ONLINE EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES — for Primary School Children and their parents

 Have fun exploring these sites and trying out some of the activities! Pick a topic or theme that you are interested in (e.g. a country, an artist, an animal, a time in history, a planet, a famous person, a recipe, how to skip …..) and find out all about it using some of these links. You can even do a project on it if you like! Feel free to email me pictures of your work. These are only suggestions and include lots of creative and enjoyable activities to keep away any boredom

WELL BEING -MINDFULNESS & RELAXATION

www.gonoodle.com 

Calm app – free (Ms. Moran uses this )

Headspace app – free

GENERAL EDUCATION (MOST/ALL SUBJECTS):

www.rte.ie every day from 11am to 12pm.

NEW: updated April 1st, 2020.   Lots of great activities and suggestions in all subjects for all ages.  Copy & paste these links into your address bar: 

https://www.schooldays.ie/articles/primary-websites#.XoW3BEVx6SA.gmail

https://www.schooldays.ie/articles/best-family-events-in-dublin#.XoW2m9hwJMg.gmail

 TWINKL

Twinkl is offering all parents and teachers a One Month FREE Ultimate Membership to Twinkl.ie. This will allow parents and teachers unlimited access to every single resource for every single curriculum subject from junior infants to sixth class.

Setting this up is really easy to do – go to www.twinkl.ie/offer and enter the code IRLTWINKLHELPS

A new resource call “the home learning hub” is available and involves watching videos and printable worksheets. This starts at 9am every morning.  There are also School Closure Packs on the site for all class levels.

PADLET resources shared by a primary school teacher covering all subjects: 

Infants: https://padlet.com/ffarry1/jnrsnr

1st/2nd Class: https://padlet.com/ffarry1/firsec

3rd/4th Class: https://padlet.com/ffarry1/thifou

5th/6th Class: https://padlet.com/ffarry1/fifthsixth

www.pinterest.ie– a wide range of topics and activities

www.scoilnet.ie – Irish based company providing thousands of curriculum based activities.

 MATHS

https://www.khanacademy.org/

www.topmarks.co.uk

www.askaboutireland.ie

www.folens.ie for free access to its digital resources. For Maths activities use Planet Maths. Includes online/printable resources.

ENGLISH

www.mystorybook.com

https://www.khanacademy.org/

www.askaboutireland.ie

David Walliams is releasing a free audio story every day at 11am on www.worldofdavidwalliams.com

www.folens.ie for free access to its digital resources. For English activities use New Treasury and Starlight. Includes online/printable resources.

ONLINE LIBRARY

Joining the library online: Click on this link and you can join Louth County Library online https://lgma.iii.com/selfreg

 

GAEILGE:

Cúla4.com – A collection of resources as Gaeilge – cláir, físeáin, cluichí, tomhaisagussrl.

TG4 – tv

www.askaboutireland.ie

www.seomraranga.com

www.duolingo.com

www.askaboutireland.ie

www.folens.ie for free access to its digital resources. For Irish activities use AbarLiom. Includes online/printable resources.

P.E.

www. gonoodle.com

PE with Joe – The Body Coach on Youtube – daily lessons

Google online to find yoga sites.


https://www.smartcc.co.uk/downloads/Teaching-Ideas-PE.pdf

 https://www.smartcc.co.uk/downloads/playtime%20games%20primary.pdf

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UTntXRW4wYk&t=132s (skipping video) 

 

HISTORY

www.askaboutireland.ie

www.folens.ie for free access to its digital resources. For History activities use Unlocking SESE. Includes online/printable resources.

GEOGRAPHY/THE ENVIRONMENT

www.kids.nationalgeographic.com

www.askaboutireland.com

www.birdwatchireland.ie

www.folens.ie for free access to its digital resources. For Geography activities use Unlocking SESE. Includes online/printable resources.

SCIENCE & SPACE

https://www.nasa.gov/kidsclub/index.html

www.askaboutireland.ie

www.folens.ie for free access to its digital resources. For Science activities use Unlocking SESE. Includes online/printable resources.

ART:

www.iamanartist.ie

www.askaboutireland.ie