Secondary School & Youth Groups

The “Global Goal Challenge” is perfectly suited to those studying the WorldWise Global Schools Programme and “Nature’s Power” is suitable for all post-primary and youth groups including CSPE Action Projects and TY students.

Both our workshops provide invaluable opportunities for experiential learning and personal development in an inspiring outdoor environment.

Discover Nature's Power

This workshop is suitable for all post-primary and youth groups including CSPE Action Projects and TY students as it incorporates all key skills for Junior and Senior Cycle.

  • Explore climate change, energy and global citizenship
  • Experiment with solar, hydro and wind technologies
  • Improve teamwork, communications and critical thinking

The Discover Nature’s Power workshop is a 3 hour workshop and costs €15 per student.

Programmes are all-weather, with a range of indoor facilities and covered areas for wet weather. However, participants are advised to dress appropriately for the changeable Irish weather.

For more information or to book a workshop at Brigit’s Garden please fill in the enquiry form below or call the office on 091 550 905.

“It was really interesting to know how much energy we can produce and how much we need, for example, to make toast. I also liked planting seeds and generating power, because it was hands-on and we got to do stuff for ourselves.”
TY students, St. Pauls Secondary School, Oughterard, Co. Galway

WorldWise Global Schools
WorldWise Global Schools
The Global Goals Challenge - Development Education Trips

‘Work together to overcome obstacles and find solutions to some of the big challenges we are facing in today’s changing world’

Explore a range of Sustainable Development issues by taking the Global Goals Challenge at Brigit’s Garden.
Using cooperation and critical thinking, teams complete hands-on tasks and solve puzzles on the theme of local and global development.
Suitable for all post-primary and youth groups including CSPE Action Projects and TY students. Incorporates all Key Skills for Junior and Senior Cycle.

Cost & Funding

3hr workshop: €15 per student

The Global Goals Challenge is supported by Irish Aid’s WorldWise Global Schools and your field trip may be eligible for funding. Visit www.worldwiseschools.ie or contact us via the form below for more information regarding school funding.

Programmes are all-weather, with a range of indoor facilities and covered areas for wet weather. However, participants are advised to dress appropriately for the changeable Irish weather.

For more information or to book a workshop at Brigit’s Garden please contact us via the enquiry form below or call the office on 091 550 905.

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