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/

Englishhttp://www.spellingcity.com/    

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

Irish Museum of Modern Art: www.imma.ie

Hugh Lane Gallery: www.hughlane.ie

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

Advice for parents on helping their children:  http://www.meddybempsguide.com/parents/Introduction.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

Coding with Scratch:  https://scratch.mit.edu/

Spanish Picture Dictionary: http://www.pdictionary.com/spanish/

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

French Picture Dictionary: http://www.pdictionary.com/french