Our School Roadshows section provides information on roadshows who visit schools throughout the country providing kids entertainment, skill demonstrations and expert guest speakers. We also have additional sections on speakers for Parents Associations and providers of in-school or afterschool classes
|Birth Of A Nation |
Birth of a Nation is a unique and wonderful film that tells the story of how Ireland went from being part of the British Empire to becoming an Independent State. It was produced with schools in mind and is packed full of the best original film footage available from this important period of Irish History. The film is currently visiting schools around Ireland and enquiries can be made by phone or email. Visit the website to see testimonials from schools who have already seen the film. The film is suitable for 5th and 6th class primary and all secondary school classes.
w: www.irelandbirthofanation.com e: email@example.com
( 089 2275735 )
|Forensic Science Roadshow - A Case Of Conspiracy? |
Our workshops bring classroom science to life by allowing students to take on the role of the Forensic Scientist and learn how Chemistry, Physics and Biology are used in the real world. They are designed for groups of 60 students at a time and are aimed at ages 11 to 16 years. We tour every County and have done so since 2006, visiting over 240 different Irish Schools. During our interactive workshops students will examine evidence, conduct an investigation and interpret the forensic results to solve a realistic crime. This case also explores the dangers of getting involved with recreation drugs.
w: www.educationinteractive.ie e: firstname.lastname@example.org
( 1800 551 416 (Toll Free )
|Outreach Programme |
WALTONS NEW SCHOOL OF MUSIC offers a range of dynamic, interactive outreach music and cultural workshops available to come to your primary or post-primary school, including: Capoeira in the Classroom, Drumming around the World, Let’s Write a Song!, Music Technology for Post-Primary Students, Musical Theatre in the Classroom, Songwriting & Music Production, Sounds African, Sounds Irish. The school also offers a range of outreach group music courses and private (one-to-one) lessons, which can take place in your school either during or after school hours. Find out more
w: www.newschool.ie/outreach e: email@example.com
69 South Great George’s Street, Dublin 2 ( 01 478 1884 )
|Dogs Trust Workshops For Primary Schools |
Dogs Trust visit schools in Dublin to help educate young people about the consequences of irresponsible dog ownership, through our Schools Workshop Programme and our curriculum linked classroom resources. Our exciting programme offers a variety of workshops that really get children involved. We use engaging activities and games using the theme of dog ownership as a means to help pupils develop key skills. These free workshops are packed with fun learning activities and support SPHE and English with cross-curricular links to Visual Arts, Drama, Science, Maths and PE. Further information....
Dublin ( 01 2109427 )
|'Me, Mollser' Presented By The Abbey Theatre |
As part of the Ireland 2016 commemorations, we are producing a nationwide tour of this work for primary schools. The Abbey Theatre is now taking bookings for both schools and venues nationwide for the first phase of our tour, from January to March 2016. Me, Mollser is available to venues and schools nationwide from January to March 2016 (additional dates in 2016 to be announced). If you are interested in Me, Mollser visiting your school, please send your school details and the number of children you would like to see the show to the email below. If it is possible we can come directly to your school.
w: mollser.com/ e: firstname.lastname@example.org
|Aquatic Workshops With Seiche Training |
Seiche Training provides comprehensive aquatic education and awareness programmes to schools and the general public. These interactive, fun and educational workshops have been created by marine biology training experts and provide the ideal link between the aquatic environment and the national curriculum. We encompass reading, writing, listening and practical activities to appeal to all learning methods. Available Education Programmes: Aquatic Classroom → 4-week programme, Construct an Underwater Microphone → 90-minute workshop, Marine Litter – what a load of rubbish! → 90-minute workshop, Exploring our Oceans through Sound → 60-minute workshop and Beach Camps → during school holidays.
