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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St. Patrick’s Tracing Booklet
In a digital era, we sometimes wonder if handwriting is still an important skill for pupils to learn. However, there are many benefits, both physical and educational, in getting pupils to practise handwriting and pencil control. This seasonal resource consists of a 30 page Tracing Booklet with a range of pattern for pupils to practice.
Tráth na gCeist 2023 (Junior)
Sé babhta le sé cheist i ngach babhta, babhta réitigh chomh maith le freagraí go léir ar 109 sleamhnán Powerpoint (PPTX). Tá an Tráth na gCeist seo an-oiriúnach don CBI (IWB) sa seomra ranga nó i halla na scoile. Tá sé oiriúnach do pháistí sna meán ranganna.Is iad pictiúir na ceisteanna go léir.
This puzzle matching game is aimed at consolidating pupils’ knowledge of a selection of seanfhocail. Each of the 24 seanfhocail featured in the resource have been split in half into two shapes. Pupils have to match the beginning and the end of each seanfhocal to complete the match.
Tráth na gCeist 2023
Ocht babhta le sé cheist i ngach babhta, babhta réitigh chomh maith le freagraí go léir ar 173 sleamhnán Powerpoint (PPTX). Tá an Tráth na gCeist seo an-oiriúnach don CBI (IWB) sa seomra ranga nó i halla na scoile. Tá sé oiriúnach do pháistí sna meán ranganna agus sna hardranganna.
Siúlóid Lá Fhéile Pádraig
The aim of this resource is to create an active Gaeilge lesson where pupils get out of their desks to complete the task. Suitable for middle/senior classes, pupils have to find the 27 cards on the trail, identify the name of the item as Gaeilge on each card and fill it in on their answer sheet. This would be a great activity for Seachtain na Gaeilge.
St. Patrick’s Scavenger Hunt
The aim of this resource is to create a fun and active St. Patrick’s-themed activity geared towards younger pupils. There are seven different trails in the resource, based on the same sixteen cards which pupils have to find and tick off.
St. Patrick’s Dolch Word Mats
Dolch words are a list of 220 “service words” developed in the 1940s by William Dolch. They consist of a series of eleven sets of words which are considered to be vocabulary which occurs most frequently in children’s reading material. This resource contains each set of words on a single page with a St. Patrick’s Day theme.
Book Review – Mythical Irish Beasts
Mythical Irish Beasts is a fantastic mix of riveting written folklore and pictures accompanying the tales to entertain children of all ages. Ireland is a country steeped in mythical legends from banshees to glances the giant, and this book covers it all. read more…