Thursday – interesting things to do with children/young people at home or online during the Covid-19 pandemic

Are you thinking of ways to entertain and or home school your child(ren) at home?


Below are some of our favorite fun online resources/activities for today!



Will Sliney, a Cartoon-artist from Cork who has worked on Spider Man & Star Wars comics is putting daily challenges on his Twitter page and also has some art classes on his You Tube channel.

You can access his Twitter page here.

You can access &/or subscribe to his You Tube channel here.  



Sarah Crossan ”Laureate na nÓg” and writer has been offering ‘poetry workshops and bookish chats’   on Instagram Monday-Friday at noon for children/young people aged 11+.  The final Ireland event as laureate are sadly cancelled but they have arranged a farewell and give a final WE ARE THE POETS cheer. Join Sarah on Instagram LIVE on April the 30th at 2pm for Poetry Day Ireland. She will be discussing #Toffee and answering questions.

Follow her on instagram here.



Boxer Eric Donovan is also a offering fitness class online via his Facebook page.

The workouts are fun and suitable for all ages – even adults can get involved!

You can access his Facebook page here.




Come back tomorrow for our Friday Top 3 online/at home resources & activities for children and young people during the Covid-19 pandemic.