Today we celebrated Ireland’s 50th year Anniversary of being a EU member country. The children learned the following points.
- The European union has 27 member countries.
- Today is the 50th Anniversary of Ireland joining the European Communities.
- The EU Flag has a circle of 12 Stars on a blue background (See flag hanging outside flagpole)
- The circle of stars stands for 1.Unity, 2.Solidarity and 3.Harmony.
- The EU motto is “United in Diversity”.
- The EU Anthem is “Ode to Joy”