Links

The following directory of websites will be added to regularly. Just click on the address to access the site.

www.literactive.com
Literactive is the leading provider of reading material for pre-school, kindergarten and grade 1 students available online. Excellent website!

www.singup.org
Resources and ideas to make singing part of every child’s learning

www.mrsalphabet.com/alphabetrecognitionpoems.html
Poems to help children learn upper and lower case letters

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/bitesize
Activities and revision for English, Mathematics and Science

www.ictgames.com/literacy.html
Interactive games that help children develop writing skills, blend phonemes, recognise initial sounds, and improve letter formation

www.funranch.com
Fun match-up games

www.teachingtables.co.uk
Interactive games to make the learning of multiplication tables fun

www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/interactive/onlinestory.htm#talk
High-quality animated stories for younger children

www.greycampus.com/home-school-english-games-for-kids
Punctuation, spelling, grammar and vocabulary exercises for children.  (Thanks to Mary and Susan for this recommendation.)

www.roalddahl.com
Interactive games on the books and lesson plans

www.scoilnet.ie
Select class, subject and strand in Teacher section. Usually a list of popular sites on home page too.

www.primaryscience.ie
Science ideas geared to Irish schools

www.scispy.ie
More science ideas

www.calendarsthatwork.com
Calendar templates

www.staysafe.ie
The Stay Safe programme and resources

www.seomraranga.com
Excellent resources available here

www.ncca.ie
National Council for Curriculum and Assessment – curriculum available to view

www.nyphilkids.org
Excellent website for learning about the orchestra and famous composers

www.jigzone.com/gallery
Great jigsaws for all ages

www.hermanshomepage.com
Lovely website for young children

www.nationalgeographic.com
Photography and general information is very good. Children’s section also.

www.cia.gov
Central Intelligence Agency website – good for sourcing information about countries. Children’s section also.

www.gov.ie
Government of Ireland website – good for History projects

www.president.ie
Áras an Uachtaráin website

www.araskids.ie
Áras an Uachtaráin website for children

www.nasa.gov
Space Agency website. Very informative.

www.iamanartist.ie
Art ideas for the classroom

www.spellingcity.com
Worksheets and online spelling games

funschool.kaboose.com/index.html
A wide range of activities for Junior classes

boowakwala.uptoten.com/kids/boowakwala-games.html
Games for Junior classes

www.speakaboos.com/
Children’s songs, games, stories and rhymes – Junior classes

www.museum.ie/en/homepage.aspx
Website of National Museum of Ireland

www.gaa.ie
GAA website – good for History and Geography projects

www.mathsisfun.com/
Excellent maths website – all strands covered. Very user-friendly

www.birdwatchireland.ie/
Bird Watch Ireland website – good photos and children’s section. Useful for projects

www.askaboutireland.ie/
Great website with links to a Primary School Learning Zone, local library and ENFO