1 Year licence to Access our 20 hour resource to be completed at your class pace. Click link to view curriculum                                                                  http://wool-in-school.teachable.com/p/information
  • Introduction booklet (online)
  • teach children about benefits and properties of wool.
  • Printable material
  • Craft Ideas
  • Blog
  • Insight into woollen mills in Ireland
  • Certificate for children
  • Fibre goodie bag from Cushendale Woollen Mills
  • keep up to date with our website wool directory

Individual Teacher

€54

  • 1 Teacher signed up for 1 yr from date of purchase
  • 1 Fibre goodie bag
  • 20 hour class resource
  • printable resources
  • Blog
  • Website wool directory

3 Teachers

€135

  • 3 Teachers signed up for 1 yr from date of purchase
  • 3 Fibre goodie bags
  • 20 hour class resource
  • printable resources
  • Blog
  • Website wool directory

School package

€270

  • All teachers signed up for 1 yr from date of purchase
  • 10 Fibre goodie bags
  • 20 hour class resource
  • printable resources
  • Blog
  • School discounts for WIS activities
  • Website wool directory