Book Review: A Sailor Went to Sea Sea Sea

Book Review: A Sailor Went to Sea Sea Sea

The children in my class thought that this book, “A Sailor Went to Sea Sea Sea” by Sarah Webb and Steve Mc Carthy,  was a fabulous book. They really enjoyed the poems and they had great fun reading the poems by themselves and aloud. The collection of poems is...
Book Review – In a Nutshell Series

Book Review – In a Nutshell Series

“Firsts for Irish Women” by Olive Collins, “Martin Luther King Jr.” by Andrew O’Connor and “Pope Francis” by Brian Doyle are all books which are part of Poolbeg’s “In a Nutshell” series. The first of these books depicts the lives of six Irish women from 1818 onwards...

Calming Strategies

This resource is aimed at pupils with social, emotional or sensory difficulties whose “emotional bucket” can overflow at some stage during the school day. It consists of twenty-two different strategies which the pupil could employ during those times when a meltdown is...

Cooking Vocabulary Word Mat

This resource could be used as an aid to pupils in middle and senior classes.The word mat contains vocabulary associated with cooking, especially culinary jargon. It would be especially useful for pupils when completing a procedural piece of writing eg. writing out a...

Can Questions

This resource contains a set of 50 questions beginning with “Can”. Its aim is to focus in on one particular type of question and to help pupils to construct appropriate sentences as answers, rather than simply a “yes” or “no” response. It could be used with pupils in...