Hospital Video Resource

Award-winning animation studio Cartoon Saloon has teamed up with Temple Street Children’s University Hospital to create a short video to help prepare children who are going into hospital for an operation. Called “Ben and Tara’s Visit to the...

The Secret Life of the Shannon

Filmed over a two year period, The Secret Life of the Shannon, a Crossing the Line production in association with RTÉ, is a natural history two-part documentary series broadcast recently on RTÉ. It brings viewers on a truly spectacular journey along the River Shannon,...

“Wagon Wheel” as Gaeilge

Seo na focail agus an fís-scannán don amhrán “Wagon Wheel”, curtha le chéile ag na múinteoirí agus na scoláirí ar chúrsa samhraidh i gColáiste Lurgan, i gConamara. B’fhéidir go bhfuil an fonn ar eolas ag na daltaí sna hardranganna. Mar sin, b’fhéidir go dtaitneoidh sé...

The Life and Times of Nelson Mandela

With the funeral of the world-famous Nelson Mandela taking place this weekend, I’ve just come across this four part animated video on the Life and Times of Nelson Mandela, created by the Nelson Mandela Foundation.  It is suitable for senior classes and it deals...

Resources Websites

Martin Burrett of the ICT Magic wiki has just released this video which has some cool recommendations of websites that teachers and pupils will enjoy using in the classroom. There are suggestions for a great animation website using Scratch-like coding, a website where...

The Skeleton Dance

Kids will love this seasonal action song from the Super Simple Learning website. It’s one of those songs where they have to get out of their seats and join...