Real/Fake Word Sorting 01

Real/Fake Word Sorting 01

This resource is aimed at pupils in junior/early middle classes at the beginning of learning to read. It is intended to be used as a whole/group fun game/task to consolidate pupils’ knowledge of four-letter words. There are 24 words for pupils to sort into Real and...
Book Review – The Book of Secrets

Book Review – The Book of Secrets

The Book of Secrets tells the story of a 5th class pupil called Cat Donnelly. Cat lives in the small town of Clonbridge, Ireland. The story is set at Hallowe’en and Cat is unhappy because she must bring her younger brother out trick-or-treating. A couple of days...
Book Review – Great Irish Sports Stars: Shay Given

Book Review – Great Irish Sports Stars: Shay Given

This book is about Shay Given, a famous Irish goalkeeper from Lifford, Donegal.  He has five siblings and his mum died when he was only four years old. Shay has very few memories of her. His Dad promised Shay’s mother that he would keep the family together. I think he...
Where Are You Puffling? Colouring Book

Where Are You Puffling? Colouring Book

My first impression of this book was that it was colourful and interesting. It has an attractive cover, with a picture of a puffling, which looks funny and cute. I went through the book with my two siblings, who are younger than me. They really loved the parts where...
Word of the Day – 5th/6th Class

Word of the Day – 5th/6th Class

This is a 32 week week “Word of the Day” programme intended for use in 5th/6th Classes. It consists of five new words to learn in each of the 32 weeks of the programme. A dictionary explanation as well as a sample sentence including the word is displayed on each page....