In Phase 3 of the
Comenius Project “Children’s Literature Through Fingers” we made a CD
ROM based on the story of Diarmaid agus Gráinne. Each class in
contributed some material to the CD-ROM.
The Infants coloured some old sayings
and some local place-names.
- 1st and 2nd
acted the story of Diarmaid agus Gráinne and these
scenes were captured using a digital video camera.
class looked at the environment, as well as researching
historical aspects of the parish.
class recorded a song from the local area
class wrote about the Abbey
class drew pictures of the story and presented them both in Irish
and in English through the medium of Power
Johnny recorded music
which he and the pupils of 2nd
The class are working on a song which tells the Diarmaid and Gráinne
story in the Irish language.
Jennifer worked with the
teachers in gathering all the information for the CD Rom.