Website Revamp

Website Revamp

As you may have noticed, we have been working hard behind the scenes on revamping the website over the past few months. The site is almost ten years old this year and the last revamp was done in 2010. During the past year, there have been many issues affecting the...
Book Review: Mad Grandad and the Mutant River

Book Review: Mad Grandad and the Mutant River

This story is about a Grandad and a boy who pull a car out of the water while fishing. They find it is being driven by a mer-model. A big fisherman likes the look of the mer-model so they all have to escape. I liked the bit when the boy and his Grandad pulled the car...
Poolbeg Press Competition

Poolbeg Press Competition

To mark the revamp of the Seomra Ranga website, we’ve teamed up with Poolbeg Press to bring you a great competition. Poolbeg has developed an impressive set of twenty fact book readers based around the theme of Irish myths and legends. They call the series...
New Resources Preview

New Resources Preview

We’ve been busily working on the redevelopment of the site over the past few months. While that work was going on, I was curtailed from uploading new resources to the site. However, the resource creating never stopped and there are lots of new resources coming...
Book Review: Sam Hannigan’s Woof Week

Book Review: Sam Hannigan’s Woof Week

Sam Hannigan lives in Clobberstown with her half cracked but lovely Nanny Gigg and her horrible, mean older brother, Bruno. Sam loves Irish dancing and is amazing at it. She has a competition coming up and can’t wait for it. Her friend Ajay comes to practice with Sam....

Using Infant Books For Literacy Activities

In our SEN setting (an autism unit) we are constantly looking for inventive ways of helping pupils to learn and consolidate a basic sight vocabulary in order to allow them to access reading material. We came across an online idea of using books designed for small...