Messages for 6th Class2020-05-21T16:05:09+00:00

Many well known personalities would like to send you a message to acknowledge your eight years in Primary school and celebrate what lies ahead.

The videos will go live on Saturday May 23rd and some of the names confirmed include: Amy HubermanPaul HowardSinead Burke (an ex-primary teacher herself), Eoin Colfer (another ex-primary teacher), Robin StevensDave RuddenMarita Conlon-McKenna (the grandmother of a sixth class child), John Boyne, Onjali Q. Rauf, Gordon D’Arcy, Dr Sindy JoyceSinead MoriartyDeirdre Sullivan (currently a primary school teacher), Derek Landy and the new Laureate na nÓg, Irish Children’s Laureate , Áine Ní Ghlinn.

The videos will be available free of charge via the Children’s Books Ireland website ( and You Tube channel from the launch day on Saturday 23rd May at 10am.