Barnardos continues to support children and their families, and they want to provide you and your children with the opportunity to check in with your Heart, Body and Mind regularly.
This website has information about trees, birds and animals. While you're out enjoying the lovely weather, have a look at the leaves on the trees, the birds and other wildlife. This website will help you with names and has lots of images & interactive quizzes.
This is a platform for children to express their hopes and fears around Covid19, through art and writing. Each week, a virtual exhibition is published, children can send in a piece or just look at the work of others.
This is a from the PDST - 'Breathe - Self-Regulation and Relaxation Techniques for Children' features a range of calming breathing techniques, written activities and guided visualisations that children can use to bring about a sense of peace and comfort in any situation. The resource is suitable for children of all ages and class levels.
Art Hub for Kids gives a step by step guide to drawing - some great examples on display around the school.
Ms McCormack has found this great website with lots of art ideas for all ages.
Junior Achievement Ireland have worked with classes in our school, teaching children how they can impact the world around them as individuals, workers and consumers and continues through to secondary school, right up to age 18, preparing students for their future careers. The JA programmes are taught by business volunteers recruited from supporting organisations. There are some good ideas for working on at home in the resource section of their website.
Everyone has free access to World Book Online through Scoilnet. Suitable for pupils of ALL ages. We think you'll learn lots of interesting things and you'll get a lot of ideas for projects.
Here are links to textbooks being used in 1st Class, plus some really good websites for you to look at.
Ms. Fagan & Mr. Quinn gave pupils the below school work to complete on a daily basis.
Spellings for each night that can be written into their copies as usual.
English exercises that can be completed on a daily basis.
Maths problems to complete daily under the given day.
Children can continue with their readers and we encourage them to continue reading any books available at home also. Children can also free write stories on a given topic.
The online resource twinkl.ie provides an endless amount of work that your child can complete. Just search any topic and it will provide worksheets to complete.