Teacher Resource

An tAontas Eorpach

by admin on 15/02/2016

an_taontas_eorpachSeo mata focal le hainmneacha na tíortha atá mar bhall san Aontach Eorpach ar aon bhileog amháin. Tá siad liosta in ord aibítre. Tá an siombal € tar éis na tíortha atá mar bhall den Eurozone freisin. Tá alt ar an mata focal freisin faoi míniú brat an AE.

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Making Bingo

by admin on 04/01/2016

making_bingoCreating educational Bingo games is a great way of supporting and reinforcing lessons in all areas across the curriculum. Pupils can learn and reinforce concepts in a fun way, not realising that they are learning incidentally.

This download is aimed at assisting teachers in creating their own Bingo games. It provides a formula for creating a Bingo game for six pupils. The teacher should select twelve images/words/sums etc, [click to continue…]

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Yeats 2015

by admin on 03/01/2015

W. B. Yeats2015 marks the 150th anniversary since the birth of the poet W.B. Yeats. A year-long series of celebrations are planned to mark the event with exhibitions, poetry readings, performances and recordings. More information on the events to mark the year can be found on the Yeats 2015 website. [click to continue…]

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Christmas Resources on Nollaig Shona

by admin on 08/11/2014

Nollaig ShonaSeomra Ranga’s website for Christmas resources, Nollaig Shona, was three years old last week. It contains lots of different resources for classroom planning for the Christmas season. There are flashcards, posters, worksheets, seasonal music, quizzes, religious resources and visual arts ideas. [click to continue…]

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Mata Focal: Bricfeasta

by admin on 02/10/2014

Mata Focal BricfeastaSeo foclóir ag baint leis an téama “Bricfeasta” ar bhileog amháin. Bheadh sé oiriúnach do scríbhneoireacht cruthaitheach faoin téama “Bia”.

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GAA Launch New Teacher Resources

September 9, 2014

The GAA has launched a number of resources for Primary School Teachers and Coaches. PE Céim ar Aghaidh is a Teaching Resource book designed to assist Primary School Teachers to deliver the Physical Educational curriculum through Gaelic games activities. It is the most recent addition to the GAA Céim ar Aghaidh/Step Ahead Resource Pack, which […]

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Trócaire Lenten Resources 2014

March 2, 2014

Next Wednesday, March 5th marks the beginning of Lent 2014 and, as usual, the Trócaire charity has produced some great classroom resources to coincide with the season of Lent. “Make Every Drop Count” is the theme of the resources this year and there are separate resources for Primary pupils, Post-Primary pupils and resources as Gaeilge for […]

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Toilet Tokens 02

November 30, 2013

While teachers will always allow pupils to go to the toilet when necessary, we all know that some pupils will use the excuse of a trip to the toilet as a work avoidance tactic. These Toilet Tokens are to regulate pupils’ trips to the toilet. The teacher can give the pupil an “allowance” of tokens […]

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Toilet Tokens 01

November 28, 2013

While teachers will always allow pupils to go to the toilet when necessary, we all know that some pupils will use the excuse of a trip to the toilet as a work avoidance tactic. These Toilet Tokens are to regulate pupils’ trips to the toilet. The teacher can give the pupil an “allowance” of tokens […]

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Christmas Resources on Nollaig Shona

November 28, 2013

Seomra Ranga’s website for Christmas resources, Nollaig Shona, is just over two years old and it contains lots of different resources for classroom planning for the Christmas season. There are flashcards, posters, worksheets, seasonal music, quizzes, religious resources and visual arts ideas. There are also lots of links to resources and games on other websites.

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Ministers Launch History Lesson Plans

November 13, 2013

The Minister for Education and Skills, Ruairí Quinn T.D., and the Minister for the Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Jimmy Deenihan T.D., today jointly launched new History lesson plans for primary schools. The History lesson plans are based on A History of Ireland in 100 Objects, the collaborative project involving the National Museum of Ireland, The […]

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Resources Websites

October 31, 2013

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 pupils can learn about coding, an iPad movie-making app, a geography website […]

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Réaltóg an Líne

October 17, 2013

Tá an teastas seo le haghaidh moladh a thabhairt do dhalta atá ag déanamh sár-iarracht a bheith go maith sa líne ar scoil. (comhad .pdf 303KB)

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The Sleeping Baobab Tree Study Guide

April 30, 2013

The Sleeping Baobab Tree by Paula Leyden, like its predecessor The Butterfly Heart, is set in Zambia. One morning twelve-year-old Fred wakes up with an unaccountable sense of foreboding, which his friend Bul-Boo, one of the twins from next door, insists is just his imagination. However, the feeling persists – and grows stronger when Fred’s scary […]

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New Sea Life Resources on Seomra Ranga

March 16, 2013

The National Sea Life Centre is located on the sea front in Bray, Co. Wicklow. Sometimes described as an “aquatic zoo”, it is home to over 1,000 creatures including Black Tip Reef Sharks, Octopus, Seahorses, Stingrays and Red-Bellied Piranha. It is a regular destination for school tours where pupils can engage in, amongst other things, […]

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