WATCH: Science Experiments for Kids: How To Make Slime

In our series of fun science experiments for kids to try at home, kindly provided by The School of Chemistry at NUI Galway, try...

20 Tips for Your Child Starting School

Do you have a child starting school for the first time this year? Okay big deep breaths, and relax. It can be a stressful...
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When Your Child Is Anxious About Starting School

The new school term is looming and you are questioning how to help when your  child is anxious about starting school. How will your...
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21 School Travel Safety Rules for Kids Parents Shouldn’t Ignore

Whatever method of travel your child takes to get to school, it's important that they are safe and that they (and you!) are aware...
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7 Simple Experiments to Get Kids Excited About Science

Can a tin can really balance on its own at an angle? How does refraction work? Can you pick up a potato with a...
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Schools Will Require All Parents to Take Irish Tests

The Department of Education has announced that all schools will require parents to take Irish tests before the end of June to show they...
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How to Support Your Child If They Are Having Difficulty At School

When your child is anxious, sad or nervous about school, it can lead to great distress at home for the whole family. As a...
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The 5 Top Things You Learned on Your First Day of Secondary School

Some would argue that your first day of secondary school is one of the most important days of your life. You were 12 or...