Tips for Parent
Your Child in the Primary School – Tips for Parents offers advice on how to prepare young children for their first days and months at school. In this publication, parents are guided by teachers through the practical aspects of the Irish primary school system such as the transition from home to school, the first day, school attendance, interculturalism, health and healthy eating, homework, bullying etc. Click here to access the publication.
Helping your child at home
The NCCA offers support and resources for parents of primary school pupils. Click on the following links to access them.
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Third and Fourth Class (Division)
Fifth and Sixth Class (Vocabulary)
Good Website for all age groups:
The Infant Classes participate in the Aistear curriculum. Read more here: aistear_explained_to_parents