www.twinkl.ie/offer – Twinkl provides access to thousands of educational resources. Enter the code IRLTWINKLHELPS for a free month of Ultimate Membership.
www.vooks.com/parent-resources – Vooks is a streaming library of ad-free, kid-safe animated read-aloud storybooks. It is an entire library of storybooks, brought to life, to help encourage the love of reading. You can sign up for Vooks and use the take-home resources to help keep your children reading for 20 minutes a day.
www.gonoodle.com – dance parties, guided mediations, yoga for kids. Your child is probably already aware of GoNoodle!
www.topmarks.co.uk – educational games from across the curriculum.
www.sumdog.com – personalised maths and spelling tests. Requires a free account.
www.ie.xl.com – Maths and English games.
www.kids.nationalgeographic.com – lots of informative pages.
www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects – learning resources for adults, children, parents and teachers organised by subject.
www.scratch.mit.edu/ – create stories games and animations.
www.worldofdavidwalliams.com/elevenses – David Walliams is releasing a new audio story every day.
www.stories.audible.com/start-listen – Audible have released a wide collection of audio stories for free.
www.dabbledoomusic.com – make music in your own home! First month is free then €2 per month
Creative Schools (an initiative of the Arts Council of Ireland) have developed this resource on how to get creative at home.
Access to educational publishers’ resources
Many publishers have granted free access to parents for the duration of school closures. Access details are listed below.
|Folens||https://www.folensonline.ie/registration/?r=t||Register a new account to get access to all resources.|
NB – use Prim20 for the roll number.
|CJ Fallon||https://my.cjfallon.ie/dashboard/student-resources/?levels=0&classes=0&subjects=0&serieses=0&booktitles=0&types%5B0%5D=Book+Sample||No registration required, use the filters at the top of the page to access resources.|
|EdCo||www.edcolearning.ie/login||Use the following account details to gain access:|
|Educate.ie||https://educateplus.ie/homestudy-primary||No registration required, use the filters at the top of the page to access resources.|
|Gill Education||https://www.gillexplore.ie/products?Type=1&SubjectList=0&LevelList=0||No registration required, use the filters at the top of the page to access resources.|