Archive for Month: March

RTÉ Home School Hub

Many of you may have read about this already, maybe you tuned in today! Just incase you haven’t, use the link below to find out all about RTÉ Home School Hub. https://www.rte.ie/tv/programmes/1127275-rte-home-school-hub/ We hope you are all well. Stay safe everyone!

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Maths, dance, cooking and more!

Here’s what various celebrities are offering you and your kids for free daily: 10.00am – Maths with Carol Vorderman http://www.themathsfactor.com 11.30am kids dance classes with Oti Mabuse from Strictly Come dancing and if we have any parents who are Strictly fans theres an adult lesson at 7.30pm somedays on...

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For the kids

Why not get active everyday by tuning into P.E. with Joe. The Body Coach, Joe Wicks, is uploading a new video everyday. Here’s the link to the 1st lesson. Phew!! Hope you had a good workout! You might need some down time after that. Why not listen to an...

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Dear Parents

We hope you are all safe and well. Just a little post to touch base with you. We understand that many of you may now be working remotely from home and given the current situation do not have access to child care. We are posting resources to offer help...

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Competition Time

Here’s an exciting competition for all students in Ballinadee N.S.Keep a journal 📖 until we return to school 🏫. Make an entry every day✏. Make your journal as exciting as possible. Include cartoons, pictures, art work 🏞, photos 📸, stories and poems, newspaper clips📰 . Design an original cover...

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Extra Resource Logins and Links

FOLENS To lend a helping hand to schools and parents over the coming weeks we are giving access to all our digital resources on FolensOnline.ie. Parents and teachers can follow the steps below to get access: Go toFolensOnline.ieand click register. Select Teacher. Fill in a username, email and...

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Dancing Jenny and Colm Gymnastics

Parents and boys and girls of Ballinadee. We have a message from Dancing Jenny for you. Hi everyone, I hope you are well and not getting bored. If you are then this might be for you! We are running online classes and offering 3 free courses for all! It...

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More resources for home learning

We hope you found yesterday’s home learning ideas helpful. Here are a few more ideas we have put together. We realise that reliable access to internet maybe an issue for some people so please share the ideas that will be useful for those without access. Gaeilge Songs, poems and...

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Ideas for Home Learning

Please feel free to download and print the document below if you would like some ideas for learning for the duration of the school closure. Although google classroom isn’t an option for us, due to internet and broadband connectivity issues in the area, we think there are some great...

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STATEMENT FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND SKILLS

An announcement was made this morning by the Taoiseach Leo Varadkar TD of the closureof schools, pre-schools and further and higher education settings, for a period until 29 March 2020, to support efforts to contain the spread of Covid-19.This will take effect from 6pm this evening, Thursday 12 March.This...

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