Exploring with Tom Crean


Exploring with Tom Crean is an eight part series which uses the novel ‘Ice Man’ by Michael Smith, to educate children on the natural environment, the human environment and history.   These are all themes depicted and taken from the novel ‘Ice Man’ which portrays the remarkable adventures of Antarctic explorer Tom Crean. The children of third class in St David’s BNS in Artane read this book in this academic school year as part of their curriculum.

Declan Cahill talks with Michael Smith, author of the Ice Man book that the Tom Crean series was based on:

Declan Cahill talks with Mr Moore, the principal of St. Davids BNS about the Tom Crean series:

This series is supported by the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland Sound & Vision scheme.

Related Reading:


Ice Man by Michael Smith

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