Online Resource

Wool Awareness In The Classroom©  

Welcome to Wool in Schools Irish wool resource for  schools . Join us in the exploration of Irish wool in Ireland and its uses.

This Wool Awareness in the classroom 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.

Secondary Curriculum

Wool in School™ links in with the Junior Cycle Visual Art Curriculum and Transition Year.
  • 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?
  • One off payment
  • Access to our 20 hour resource to be completed at your class pace. 
  • Introduction booklet (online)
  • Teach children about benefits and properties of wool.
  • Printable material and downloadable.
  • Craft Ideas
  • Blog
  • Insight into woollen mills in Ireland
  • Certificate for children
  • Textile Box filled with fabrics from Cushendale Woollen Mills , raw wool , dyed wool, lanolin and much more.
  • keep up to date with our website wool directory
Click link to view curriculum http://wool-in-school.teachable.com/p/information

Free Resource

Sheep in Ireland .pdf

1 classroom

€54

  • 1 classroom 
  • 1 Textile Box
  • 20 hour class resource
  • printable resources
  • Blog
  • Website wool directory
  • Teacher discounts

3 classrooms

€135

  • 3 classrooms 
  • 3 Textile Boxes
  • 20 hour class resource
  • printable resources
  • Blog
  • Website wool directory
  • Teacher/School discounts

School Package

€270

  • All classrooms 
  • 10 Textile Boxes
  • 20 hour class resource
  • printable resources
  • Blog
  • School discounts for WIS activities
  • Website wool directory
  • Teacher/school discounts