The entire Tapestry is available to view in sections, with a description above each. The tapestry tells the story of William the Conqueror and Harold, Earl of Wessex, the men who led the Norman and Saxon armies in 1066. It is considered one of the finest tapestries in the world.
Simple instructions in how to work with children on tieing and dyeing fabrics. Includes a photographic step by step set of instructions.
The kinderart site has similar outlines for other visual arts techniques.
Suggestions for use: Teacher notes included.
Note: The mention of football can be a big turn off for the girls. Flagging up the fashion and designer label aspect of the scheme and the flexibility within the scheme for the girls to create ‘designer T-shirts’, kept the girls interested.
Registering for a Scoilnet Account – your first step to contributing and sharing
What you need...
To register for a Scoilnet Account you will need to have a Teaching Council number and a roll number for your school in Ireland.
If you already have a Scoilnet Account then you can sign in here.
A Scoilnet account will allow you to upload your resources or weblinks to Scoilnet as well as enabling you to share and add resources to a favourites listing. Users who have a Scoilnet Account will also be able to fully access
Scoilnet Maps and
Census@School from home.