Phantom Pupil

Phantom Pupil

Have any of you ever used a Phantom Pupil as a strategy in the classroom? “Brendan” (who incidentally doesn’t have a surname!!) has been my phantom pupil for the past few years. For some reason, he keeps staying with me in 6th class. However, he doesn’t manage to make...
Classroom Visual Timetable 02

Classroom Visual Timetable 02

While many special education teachers use a Visual Schedule with pupils, it is equally important that they are also used in the mainstream classroom. This second version of the Classroom Visual Schedule is available in both English and Gaeilge and in both lower and...
Dates For Your Diary For The New School Year

Dates For Your Diary For The New School Year

Now in its ninth consecutive year, this hugely popular post is back again. So many teachers make use of this list while they are making plans for seasonal and related activities in the classroom during the school year. Huge thanks again to Ciara Reilly (@PrimEdTeacher...
Cárta Stampaí

Cárta Stampaí

This free resource is a stamp collection card to be used as a classroom management technique and as a motivational tool. It’s one that I use effectively in my own classroom and gets pupils to buy into the idea of a token economy, that everything has a worth. There is...