Helping my Child To Learn

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General/ Curriculum

New: Check out the NCCA helpful advice for parents!

General ​​
  • Website: Help My Kid Learn: This website provides lots of simple ideas that you can build into your day to help them learn more. Resources include card games and hopscotch that help to practice maths, to children’s e-books and apps for reading. Activities and ideas are arranged by age.
  • Supporting Your Child’s Learning at Home: A Publication from the National Parents’ Council
Junior & Senior Infants
First and Second Classes​
Third and Fourth Classes
Fifth and Sixth Classes
Transitioning to Post-Primary

Literacy Information for Parents

Literacy Programmes in use in St Brigid’s school:(click on names)

Numeracy Tips for Parents

As a parent you play a key role in your child’s education. The NCCA has developed a number of resources to help you to support your child’s learning in primary school. Many of these are available in various languages. Take a look at the resources for your child’s class: – See more at:  N.C.C.A Resources for parents

Suitable Maths Website Links:

Please supervise your child as they access any of these websites and limit the amount of time spent on the computer. The school cannot take responsibility for any other content that may appear on these websites.

helpmykidlearn

 

http://www.helpmykidlearn.ie/

 

 

starfall

 

 

http://www.starfall.com/

 

 

topmarks

 

 

http://www.topmarks.co.uk/

 

 

 

ixl

 

 

https://ie.ixl.com/math

 

 

 

bedtimemath

 

http://bedtimemath.org/dailymathproblem/

 

 

 

ict games

 

 

http://www.ictgames.com/resources.html

 

 

 

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http://resources.oswego.org/games/

 

 

mathsweek

 

http://www.mathsweek.ie/

 

 

Maths Games for Junior, Seniors, First and Second Class.

Click on the image to access the game.

Ladybird Spots

Junior Infants Game: Ladybird Spots

 

Web

Senior Infants Game: Save the Whale

 

stop-clock

First Class Game: Stop the Clock

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Hit the Button: Tables Game

givedogbone

Second Class Games: Give the Dog a Bone

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Learn your Tables!

Gaeilge Information for Parents

Parents learning Irish: If you would like to learn Gaeilge and/or develop your Irish language skills please see these useful websites:

School Attendance: Importance

Importance of Healthy Lunches: Tips

Coping with Asthma-Guidance:

Anti-Bullying

  • Túsla: Coping with Bullying – For Parents of Children Between 6 and 12 Years. This booklet is for parents of children aged 6 to 12 years who are being bullied and for parents of children who are bullying others. It gives information on the reasons behind bullying and how you can help your
    child if they are being bullied or are bullying other children.
  • St. Brigid’s N.S teaches the Stay Safe Programme in all classes. Bullying is addressed as part of this programme. Check out the Stay Safe Parents’ Area for additional information.
  • The tacklebullying.ie website, which was developed by the National Anti-Bullying Research and Resource Centre (ABC) at Dublin City University, provides information, support and advice for student
    s, teachers and parents on how to recognise and deal with bullying behaviour and allows teenagers to share experiences with their peers online.
  • Anti Bullying Procedures 2013 

Internet Safety : Useful Links

 

Cycle Safety:

www.cycleright.ie

Check out cycleright.ie which is the National Standard for Cycle Training and provides practical cycle safety and skills training to promote competent and confident cyclists. There are also lots of resources for parents and children to download from this website.

Disclaimer:- St. Brigid’s N.S. accepts no responsibility for the content on external websites or any damage incurred to personal computers or files by accessing them. Links here are provided as reference points only for further information.