Suffragette workshop in Richmond Barracks (5th Class)

Mr Dillon ‘s Fifth class attended a history workshop with Irma in Richmond Barracks . It dealt with  the suffragette movement in Ireland  and Countess Markievicz, the first women voted member of parliament in  the UK and Ireland’s Free state governments  first  female minister . The children loved acting out their roles in the drama workshop and learnt loads about this exciting time in Ireland’s History.