Sandra from Inside Outside got in touch with me a few weeks ago about reviewing her new product ‘Skipping Elastics’. I received them during the week and tried them out in P.E. on Friday. View this post on Instagram Sandra from @inside_outside_ireland contacted me a few weeks ago about reviewing her new product and I […]
Last Monday, I attended the EDCO Primary Publications event in the Clayton Hotel. I attend at least one of these events each year as I like to hear about the new programmes/resources that are available to teachers and I love getting free things! One new publication that caught my eye was the Number Facts series […]
Just Grammar is a new grammar book from Educate.ie. There is a book for 1st – 6th class. One grammar topic is covered each week with a learning outcome at the bottom of each page which is very handy for planning. The books are appealing and child friendly while also full of activities to ensure […]
I was recently sent a Spot on Sports Gaelic Football to try out with my class. This is a new Gaelic football which has recently been launched by Spot on Sports in Co. Kildare. The footballs will be used by the LGFA and GAA development officers nationwide this year.
Arts and crafts materials are always welcome! I’m constantly looking for art ideas on pinterest and picking up bits and pieces for lessons everywhere I go. Emily from S&S Arts and Crafts kindly sent me some arts and crafts resources last week. S&S Arts and Crafts offer a wide range of arts and crafts materials. […]
I recently spotted these table boards from ABC School Supplies and thought they would be great to use for quick recall of multiples and tables. ABC School Supplies kindly sent me a set for my classroom and we’ve been using them a lot this week.
I was recently sent ‘Dancin’ Time’ an Irish and folk dance resource pack for primary teachers. The resource is available directly here. What’s included in the pack There is a DVD of the dances (Infants – Sixth Class). 4 CD’s (Infants, First and Second, Third and Fourth and two for Fifth and Sixth) Booklet with […]
I received a pack of these problem solving cards last May from Prim Ed to review. I used them a lot in the resource room but I was so busy towards the end of the year that I completely forgot to write a review. Last week, while sorting out my new room, I came across […]
I was recently sent this Communication Diary from 4schools.ie. This diary is designed to allow schools and parents to communicate on a daily basis – usually a diary like this would be used with children with additional educational needs so that the school can communicate how the day went and the parents can share how things […]
Overview Primary Geography is a new series from Prim Ed Publishing. Books are available from 1st to 6th class. Each book covers a variety of topics in the Geography curriculum.