Resources for St. Brigid’s Day

by admin on 29/01/2015

St. Brigid's CloakThe 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 Cross. (if you don’t have reeds, I’ve made perfectly good ones before with long art straws) [click to continue…]

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Peg Digital Time: Quarter Past

by admin on 27/01/2015

Peg Digital Time: Quarter PastThis 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.

Laminate all of the pages in the resource and cut up into 24 separate cards. Pupils should read the time on the watch on the left side of each card [click to continue…]

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Number Order 03

by admin on 27/01/2015

Number Order 03This 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 the numbers 1-20 are missing. Pages with missing numbers have a smaller number grid to help pupils identify the missing numbers. [click to continue…]

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Movie Reviews 02

by admin on 26/01/2015

Movie Reviews 02This 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 of these activities could be done as individuals, in pair or group work. [click to continue…]

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Peg Abacus 02

by admin on 25/01/2015

Peg Abacus 02This 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 abacus on the left side of each card and place a clothes peg on the correct number on the right of the card. [click to continue…]

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Find the Word 01

January 25, 2015

This literacy resource focuses on positional language which can pose some difficulties for younger pupils and SEN pupils. This pack includes five worksheets based on space for pupils to practise these essential skills. The worksheets include language like first, last, third, before, beside, between, after, under, above.

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Space Bingo

January 18, 2015

Educational bingo games are a great way for pupils to learn so many different skills. They help with listening skills, visual discrimination, group work, turn taking and the reinforcement of the learning content of that particular bingo game. This bingo game focuses on the theme of “Space” and it features images of aliens, planets, UFO, […]

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Space Line-Ups

January 18, 2015

This resource focuses on ordinal numbers and positional language which can pose some difficulties for younger pupils and SEN pupils. The pack includes three worksheets with a space theme for pupils to practise these essential skills. Objects have to be cut, practising fine motor skills, and placed in the correct positions using the instructions. The worksheets […]

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Colour Match-Up 03

January 18, 2015

This resource focuses on ordinal numbers and positional language which can pose some difficulties for younger pupils and SEN pupils. The pack includes five worksheets based on space for pupils to practise these essential skills. Objects to be coloured are aliens and UFOs. The worksheets include language like first, last, third, before, beside, between, under, above.

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Yellow, Green and Blue Sorting

January 15, 2015

This resource is aimed at pupils in junior classes or pupils with speech and language difficulties. Categorisation is an important skill for younger/SEN pupils to develop. This resource aims to develop categorisation skills as well as to encourage oral language. This sorting activity focuses on colour discrimination.

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Kitchen, Garden and Bathroom Sorting

January 15, 2015

This resource is aimed at pupils in junior classes or pupils with speech and language difficulties. Categorisation is an important skill for younger pupils to develop. This resource aims to develop categorisation skills as well as to encourage oral language. This sorting activity features 24 images associated with the kitchen, the bathroom and the garden.

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Beach, School and Zoo Sorting

January 12, 2015

This resource is aimed at pupils in junior classes or pupils with speech and language difficulties. Categorisation is an important skill for younger pupils to develop. This resource aims to develop categorisation skills as well as to encourage oral language. This sorting activity features images associated with the school, the beach and the zoo.

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Project 252

January 11, 2015

Enda Donlon, a member of the CESI executive, has embarked on a year-long project that is designed to crowd-source a list of Edtech tools in order to compile an A-Z directory. It’s called ‘Project 252′ and the project homepage can be found at http://project252.donenda.com .

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Colour Match-Up 02

January 11, 2015

This resource focuses on ordinal numbers and positional language which can pose some difficulties for younger pupils and SEN pupils. The pack includes five worksheets based on clothes for pupils to practise these essential skills. Objects to be coloured are hats, boots, dresses, t-shirts, jumpers. The worksheets include language like first, last, third, before, beside, […]

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Winter Line-Ups

January 11, 2015

This resource focuses on ordinal numbers and positional language which can pose some difficulties for younger pupils and SEN pupils. The pack includes three worksheets with a winter theme for pupils to practise these essential skills. Objects have to be cut, practising fine motor skills, and placed in the correct positions using the instructions. The worksheets include […]

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