Autism Toolkit

Autism Toolkit

As many of you may know, I started teaching in a newly established Autism Unit attached to a mainstream school in September 2013. It was a massive learning curve for me which took me a while to get my head around as it is a totally different way of teaching compared...
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...
Resources on Instant Display Website

Resources on Instant Display Website

In my school setting we’ve been using some of the resources on the Instant Display website for some years. One of the main ways that we use this website is to download lettering for wall and notice board displays. The site has a vast array of lettering sets to...
Know Your Ireland App Competition

Know Your Ireland App Competition

Edware, the Irish software company behind the popular iPad app “Know Your Ireland“, has teamed up with Seomra Ranga to celebrate the revamp of the site. Luke at Edware has given us five Promo Codes for the latest release of the app as prizes for this...
Course Days

Course Days

It’s an annual summer ritual for most primary teachers – get the Summer Course done to get your three days leave for the following school year. Course Days, or Extra Personal Vacation (EPV) Days to give them their correct title, have been around for many...
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...