Links for Children

Recommended Websites

These are some recommended websites:

www.mathplayground.com – Excellent Maths website with interactive games to reinforce concepts learned.
www.coolmath4kids.com – Maths website with excellent maths related games
www.primarygames.com Extensive website with educational games
www.visualmathlearning.com/ – Maths website based around visual learning
www.helpmykidlearn.ie/ – Website for parents wanting to help their child learn
www.primaryscience.ie – Website aiming to show children how important and fun science can be
www.kidshealth.org – Website about the human body
www.transum.org – A website of math problem solving games and challenges.
www.aplusclick.com – A website of maths challenges aimed at all levels.
www.nrich.maths.org – A website aimed at problem solving approaches in Maths
www.arcademics.com – a variety of Maths games and English games
www.storybird.com – a website where children can publish and illustrate their own stories
AskaboutIreland.ie – Providing lots of information and activities on History, Geography & Science broken down into class levels.The AskaboutIreland website also hosts the Digital Archive of the Irish Time. However it can only be accessed online through schools or libraries. Every edition of the Irish Times since 29th March 1859 is available online in an easily searchable format.
Scoilnet.com – Providing a range of resources, worksheets, and project information for all subjects within the Irish primary curriculum broken down by class levels.
PrimaryScience.ie – Discover Primary Science is a flagship project run by the Discover Science & Engineering (DSE) awareness programme. The programme aims to show children how important and fun science can be!
Focal.ie – A database of Irish terms containing over 270,000 terms, searchable under both Irish and English versions.
Webwise.ie – Webwise.ie educates on safer usage of the Internet. Aimed at students, teachers and parents it also promotes the positive aspects of using the Internet and informs on how to deal with the risks.

Other websites:

There is so much on this website, maths, reading, and lots of science, history and geography!
http://resources.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/interactive/
Test your Maths skills
http://resources.oswego.org/games/mathmagician/mathsadd.html
Lots to do and read here! :
WWW.LITERACTIVE.COM
Lots of fun games here to feed your brain:
HTTP://WWW.FUELTHEBRAIN.COM/
This website has lots of fun games, and you can look at the age to pick the right game for you:
HTTP://WWW.TOPMARKS.CO.UK/SEARCH.ASPX?SUBJECT=16
Want to make a lego Avatar? Check out:
HTTP://WWW.PARKFIELDICT.CO.UK/ICTCLUB/AVATAR.HTML
Why not make a comic strip?
HTTP://WWW.MAKEBELIEFSCOMIX.COM/COMIX/
Want to play lots of fun games, and read some stories? Try
HTTP://WWW.STARFALL.COM/
This Scoilnet website has things to read, games to play, and puzzles to complete!!
HTTP://WWW.SCOILNET.IE/
This website has loads of useful comprehension strategies and ideas.
HTTP://WWW.SUPERSUMMARY.COM/READING-COMPREHENSION-GUIDE/
This is an online Encyclopedia for Children
https://www.dkfindout.com/uk/
Create online mindmaps for planning projects
https://www.mindmeister.com/
Practise your Irish and have fun at the same time – TG4 Player for Kids
https://www.cula4.com/ga/
Primary Sites