There was drumming galore today in Scoil Ursula when Peter Crann came by to facilitate a samba drumming workshop.
Children had experience of many different types of drums and were able to hear the way the drumbeat brings life to music and story.
Peter is recently back in Ireland after spending time in Senegal teaching children there about Irish music and has returned to teach Irish children the beat of African music.
Sligo Youth Information Centre
Information & Advice Service for Young People
(project of North Connaught Youth & Community Services)
Rockwood Parade, Sligo
Tel: 071 91 44150 / 9147468 Fax: 071 91 45578 Email:firstname.lastname@example.org www.ncycs.ie
North Connaught Youth Services provide workshops on relevant issues to young people and those who work with them. At present we are considering the need for an interactive workshop on INTERNET SAFETY to children in primary schools in Sligo. I am aware that training is provide to your teachers on such issues.
The workshop uses quizes, crosswords, word search and puzzles, decoding secret message game and other games aimed at different ages. I would be grateful if you would let us know if you think there is a need for this provision and is it being covered sufficiently by yourselves at present.
The workshop is free and covers:
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