Wool Awareness In The Classroom
Wool in School brings you this Wool Awareness In The Classroom resource.
for Early Years Aistear and Primary school children including Junior cycle level linking in with a number of the seven areas of the primary curriculum.
- The Fabric and Fibre Strand of the Arts Education.
- Social, Environment and Scientific Education.
a) History - Life, society, work and culture in the past.
b)Geography -Natural environments
-Environment awareness and care
Also supporting the Education for Sustainability Development Strategy 2021-2030
On the Junior Cycle level it supports the Visual Arts curriculum
SOL8 - The student values local and national and international heritage understands the importance of the relationship between past and current events and the forces that drive change.
This teaching resource offers an understanding of wool, Irish Heritage which has moulded the uses of wool today in Ireland.
Children reflect on the past, review how wool is used in the present.
How it can be used to the benefit of our future with the use of
technology and knowledge of suitability, supporting a more Circular Economy.
Now is the time to show children the exciting uses of wool.
Wool is Cool!