School Closures Update Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Blennerville, Tralee - Photo by C Costelloe (From TodayFM)
Blennerville, Tralee - Photo by C Costelloe (From TodayFM)

Many schools around the country are closed this week due to the adverse weather across Ireland. A full list of those school closures can be found at www.schooldays.ie visit their website for the latest news on schools that are closed.


http://weather.schooldays.ie/


Great photo from the Irish Times today of Irish motorways being cleared of snow. Use the photo in class to explain how bad weather can have an affect on the economy, due to reduced movement of goods and service, plus the hazards of people traveling and being unable to go to work.

Snow ploughs, accompanied by a Garda escort, clear the M9 at Mullinavat in Co Kilkenny. Photograph: Dylan Vaughan
Snow ploughs, accompanied by a Garda escort, clear the M9 at Mullinavat in Co Kilkenny. Photograph: Dylan Vaughan

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