Government's Parents Centre - contains information for parents and links to resources

 

Update: 19/5/20

www.mycapstonelibrary.com

Lots of reading books available here. 

Click on Capstone Interactive ​

Username: freeaccess ​

Password: engage 

Update: 11/5/20

https://padlet.com/tararocca/MissRoccaHoulihan

Some nice links from Ms Rocca.

Update: 20/4/20

https://www.pdst.ie/primary/literacy/literacyathome

Some ideas to support language learning.

https://padlet.com/muinteoirgrace/8cfy365zpy09

Some fun games and resources.

https://nosycrow.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Coronavirus_INS.pdf

A lovely book for children about the Coronavirus.

Update: 29/3/20

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLyCLoPd4VxBvQafyve889qVcPxYEjdSTl

Free P.E. with Joe Wicks (The Body Coach) every morning at 9am.

http://fyffesfitsquad.ie/?fbclid=IwAR0M9LtvFZvxtaXC2TRnGbZFDCeQZBm_B1woNxh9QSfkNRwod2Ns5D9QfkY

Free workouts for kids.

https://www.scoilnet.ie/pdst/physlit/videos/

Some more movement videos.

https://covid19.shanehastings.eu/giveback/

Directory of free products / services available during COVID-19.

Update: 25/3/20

https://www.into.ie/2020/03/18/tips-and-tricks-home-learning/

Some tips and ideas for learning at home.

https://www.matific.com/ie/en-gb/home/complimentary-teacher/

A lovely Maths website with fun games.

https://www.khanacademy.org/math

Some more Maths!

Update: 19/3/20

Home Learning Pack from www.mash.ie

Various activity sheets for Juniors to Second Class.

https://irishprimaryteacher.ie/advice-for-parents-covid19/#

Here is some advice for parents.

https://johnboyne.com/short-story-competition/

Why not pass a few hours by writing a short story?

Update: 17/3/20

https://www.livescience.com/coronavirus-kids-guide.html

This website explains the Coronavirus nicely for kids.

Update: 16/3/20

https://www.twinkl.ie/search?term=school+closure

Twinkl have put together some really excellent home learning packs, which are available free.

https://www.seomraranga.com/

Seomra Ranga will have a quiz for the next two weeks for stay-at-home kids to complete. There will be a daily prize of a €20 book voucher to be won. Enter before 3pm. This website also has a nice resource on how to wash your hands and a 'Coronavirus Glossary of Terms' for children.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/RCCforKIDS

 The RCC is running a ‘Home is Where the Art is’ challenge for the duration of the Covid19 self-isolation period.

Children will be given a new theme each day and asked to draw or paint something that inspires them related to that theme, as loosely as they want.

 

http://www.pobble365.com/

Pobble puts up a new photo each day with literacy activities to complete [Older classes]

Pobble have also compiled a list of 'Non-Screen Activities' (see red button below)

https://www.scoilnet.ie/scoilnet/news/article/news/detail/News/des-announcement-and-scoilnet-supports/
 

Scoilnet has a number of home usage supports for teachers and students to benefit from. All of the supports are FREE and do not require registration or sign-in.

Also, here are some more links to resources to cure boredom and educate at the same time!

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TG4 school is on every day at 10am - great to practise some Irish!

RTÉ Home School Hub is on every day on RTÉ2 at 11am.

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USEFUL WEBSITES

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