Continuity of learning

A variety of resources and supports to help with continuity of learning.

Áiseanna do mhúinteoirí: Seachtain Na Gaeilge 2021
INTO Advice and Resources
Government/Department of Education Advice and Resources
Other Resources
Technology
Screen Casting
Acmhainní Gaeilge
Physical Education
English
Mathematics
SESE
Games
Special Educational Needs
Younger children/infant classes
Educational Book Companies
Áiseanna do mhúinteoirí: Seachtain Na Gaeilge 2021
Smaointe do Seachtain Na Gaeilge 2021
SNAG – Conradh na Gaeilge
Coggcóipeanna leictreonacha de na leabhráin áiseanna a fhoilsíonn COGG go bliantúil
Laureate na nÓg – leabhair mholta do pháistí
Scoilnet – leathanach téama
Seomra Ranga – cluichí, póstaeir agus srl.
Twinkl.ie – póstaeir, bileoga oibre agus srl.
Séideán Sí – raon áiseanna agus gníomhaíochtaí digiteacha
PEIG – lárphointe eolais na Gaeilge
Cúla4 – cláracha ar TG4

 

 

Government/Department of Education resources
Gov.ie – Supporting Children: Education Support
PDST – Distance Learning Resources
PDST – Online Learning
PDST – Primary Pupil Wellbeing
NCCA – Resources and Online Tools
NCSE – Suite of Resources
Scoilnet – Remote Learning Resources
Webwise – Distance Learning Resources and Internet Safety

 

Other resources
Ark Teachers’ CPD workshop (free) gain confidence in delivering art lessons online
Teaching Council – Remote Learning Webinars
CPSMA – Supporting Pupils With Distance Learning
Educate Together – Remote Learning Resources
Anseo.net – Resources Compiled by Teachers
School Days – Teacher Supports for Online Learning
Seomra Ranga – Resources for all Areas of the Primary Curriculum
Teacher Head – Remote Learning: Live or Offline Cover the Basic Elements
Free Online Tools for Teachers
Weebly – Interactive Sites for Education
Free Websites and Apps for learning
Tools for Teachers – Free Educational Technology
Teacher First – Free sites for creating games and puzzles
DK Find out! – Online Encyclopaedia
Áras an Uachtaráin – Resources for children
The Ark – Arts-based resources for teachers
Virtual Calming Room – Tools for managing emotions and finding calm
Outside the Box – Free 30 day positivity challenge for children
Emile Education – Free full access for schools during lockdown
SEL Questions – List of pupil friendly social and emotional learning questions
Badge maker – Reward pupils with custom designed badges

 

Screen Casting

Teacher makes a screen recording and speaks over it to make a tutorial video for pupils. Pupils can watch the tutorial ‘on demand’ on their device.

Screen recording with Screencastomatic – PDST
Whiteboard Screen
Maths Number Frames
Maths Number Pieces

 

Acmhainní Gaeilge
COGG
Cula4
Fios Fuaimeanna – Chuideoidh le páistí dul i dtaithí ar fhuaimeanna chonsain na Gaeilge ag tús focal
Leabhairíní Séideán SíLeabhair do na Naíonáin, rang 2
PEIG.ie – Áiseanna bunscoile ar líne
Seidean Si
Twinkl.ie
Tuairisc.ie

 

Physical Education
PDST PE – Physical literacy
PDST PE – Webinar highlighting the resources available to support teaching PE
PE with Joe Wicks 
Football-themed lessons for 3rd – 6th classes by Tom O’Connor
Playful and Practical PE

 

English
Literacy – This collection explores a range of digital tools for pupil learning in the area of literacy
The Literacy Channel – Advice, ideas & strategies to support best practice in developing literacy
Children’s Books Ireland – Reading resources
Poetry Ireland – Resources for teachers
Story Structure – Covers beginning, middles and endings
Dr Caitlin Tucker – Reading resources for your blended or online class

 

Mathematics
Maths – Highlighting the value of Maths Talk and Maths Games
Multiplication – Self correcting quizzes
Mental Maths for 4 – 8 year olds
Toy Theatre – Tools to assess and illustrate basic maths concepts
Snappy Maths – Free maths worksheets and resources
Math Playground – Math games
Mashup Maths – Using Legos to teach maths
Matific – Digital maths platform designed by education experts

 

SESE
SESE – Órlaith Ní Fhoghlú, CEC, has created a padlet of resources to support SESE
Science Foundation Ireland  – STEM at home
Irish Science Teachers on Twitter – Google drive document compiled by KookyChemist
Heritage in Schools – Teacher resources
ECO Unesco – Environmental education
Leaf Ireland – Resources to help with your Learning about Forests
Tree Council of Ireland – School zone
Ordnance Survey Ireland – Primary school resources
Dig In! – Learn about life on the farm and the countryside with Agri Aware
The Moo Crew – Home school resources
Teagasc – Resources for teachers
National Marine Aquarium – Home learning sessions
Leave No Trace – Resources for primary schools
Glasnevin Cemetery – Genealogy, research your family history
Slime in Space – What happens when you send slime to space?

 

Games (e.g. for online ‘Zoom assemblies’, daily check-in with pupils etc.)
We Are Teachers
Twinkl.ie

 

Children with Special Educational Needs (SEN)
Establishing Schedules
ASD Home Learning Resources
Social Story by Carol Grey about COVID-19
Supporting learning at home for children with Downs Syndrome
Priory Woods School website offers a suite of switch/touch screen videos for pupils with severe disabilities

 

 

Educational book companies textbooks/workbooks available free of charge online
CJ Fallon
EDCO
Folens
Gill Education

 

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