Pupils in Fourth and Fifth Classes were treated to a talk from Michael Moylan from Co. Kilkenny on the above topics as part of the Francis Ledwidge celebrations. It was very informative and the pupils got to dress up in all the clothing of the time, which made it very interactive! Many thanks to Michael, and to Slane librarian, Margaret, for planning the event.
With Meath Library Month on this month, two authors visited Slane library this week. Due to number restrictions, a hotly contested draw took place in the staff room to see which classes could attend. Fourth and sixth classes were the chosen two to visit Nicola Pierce on Wednesday. Nicola has written a number of books based on historical events in Ireland such as the 1916 Rising, The Titanic and The Siege of Derry. Kyle Callan was especially enthusiastic as he…Continue Reading