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Below is a list of great websites containing lots of games and learning opportunities. Although we checked the following links at the time of posting we cannot be held responsible for what is contained in external links to other websites. If any links have expired or have content not suitable for our children please let us know.

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English

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/websites/4_11/site/literacy.shtml BBC’s literacy page

http://resources.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/interactive/literacy/index.htm Woodlands literacy page

Maths

http://www.classmaths.com/ Irish website with sections sorted by the strands of the Irish Maths curriculum.

http://resources.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/maths/ Woodlands Maths Zone

http://www.mathplayground.com/games.html Lots of maths games for older children

http://www.abc.net.au/countusin/ Games for younger children.

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http://www.foinse.ie/acmhainni Great resources from Foinse.

http://lurgan.biz/tg-lurgan-page/ Songs as Gaeilge

art

www.nga.gov/kids/kids.htm Interactive art activities

www.iamanartist.ie Art ideas for children and teachers

http://www.hitentertainment.com/artattack/artattacks.html Art ideas for children and teachers

Music

http://www.nyphilkids.org/main.phtml? New York Philharmonic For Kids

geography

http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/ National Georaphic Kids website

Ask About Ireland  Primary School Learning Zone

Energy Quest Learn all about energy

http://www.mrdonn.org/index.html Lots of information and links to games

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http://www.historyforkids.org/ Lots of world History topics. Ideal for project work.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/primaryhistory/ Excellent BBC Website.

http://www.irishfamine.ca/ Famine website.

http://www.irishpotatofamine.org/flash.html An excellent interactive website about the Famine.

http://www.history.com/ The History Channel’s webpage with lots of info.

science

http://www.strangematterexhibit.com/ Lots of interesting interactive science ativities.

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http://www.newzealand.com/travel/app_templates/haka/en/index_content.html Learn about the Haka.

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http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/typing/levels/level1.shtml Typing level 1

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/typing/levels/level2.shtml Typing level 2

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/typing/levels/level3.shtml Typing level 3

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/typing/levels/level4.shtml Typing level 4

http://pbskids.org/games/index.html Lots of fun games to help younger children with their English, Maths, Science and more!

http://www.scoilnet.ie/ Irish website with resources for children of all ages in all curricular areas.

http://www.primarygames.com/ Lots of games in lots of subject areas.

http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/interactive/ Excellent website with hundreds of resources and games to enjoy.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks1bitesize/ English and Maths for younger classes.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks2bitesize/ English, Maths and Science for middle to older classes.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks3bitesize/index.shtml English, Maths and Science for older children looking for a challenge!