Welcome to Seomra Ranga, the Hub for Primary School Resources. For the overseas visitors “Seomra Ranga” means “classroom” in the Irish language.
Seomra Ranga has been successfully providing tried and tested resources for primary school classrooms since 2007. Since that time, the site has gradually built up a strong following amongst educators as a repository of quality teacher-created resources. The resources on the site, which support all areas of the curriculum, are arranged in accordance with the curricular provisions of the Irish primary school….
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“My Tale Untold” is an independently published picture book by the Friends of Sligo Gaol in conjunction with author/illustrator Wayne O’Connor. It was published to mark the 200th anniversary this year of the foundation of Sligo Gaol, a building which partially remains intact to this day. read more…
The Geography of Ireland Resource Pack is the largest resource pack now on the site with 52 files containing 602 pages of downloadable resources. There are a variety of resources in the pack including posters, flashcards, worksheets, handouts, bunting, photo packs, a table quiz and lots more.
“You’ve Got a Friend” by Judi Curtin is about Eddie (Molly’s dad) who has come back from Africa. Molly’s dad had no friends. He could not talk to his brother. Molly and Beth wanted to find out what was the problem. They went back in time to see could they find out what was the problem. read more…
The Geography of Ireland Table Quiz, part of the forthcoming Geography of Ireland Resource Pack, comprises eight rounds of six questions, a tie-break round, and answers to all questions on 131 Powerpoint slides. It could be used as a form of assessment after completing a unit of work on the geography of Ireland.
“Blazing a Trail” by Sarah Webb is an amazing, inspirational book that consists of great illustrations by Lauren O’Neill. I’d recommend this book for children 11 years and above. The book consists of Irish Women who revolutionised the rights for us girls and women today and the occupations they worked in. read more…
This Table Quiz, especially put together for Science Week 2018, comprises eight rounds of six questions, a tie-break round, science joke slides and answers to all questions on 149 Powerpoint slides. It is geared towards pupils in the middle/senior end of the school.
Sa chomhad seo tá foclóir ag baint le páistí ag dul ar thuras scoile. Bheadh sé oiriúnach do dhaltaí a bhéas ag déanamh scríbhneoireacht cruthaitheach sa seomra ranga nó ag déanamh saorscríbhneoireacht.
This resource consists of a certificate to present to pupils when they have achieved a high enough standard of handwriting to be allowed to write with pen. It acts as an encouragement to pupils to tidy up their writing to earn their “Pen Licence”.