Heart Numbers 1-20

by admin on 09/02/2015

heart_numbers_1_to_20This resource consists of the numbers 1 to 20 on red hearts to tie in with a Valentine theme in the classroom. They could be used for a display in the classroom. Alternatively, they could be used to get pupils to order them on the ground; play a “missing” game eg. remove a number/series of numbers [click to continue…]

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Train Timetable 01

by admin on 08/02/2015

Train Timetable 01This resource aims to assist pupils learning about timetables and time in maths. It consists of four different train timetables, each stopping at six stations. The timetables vary in difficulty – one has hourly intervals while the others have a variety of half and quarter hour intervals. [click to continue…]

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Valentine Cutting 02

by admin on 08/02/2015

Valentine Cutting 02Getting younger pupils used to handling a scissors and cutting lines or patterns is a useful activity for fine motor skills. Pupils with special educational needs may also need some extra practice with this activity. This seasonal resource requires pupils to cut out the Valentine-themed images and stick them into a copy. [click to continue…]

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CESI Annual Conference 2015

by admin on 07/02/2015

CESI 2015 ConferenceAs it’s now February, anticipation in educational technology circles in Ireland is building towards the annual conference of the Computers in Education Society of Ireland (CESI) which will be held on Saturday February 28th. The theme of this year’s conference is “Beyond the Horizon: Technology in Education“. [click to continue…]

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Valentine Cutting 01

by admin on 06/02/2015

Valentine Cutting 01Getting younger pupils used to handling a scissors and cutting lines or patterns is a useful activity for fine motor skills. Pupils with special educational needs may also need some extra practice with this activity. This seasonal resource requires pupils to cut out the Valentine-themed images and stick them into a copy. [click to continue…]

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Peg Notation Boards 02

February 6, 2015

This resource is aimed at pupils in middle classes or SEN pupils at the beginning of work on hundreds, tens and units. Laminate all of the pages in the resource and cut up into twenty separate cards. Pupils should work out the number that is represented on the notation board on the left side of […]

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Safer Internet Day 2015

February 2, 2015

Safer Internet Day is an EU wide initiative to promote a safer internet for all users, especially young people. It is promoted in Ireland by the PDST Technology in Education and Webwise, and will be celebrated in Ireland on Tuesday 10th February 2015.

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Myselfie and the Wider World

February 2, 2015

This Primary Anti-Cyber Bullying Teachers’ Handbook is an SPHE resource developed to engage 5th and 6th class primary school pupils on the topic of cyber bullying. Developed by Webwise and PDST Technology in Education, a series of short animations are the centrepiece of the resource. These aim to help pupils develop the skills and understanding

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Weekly Diary 01

February 1, 2015

This resource aims to assist pupils learning about timetables and time in maths. It consists of two visual weekly diaries for two children, with each diary having two entries per day for seven days. It also includes four worksheets with questions based on the diaries – there is one worksheet based on each diary separately […]

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Alphabetical Word Order 02

February 1, 2015

Sorting out words by alphabetical order is a skill that some pupils may find difficult. To assist in learning this skill, this resource contains 26 flashcards, each beginning with a different letter of the alphabet. Most of the words are longer words, four or more letters in length. The first letter in each word is […]

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Alphabetical Word Order 01

February 1, 2015

Sorting out words by alphabetical order is a skill that some pupils may find difficult. To assist in learning this skill, this resource contains 26 flashcards, each beginning with a different letter of the alphabet. Most of the words are CVC words apart from the obvious exceptions. The first letter in each word is highlighted […]

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Resources for St. Brigid’s Day

January 29, 2015

The life of Saint Brigid is celebrated on February 1st. Brigid is regarded as Ireland’s female patron saint and is highly regarded for her spirituality and her service to the poor. The following resources may help your pupils learn about Brigid and her life. The video below also shows how to make a St. Brigid’s […]

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Peg Digital Time: Quarter Past

January 27, 2015

This resource is aimed at middle standard pupils or SEN pupils at the beginning of work on digital time. It is based on reinforcing the concept of “quarter past”. The pack contains 24 cards – half using the format “¼ past four” etc. and the other half using the format ” ¼ past 4″ etc. […]

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Number Order 03

January 27, 2015

This resource is geared towards younger pupils and SEN pupils. It is to be used to reinforce number order for numbers 1-20. Page 1 has a complete set of the numbers 1-20. The following nine pages have a number grid with some of the numbers missing. The last page has a blank grid where all of […]

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Movie Reviews 02

January 26, 2015

This resource is made up of promotional posters for eleven fictional movies. The resource can be used in lots of different ways. Pupils could be asked to give an oral presentation outlining the plot in the movie. They could be asked to do a written movie review detailing the characters, plot, setting and movie ending. Either […]

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