President Michael D. Higgins today issued a special video message for students in Rang VI of primary school. Visit the following website to watch the President's message: https://president.ie/en/diary/details/president-higgins-issues-message-to-6th-class-students/video
Staying active and getting fresh air is important. If you're spending time outside (at a social distance of 2m, within 5km of your home) it's key to be 'sunsmart'. Please read this SunSmart fact sheet to protect your family's skin. Please select 'Read More' and click on image to enlarge.
Ballyalla Lake in Barefield will have lifeguards on duty this season, initially on a weekend basis. For swimming advice and precautions, visit the website: https://watersafety.ie/recreation/
Inspirational video messages from famous Irish faces released for Rang VI pupils to mark the end of their school year. Children’s writer, Sarah Webb has invited well known people to record short inspirational videos for Rang VI pupils to mark the end of their school year. Writers, actors, sports people and scientists have all come [...]
Co. Clare Library staff have been busy connecting with young readers and their families through the annual 'Spring Into Storytime' campaign. Don't forget to visit their website and social media channels regularly for stories, recipes, art, crafts, poems and much more for families to share and enjoy.
Here's this week's schedule for RTE Home School! Please click 'Read More'. Please click image to enlarge.
These are excellent suggestions for helping children self-regulate or calm themselves Many are O.T. tricks of the trade. Please click 'Read More' to access. Please click on image to enlarge:
Karen Riordan has created this video which is aimed at parents and teachers working with children from home. Karen gives 4 tips on what you can do to help promote your child's independence and to have a go at words themselves. Many thanks to the Clare Education Centre for sharing this excellent resource. The video [...]
Promoting Learning and Positive Behaviour at Home: This publication discusses the difficulties children and young people with additional needs often experience when transitioning from place to place or activity to activity. https://ncse.ie/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/05212-NCSE-Resource-7-Transitioning-03.pdf…
Due to the ongoing closure of our school, I have presented our May Assembly online from home. I invite you all to view it. Enjoy the fine weather and stay safe everyone. Please click 'Read More' to access link. Le gach dea-ghuí, John https://youtu.be/Zjx30-L2l-8