Resource’s and links

Useful Links

For information on the National Curriculum for primary schools: www.ncca.ie

Activities and information for parents and children: www.scoilnet.ie

Literacy and Numeracy resources for parents: http://www.helpmykidlearn.ie/

Dept of Education & Skills: www.education.ie

Graphical programming language, Scratch: www.scratch.ie

National Parents Council (Primary)www.npc.ie

Phonics and Reading Activities: http://www.starfall.com/

Music: http://raisingchildren.net.au/baby_karaoke/baby_karaoke_landing.html

Songs and stories: http://learnenglishkids.britishcouncil.org/en/

Games and quizzes for all subject areas: http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/

Maths Games for all ages: http://www.learn4good.com/kids/index.htm

http://coolmath4kids.com/   http://ie.ixl.com/   http://mathisfun.com/   http://mathplayground.com/  http://multiplication.com/

English: http://www.spellingcity.com/   http://resources.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/literacy/index.htm

For all subject areas: http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/

Destination Maths: http://www.cjfallon.ie/DM-Intro.aspx

Hugh Lane Art Gallery: http://www.hughlane.ie/

Irish Museum of Modern Art: www.imma.ie

National Gallery of Ireland: http://www.nationalgallery.ie/

Advice for parents on helping their children: http://www.meddybemps.com/parentsguide.html

Helping your child with writing:http://childparenting.about.com/od/learningenrichment/a/writingskills.htm

Keyboard skills (typing): http://www.auntlee.com/kids/easy_typing.html

Fun with animation: http://www.kerpoof.com

Make your own music: http://inudge.net/

Lots of word games for all ages: http://www.schooltimegames.com/language_arts.html

Fun with Lego: http://www.schooltimegames.com/language_arts.html

English Picture Dictionary: http://www.pdictionary.com/