Fingal Library have an online FREE service for children. There is a huge range of magazines available some of these include Sugar Craft, Mine Craft World, National Geographic kids and lots more.

In 3rd & 4th class we had a look at the website, it was really good especially when you get to read magazines for free. Here are some of the things we learnt from National Geographic Kids magazine.

During the 2008 coin shortage some shop owners in Buenos Aires, Argentina, routinely offered candy instead of change.

1. There is a heart shaped Coral Reef in Australia.
2. Ancient Egyptians believed that a person’s soul was located in their heart.
3.Your heart beats about 100,000 times a day.
4.An Octopus has three hearts.
5.A woman’s heart beats faster than a mans