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Paint your Easter Eggs with Schoolbooks.ie
Easter is the ideal time to crack open the arts and crafts supplies and get creative. So grab your kids and get crafting! It's also a great way to bring the Easter Egg Hunt to another level - simply hang some of these pretty eggs around the house and garden. A beautiful way to decorate your home for Easter.
Top 5 Engineers Throughout History
On engineers week, we take a look back throughout history and examine some of the most influential and successful inventors ever!
Simple homemade Valentine's Day cards
There is something extra special about giving or receiving a homemade card. As we find ourselves having more time at home, why not pull out the scraps of card and tubs of glitter and plan a cardmaking session with your family this year. Check out our simple but fun tutorial on making homemade Valentine's Day cards. Psst... They only take about 5 minutes to make!
5 Tips On How To Get Organised
What does it mean to be truly organised? For some people it means to take control of their environment by cleaning or assigning spaces for their personal possessions, for some it might be keeping a tight track of their time, and for others, it could be both or neither. Being organised can make you feel in control, reducing some of the stress of the chaos of everyday life, especially during these times. Now the question is – how to start? Check out our 5 Tips How To Get Organised!
Meet The Scientist - Monica Mullins
Have you always been fascinated with sea life? Today, we have the amazing Monica Mullins sharing the secrets of her work in Marine Sciences. Keep reading if you'd like to hear more about Aquatic Biogeochemistry.
Meet The Scientist - Dave O’Leary
Have you ever wondered what it means to be a PhD researcher? Today we have Dave O'Leary telling us about his journey to becoming a Researcher in the Department of Earth and Ocean Sciences in NUI, Galway. Keep reading if you'd like to hear more about it!
Meet The Doctor - Padraig Kelly
Were you thinking of becoming a doctor? Today we have Dr Padraig Kelly sharing with us the secrets of his work in the Radiology Department. Keep reading if you'd like to hear more about this unique medical field.
Meet The Scientist - Michael O’Malley
Have you ever wondered what's behind the scene of a working scientist? This week we have four extraordinary scientists that share with us the secrets of their work and how they got to there. Keep reading if you'd like to hear more about Fisheries Acoustics and Assessment.
Sugar Skull Face Painting Tutorial
Snazaroo face paints are great to keep your little ones occupied and happy this Halloween. Each set comes with a little step-by-step booklet to make the experience even better. But in the meantime, check out this spooky skull design you can achieve in just three steps!
Five inexpensive ways to update your child's space
Looking to update your child's bedroom, play space or study area quickly, easily and without spending too much? Check out our 5 ideas below!!
The world of Roald Dahl has just got bigger
"A little nonsense now and then, is cherished by the wisest men." - Roald Dahl Check out these new releases from Roald Dahl that quickly made our favourite's collection at Schoolbooks.ie.
Top 5 - Backpacks
A backpack is essential for staying organised at school or when travelling. Every year there are thousands and thousands of backpacks sold in Ireland, and we know how difficult it is to find just the perfect one for you. Fortunately, we've got you covered!