Folens is Ireland's leading supplier of Literacy and Numeracy educational resources, offering a range of books and resources that specialise in supporting the development of literacy and numeracy in children throughout Ireland. 

Our range of literacy programmes include PM, Collins Big Cat, Fast Forward, Jolly Phonics, Red Rocket Readers, Bug Club, Engage Literacy, Flying Start to Literacy and many more.

Learn about the collection of Literacy Programmes we offer here  


Literacy workshops with Stephen Graham

As education facilitators, Folens endeavour to provide quality, engaging events and workshops with world-class speakers. Our aim is to empower teachers and give an insight into topical issues facing education.

This November, we are delighted to welcome back Stephen Graham. Stephen Graham is a Professional Development Literacy Consultant working with Cengage Learning. Having completed a Master’s Degree in Children’s Literacy, Reading Recovery Training and a Deputy Principal role, Stephen understands the issues confronting today’s teachers.

His wealth of varied experience in education also led to his appointment as Literacy Consultant for the NSW Department of Education and Training.

Tickets cost €20 and include a €20 Folens Literacy voucher.

Purchase your tickets here.



Special Offer

New PM titles and revised readers are now available!

Kickstart your school year with our PM Bundle Offer and save €650

Choose 6 titles from each level (1-20) within the new and revised PM reader range and you will also receive PM Rhymes Big Book and CD, PM Benchmark Reading Assessment resources and PM Finger Poems and Verses Big Book and CD.

  • 6 x 20 x 6 = 720 books

  • PM Rhymes Big Book and CD

  • PM Finger Poems and Verses Big Book and CD

  • PM Benchmark Reading Assessment Resources

Special offer bundle cost €4,300, normal school price €4,952. Offer is subject to availability. Offer ends 30 November 2018.

Contact your local Folens Literacy representative to discuss your product needs today.

Folens literacy catalogue

Folens Literacy catalogue will provide you with Guided Reading FAQ's, a sample timetable, programme leveling guide and information on the leading literacy programmes.

Contact your local Literacy Rep. for your copy!

FREE Guided Reading Booklet


Ask your Folens Literacy rep. for a FREE copy of our new booklet 'Guided Reading: A Practical Approach' which has lots of tips, ideas and a sample timetable to help you introduce guided reading in your classroom.




 FREE Sample Pack

Book a Collins Big Cat presentation with your local Folens Literacy expert and receive a FREE Collins Big Cat sample pack worth over €70.

This sample pack includes 10 books!

Offer only available to schools that have not adopted the Collins Big Cat series. Limited stock available.