Science week workshops continued, let loose the beetles

Science week workshops continued, let loose the beetles

Finding invertebrates can be difficult in the winter but ground beetles were still plenty.     Its always better if pupils can use the equipment themselves to investigate.   photograph taken by pupil of St. Seachnall’s N.S of ground beetle.   The beetles  were trapped over several nights ,by me, using jam jars as pitfall traps […]

Science  Week Workshops ;wood-mice and rushes

Science Week Workshops ;wood-mice and rushes

     I was invited to give three workshops for science week in local Libraries in county Meath.    These were attended by national school pupils, from Duleek Boys National school, St. Fiach’s National School Ballinacree and St. Seachnall’s National school. My thanks to Ms Callaghan, Ms McKenna and Ms O’Neill and the staff of […]