w: www.seichetraining.com e: email@example.com
( +44 (0)1409 404050 )
| The Heritage in Schools scheme makes available to primary schools a panel of 165 heritage specialists who will, at the request of a teacher, visit a primary school to work directly with the children. You can search for a specialist by their county and their area of interest. The visit by the heritage specialist is part-funded by the school and the remaining costs are funded by the Heritage Council. To find out more and to download a booking form, visit their website|
w: www.heritageinschools.ie e: firstname.lastname@example.org
( 01 8047702 )
| In today’s fast paced world most children face challenges with the general ups and downs of growing up. Social Media, peer pressure, self-esteem issues, bullying, fear of fitting in, all play a role in our children’s daily experiences. Each child will get the chance to learn the lessons listed above in a fun and interactive way. We offer the following options: School Workshops, Parenting Talks, One to One Sessions, Small Group Sessions & Online Sessions. Eileen in Jumpstart is a regular contributor to radio discussions in the Munster area.|
w: www.jumpstartyourconfidence.com e: email@example.com
35A Mary Street, Cork ( 086 8112110 )
The Conradh na Gaeilge Road Show is an interactive Irish language workshop which visits more than 150 schools in all 32 counties every year. Through debate, discussion and games, the workshop aims to encourage and empower students to use their Irish more often outside school. We want to inform students about the advantages and opportunities the Irish language can provide them, about the growth of the language and about the various language campaigns going on around the country. The workshop is aimed at TY students but can also be booked for 5th and 6th year students. Each workshop lasts for 80 minutes, with a cost of €100 for one session and €150 for two. We take up to 50 students at a time. If you would like the Road Show to come to your school, make sure to book a workshop soon |
w: www.cnag.ie e: firstname.lastname@example.org
( 01 4757401 )
|Artzone School Collaboration Programme |
The new Primary Schools Art Curriculum recognised the importance of strong art and crafts education, and set new higher standards. Since then many schools and organisations have collaborated with Artzone Qualified Art Teachers. Artzone have worked in many different ways with Primary Schools and Childcare organisations to deliver short and long term art programmes. We offer Primary Teacher In-service Training, Teacher Mentoring (Arts & Crafts), In-school Art Days, After School Art Classes, Art Teacher in Residence Service. Further information ...
Dublin ( 01 4990614 )
| The Millinery Workshops are all about the students both male and female getting hands on experience creating through Millinery. Students get to choose the raw materials they wish to use and I guide the class through step by step to create their headpieces. Throughout the class they learn about the different aspects of making hats and all about the raw materials used. All the raw materials are provided for the workshop by Suzie including, bases, straws, flowers, feathers, trimmings, threads etc. Students keep what they make. Classes can be tailored to your schools needs. |
Workshop Groups: Up to 20 Students, Duration 2 hrs approx.
w: www.suziemahonydesigns.ie e: email@example.com
( 086 1948315 )
|Brilliant Events Juggling Workshop |
Let the students have a ball with juggling workshops! Students watch then learn juggling skills and presentation. All levels of talent is catered for in this fun interactive workshop. The facilitator, Jack Flash, has over 20 years experience as a juggler and a Dublin based magician. Jack has performed at The White House, Leinster House, and across the globe. Workshops are aimed at secondary school students as well as 5th and 6th class students. Workshops run 70 - 90 minutes and can hold groups of up to 60. Full juggling and magic shows are also available for both Primary and Secondary schools. Juggling Workshops, catch them if you can.
w: brilliantevents.ie e: firstname.lastname@example.org
( 086 8354321 )
YouthConnect is the educational, engagement and student support programme of the ICTU, developed in collaboration with the teaching unions and the Irish Second-level Students’ Union. The programme focusses on raising awareness of the realities of the workplace and their rights within it, while seeking to empower and engage students within their school and local community, in particular with their school student council. Relevant to all students but particularly senior-cycle, we are offering FREE teaching resources and classes to ALL schools nationwide, delivered by trained teachers.
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| The Dublin SPCA offers a wide range of education services to suit all ages and levels of ability. We are happy to pay a visit to your school where we will give an in-class talk. We can work with all ages of students and are happy to create an age/ability appropriate session tailored to your group’s interests. We can work around any Civics, Social, Political, Science and Career Guidance subjects in Secondary school or the “Myself and the Wider World” strand of the S.P.H.E. and S.E.S.E. curriculum in Primary schools. Further Information....|
w: www.dspca.ie e: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mount Venus Road, Rathfarnham, D16 Dublin ( 01 4994700 )
| Water Explorer is an exciting new online initiative for schools where students can get involved in water conservation challenges, gain points and win Water Workshops and plenty of prizes such as digital cameras and more. The programme engages schools in 11 countries in understanding how water affects lives, and taking practical action to protect and save water in school communities. The programme is open to young people aged 8-14 in Ireland, the UK, Germany, France, Poland, Italy, Spain, South Africa, Turkey, Bermuda and Switzerland. Check out our Facebook and Twitter.|
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Global Action Plan, AXIS Ballymun, Main Street, Ballymun, Dublin 9 ( 01 8832185 )
|Junior Einstein Science Club & Roadshows |
Junior Einsteins Science Club teaches children core aspects of Biology, Chemistry & Physics through experiments, practical ‘make and do’, worksheets and instruction for primary school aged children. The pupils take home parent handouts so their learning can continue at home. The ‘Junior Einsteins’ make a variety of pieces to proudly bring home such as a model glider, slime, instruments, rainbow glasses and magic tricks! We aim to correspond to and compliment the national curriculum for science. Transition Year amazing entertaining and educational science workshops at your school. If you would like a weekly Junior Einsteins Science Club at your school or a Roadshow visit, please don't hesitate to call us.
Find out more about our Science Club Activities
w: www.junioreinsteinsscienceclub.com e: firstname.lastname@example.org
Cork, Kildare, Meath, Wexford, Wicklow, the Midlands & Dublin ( 085 8641959 )