USEFUL LINKS DURING COVID-19 CLOSURE:

Parents Centre:

https://www.gov.ie/en/campaigns/parents-centre/?referrer=/parents/

Parents Centre contains information and advice for parents.  Provides links to a wide range of trusted, high quality online resources including learning, parenting and information on supports that are available.

 

Let’s Play Ireland: https://www.gov.ie/en/campaigns/lets-play-ireland/?referrer=/letsplayireland/

Let’s Play Ireland:  An online portal on Gov.ie, providing access to a range of play resources for children.  Excellent engaging activities which are easy to plan and play.

 

Tusla: 10 things to do today

https://www.tusla.ie/services/family-community-support/prevention-partnership-and-family-support-programme/participation/10-things-to-do-today/

This link is to the Tusla Prevention Partnership and Family Support website page 10 things to do today.

 

In this together:

https://www.gov.ie/en/campaigns/together/?referrer=/together/

Mental Wellbeing: The Department of Health and the HSE and in collaboration with key cross-government and cross-sectoral partners, have developed a mental wellbeing campaign, “In this together”, where you will find lots of advice and tips on how you can look after your mental wellbeing, stay active and stay connected.

 

Other Suggestions for parents to support your child’s learning during closure: 

www.education.ie

Remember reading, reading aloud, listening to audio books, etc is the most effective way to support your child’s learning.

Mathletics

Reading Eggs

Let’s Play Ireland

Literacy & Numeracy

www.topmarks.co.uk

www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize

www.helpmykidlearn.ie

Literacy

www.worldbookonline.com

www.storylineonline.net

www.typingclub.com

www.scratch.ie (coding)

Numeracy

http://ie.ixl.com/math

www.natgeokids.com

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Parenting

Practical Parenting

Managing Sibling Rivalry (Solution Talk)

Dealing with Technology (Solution Talk) 

Education in Ireland

Department of Education and Skills

Educational Resources

Mathletics

Bullying

Stay Safe Programme

Bully4U

EU Bully Programme

Bullying (Solution Talk) 

Healthy Eating

Healthy Lunch Box Ideas

Food Dudes Healthy Eating Programme

Medical Advice

HSE

Under the Weather

Sport / Activity

Irish Sports Council

Irish Heart Foundation

Community

Taney Parish website

Friends of Taney