Term 3 - Suggested links and info to aid with learning at home!

Please find an evolving list of suggested apps & sites to aid and encourage pupils learning to work at home...

Tools, apps and websites to support Irish primary pupils working in the home - List created by Ciara Reilly, Lecturer in Education (ICT and Digital Education) www.mie.ie




The Great Isolation Activity Book


Cúla4 ar Scoil!

Ag tosú Dé Luain 20 Aibreán ag 10:00 a.m. ar TG4

Tá áthas ar TG4 a fhógairt go mbeidh tús á chur le clár nua Cúla4 ar Scoil ar an Luan, an 20 Aibreán, a chraolfar gach maidin ag a 10 a.m.

RTE Home School Hub


RTE are broadcasting ‘School’ everyday on RTE2 between 11am and 12noon

The Glucksman - Creativity at Home

Create a Scene! School wide task to create a scene using blue coloured ojects and email to your teacher! Check out https://twitter.com/glucksman/status/1250378029773336576



Time Capsule Template - Covid-19 2020




At Home with Weaving Well-Being - A Well-Being journal for pupils.


GAA - Online printable activities for pupils


Twinkl - Twinkl is free at the moment and has an enormous selection of activities, packs and suggestions for pupils of all ages.





National Council for Special Education online resources https://ncse.ie/online-resources

SESE - Ask about Ireland - http://www.askaboutireland.ie/learning-zone/primary-students/

RTE are broadcasting ‘School’ everyday on RTE2 between 11am and 12noon

Religion --- Holy Week & Easter --- Grow in Love – Free Log In for Parents at www.growinlove.ie  Email: trial@growinlove.ie Password: growinlove

Art Glucksman Gallery UCC http://www.glucksman.org/exhibitions/creativity-at-home

Maths @ The Maths Factor with Carol Vorderman https://www.themathsfactor.com/

SESE - Dublin Zoo activities and live webcams https://www.dublinzoo.ie/news/dublinzoofun/


Fiona Farry, Principal in Cloughfin NS in Co. Donegal, has shared a wonderful bank of online suggestions for each class level. (Fiona is originally from Kerry....hence her generosity and brilliance!!!)

Infants https://padlet.com/ffarry1/jnrsnr

1st & 2nd https://padlet.com/ffarry1/firsec

3rd & 4th https://padlet.com/ffarry1/thifou

5th & 6th https://padlet.com/ffarry1/fifthsixth

Maths Week Ireland are making their resources available for pupils at home. They will be uploading new activities each day and are a great way to learn and have fun. 


David Walliams, a very popular author for children is offering "Elevenses with the World of David Walliams" where the children are given the opportunity to listen to 20 minutes of one of his audio books


Online PE class with bodycoach Joe Wicks (youtube) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6v-a_dpwhro

Online books and educational resources https://www.scholastic.ie/

National Council for Special Education online resources https://ncse.ie/online-resources


CJ Fallon: https://www.cjfallon.ie/

Folens: www.FolensOnline.ie use the code Prim20 as the role number

Twinkl: https://www.twinkl.ie/resources/covid19-school-closures

Scoilnet Primary https://www.scoilnet.ie/go-to-primary/

Typing Club https://www.typingclub.com/

Dabbledo Music: https://dabbledoomusic.com/p/parents

Audible Stoires https://stories.audible.com/discovery

Go Noodle https://app.gonoodle.com/

TG4 – Have a wide range of cartoons and documentaries which you may find interesting https://www.tg4.ie/ga/

Don't forget to: play board games, cook up a storm, build with Lego and blocks, garden, look up the family photo albums, clean your room, draw a self-portrait, make and create with junk art, stretch, sing and most importantly, READ!

103 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All