An Grianán is running an Autism Awareness week in conjunction with Autism Awareness Month.
The following activities will be happening through out the week:
- Nail painting/Art during break and lunch time, Wednesday 26th and Thursday 27th April.
- Autism Blue Nose Day, 27th April ( Students will have the opportunity to buy a blue nose (2euro) throughout the day and they can wear them during the last class of the day ( All money raised will go to Irish Autism Action)
- PowerPoint presentation to raise awareness of Autism. Please can you present this ppt in your SPHE classes. (see PowerPoint attached)
- Coffee morning for parents of students in An Grianán
Below is a link to a documentary that was televised on RTE a few weeks ago. It is a great documentary which gives a great insight into the lives of children and young adults living with Autism in Ireland
If you have any questions regarding Autism Awareness Week or wish to get involved please drop out to An Grianán and speak to Ms.Kissane.