STEM Challenges

STEM Challenges For those looking for something different, why not try some of these interesting engineering challenges? If you decide to try them, you are welcome to take a photo of your work and share it with your teacher. Engineering-Activities  

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Well-Being Activities

Mindfulness At Home Have you ever noticed that when you take a big slow breathe, that you feel calmer and more relaxed? When we have feelings of stress, worry, hyper or busy minds our breathing changes, we take short quick breathes that make our body feel tense. Breathing techniques are a helpful and easy way to get more oxygen back to our brain and give a sense of calmness and…

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Learning about time

Keeping the Learning Going At Home: Measuring a minute The following is an excerpt from an Irish Independent article you may find useful in helping your child learn about time. Children often hear phrases such as, “Just a minute” or “I’ll be with you in a minute”. In reality how long is that “minute” ? 20 seconds, 50 seconds, a minute, 5 minutes, 20 minutes, longer? Just a minute is…

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Let’s Play Ireland

Let’s Play Ireland Let’s Play Ireland is a whole of Government campaign led by the Department of Children and Youth Affairs to promote the importance of play and to provide play resources for families during this time. Click the link for further information https://www.gov.ie/en/campaigns/lets-play-ireland/?referrer=/letsplayireland/

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The Great Isolation Activity Book!

The Great Isolation Activity Book Please click the following link for an activity book with lots of really fun of activities! Happy Easter! https://drive.google.com/file/d/1gasHX74OYHHH4hrrP5Y823FarA_TgnuI/view?usp=sharing    

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Emergency Family Plan

This booklet, created by Tusla, is for parents or guardians to think about who could offer support in the event the primary care giver is unable to provide care due to COVID-19 Emergency Family Plan

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