Useful Websites

General sites with useful links:

http://www.education.ie/en/ – the Department of Education and Skills website

http://www.webwise.ie/ – the Internet safety website created by the NCCA

http://www.scoilnet.ie/ – learning resources for children, parents and teachers

http://www.ncca.ie/en/ – NCCA – National Council for Curriculum and Assessment

http://www.tennis4kids.ie/ – information on tennis for children

http://www.iamanartist.ie/index.aspx – Visual Arts in Primary Schools

http://school.eb.co.uk/levels/foundation – Britannica School from Scoilnet.ie.

Interactive Sites with useful links:

http://www.abcya.com/ – Interactive games in literacy and numeracy

http://www.starfall.com/ – Phonics and Reading Activities

http://www.topmarks.co.uk/ – Interactive games various subject areas

http://www.askaboutireland.ie/learning-zone/primary-students/ – Interactive activities in SESE

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/typing/ – A fun way of learning how to type

http://www.speakaboos.com/stories – Interactive Stories

A useful website for the Easter holidays to help children learn about the history of easter and easter traditions:

http://spotlight.britannica.co.uk/Easter/