Here is a list of websites and resources that are free or have offered free membership during this difficult time, to help parents engage with many different areas of the curriculum - including music, science, and physical education!
Quizzes, quizzes and more quizzes! Wonderfully fun and great for revision of any topic. (Older classes)
An invaluable website full of teaching resources, including games, worksheets, colouring sheets and much more. The website is laid out according to class/subject - very easy to use. (All classes)
Game-based learning platform for Maths. Once again, great for revision of topics covered previously. (Older classes)
A free website that introduces coding to children. Create your own games, stories and animations! (Middle/Older classes)
Storybooks brought to life. A beautiful website that has created animations from well-known story books! Unfortunately, you can only access one month for free for now - fingers crossed, they might extend this free trial. (Younger classes)
A fully comprehensive music programme that explores all elements of music with children in an interactive way! (All classes)
Open and go science lessons for all ages! Let's keep our Primary Science Award work on the go! If you create anything or complete any experiments - please send photos or videos to the email email@example.com
All of our brains need a break! Great for movement breaks and managing stress.
9. Cosmic Yoga on Youtube
Once again, a brilliant movement break. A wonderful resource for keeping calm, particularly valuable during this period of worry.
10. Twitter - #WeWillDraw Challenge
A daily challenge... who can draw ______ the best? Upload photos and see what other children and even your friends around Ireland have drawn!