Wool in School is ideal for young children as it is very tactile , suitable for little hands. Children get to feel and smell raw and washed wool from sheep in Ireland. They learn about what sheep eat and where they live . They learn about shearing sheep and why wool is important to us . 

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

due to the pandemic wool in school are only available on line for now thanks you for your understanding  please check out our Wool Awareness Programme suitable for all ages

An added opportunity for Children to hold have a visits from  local farmers with their lambs and Alpacas on request. 

'we've just had a lovely week learning all about alpaca and sheep's wool. would definitely recommend doing this, the kids really enjoyed seeing how it's all done and learning about the animals.' Play and Learn Creche  Co Carlow

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Investigation Post Visit from Wool in School.pdf