Poetry Day Resources

by admin on 22/04/2017

Poetry Day Ireland, a national celebration of poetry and poets, takes place this Thursday 27th April. With the theme of “Poetry Connects“, schools are encouraged to get pupils reading, performing and composing poetry.

Seomra Ranga has some poetry resources to help get pupils composing their own poetry on the day: [click to continue…]

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Poetry Day Ireland

by admin on 20/04/2017

Poetry Day Ireland is a major one-day festival of Irish poets and poetry at home and abroad. This year Poetry Day Ireland takes place on Thursday 27 April and the theme for the 2017 event is “Poetry Connects“. Events will be taking place all over the country on this day to celebrate poets and poetry. [click to continue…]

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Book Review: The Little Black Sheep

by admin on 19/04/2017

I reviewed “The Little Black Sheep” by Elizabeth Shaw. I enjoyed reading it very much. It would appeal to children in First and Second class. It might be a bit easy for older children – it didn’t take me long to read it. It was an interesting story and the illustrations stood out and added to the story. I found it easy to read. [click to continue…]

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Book Review: Time After Time

by admin on 12/04/2017

Summary

This book is about Molly and Beth, two 12 year old girls who are best friends. They go through a doorway and accidentally travel back in time to July 1984! Beth decides that she has to go and meet her mum who died when Beth was a baby. Together Molly and Beth go on an adventure to find Beth’s mum. [click to continue…]

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Mata Focal – An t-Earrach

by admin on 26/03/2017

Sa chomhad seo tá foclóir ag baint leis “An tEarrach”. Tá an foclóir go léir ar aon bhileog amháin. Bheadh sé oiriúnach do dhaltaí a bhéas ag déanamh scríbhneoireacht cruthaitheach sa seomra ranga faoin séasúr, faoin ainmhithe san Earrach nó faoi obair an fheirmeora. [click to continue…]

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CESI Conference Revisited

March 19, 2017

A very successful CESI (Computers in Education Society of Ireland) Conference was recently held in Dublin. “Making Connections – Transformation Through Technology and Teamwork” was the theme of the conference. The Regency Hotel was the venue on Friday night for the CESI Teach-Meet where there was a great variety

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Walkabout Maths 01 – TU

March 12, 2017

The purpose of this resource is to create an active maths lesson where pupils get out of their desks to complete the task. The focus of the task is to assess pupils’ understanding of tens and units as represented on an abacus. Laminate and cut out the twenty six cards. On each card is an […]

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Tráth na gCeist 2017

March 12, 2017

Ocht babhta le sé cheist i ngach babhta, babhta réitigh chomh maith le freagraí go léir ar 130 sleamhnán Powerpoint (PPTX). Tá an Tráth na gCeist seo an-oiriúnach don CBI (IWB) sa seomra ranga nó i halla na scoile. Tá sé oiriúnach do pháistí sna meán ranganna agus sna hardranganna.

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Mata Focal: Lá Fhéile Pádraig

March 11, 2017

Sa chomhad seo tá foclóir ag baint le Lá Fhéile Pádraig. Tá an foclóir go léir ar aon bhileog amháin. Bheadh sé oiriúnach do dhaltaí a bhéas ag déanamh scríbhneoireacht cruthaitheach sa seomra ranga faoin bhféasta.

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Naomh Pádraig

March 9, 2017

Seo cur i láthair Powerpoint faoi saol Naomh Pádraig. Tá eolas ann faoina shaol nuair a bhí sé ina bhuachaill óg go dtí gur tháinig sé ar ais go hÉirinn. Bheadh sé oiriúnach don IWB sa sheomra ranga.

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Mata Focal: Naomh Pádraig

March 9, 2017

Sa chomhad seo tá foclóir ag baint leis an scéal faoi Naomh Pádraig. Tá an foclóir go léir ar aon bhileog amháin. Bheadh sé oiriúnach do dhaltaí a bhéas ag déanamh scríbhneoireacht cruthaitheach sa seomra ranga faoi Naomh Pádraig.

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Book Review: The Clubhouse Mystery

March 9, 2017

This fun adventure by Erika McGann was reviewed by our Third Class pupils. The story is about a girl called Cass and her friends, Nick and Lex. To escape her annoying younger twins, Cass sets up a club and they build a fort.

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Make 14 Cards

January 18, 2017

This resource is aimed at pupils in junior/middle classes or SEN pupils. Its aim is to help pupils who are beginning to learn addition tables. It could also be used as an assessment tool for addition tables. There are fifteen cards for pupils to Make 14. Laminate all of the pages in the resource. Cut up […]

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Mata Focal: Briathra

January 18, 2017

Seo mata focal le roinnt briathra san Aimsir Chaite ar bhileog amháin. Bheadh sé oiriúnach do scríbhneoireacht cruthaitheach sa seomra ranga. Tá cóip freisin sa chomhad atá dubh/bán más mian leat.

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Make 13 Cards

January 16, 2017

This resource is aimed at pupils in junior/middle classes or SEN pupils. Its aim is to help pupils who are beginning to learn addition tables. It could also be used as an assessment tool for addition tables. There are fourteen cards for pupils to Make 13. Laminate all of the pages in the resource. Cut up the […]

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