Leave No Trace

Leave No Trace

Being outdoors can be fun and educational. Our wonderful natural environment is full of  surprises waiting to be discovered. Nature is also an important resource for our environment and is home to a multitude of species from the smallest micro-organisms  to our...
Wildlife Gardens for Schools

Wildlife Gardens for Schools

Creating a wildlife garden or native woodland area in the grounds of your school can create a wonderful resource for learning. One only has to look at the way in which a flower will force it’s way up through a crack in concrete or tarmacadam to realise that...
10 Reasons to take Your Students Outside

10 Reasons to take Your Students Outside

10 Reasons To Take Your Students Outside (Thanks to Tamra Willis, originally posted in the Children & Nature Network)  Nature is everywhere! Every school, home and daycare has some kind of outdoor space nearby where teachers can take students for school work or...
Woodland Walks

Woodland Walks

Nature School has 12 acres of Native Woodland located near the National Museum of Ireland Country Life, Turlough Park, Co. Mayo. We will take you on woodland walks where you can learn about the native trees of Ireland.  The walks are suitable for groups of 10 to 15...