Resources for Home

Please find a list of resources. You may find some of these useful. Pick and choose as you please. This list will be added to after Easter as we feel necessary.

RTE Home School Hub

RTÉ’s new Home School Hub will span across its television and online platforms, providing primary school children with fun and engaging daily lessons from the comfort of their homes.

https://www.rte.ie/player/series/rt%C3%A9-home-school-hub/SI0000006854?epguid=IP000065950

Show RTE your own hone classroom by following this link!

The Maths Factor

Education

The Maths Factor has been made free for everyone (RRP GBP 8.00/month) to support childrens’ continued learning at home for the duration of the Schools closure period.

https://www.themathsfactor.com/subscribe/

ReCreate.ie

Activities

Recreate are offering workshops to give you and your family a range of different activities to take part in from the comfort of your own home. Whether you have access to ReCreate materials, or just working with items you have discovered around your house, these sessions are simple and easy to take part in. Just click https://recreate.ie/.

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Myon

A collection of 7000 online AR books in which children can pick to read from.

https://readon.myon.co.uk/library/browse.html

Audible.com

Audiobooks

Instantly stream an incredible collection of stories, including titles across six different languages, that will help kids continue dreaming, learning, and just being kids.

https://stories.audible.com/start-listen

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Libraries Ireland

Online Services

Free eBooks, audiobooks, online magazines and newspapers online for library members. Registration is free and done online.

https://www.librariesireland.ie/news/online-services-during-coronavirus

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Scribd

Audiobooks, eBooks

Free access to Scribd’s digital library of millions of ebooks, audiobooks, magazine articles, and more – available to anyone, free, for 30 days.

https://www.scribd.com/readfree?utm_source=readfre

Headspace

Meditation

Free access to the Headspace collection called Weathering the Storm. It includes meditations, sleep, and movement exercises to help you out, however you’re feeling.

https://www.headspace.com/covid-19

Home School Piano

Music Lessons

Free access to anyone who is interested in learning the piano at home, which includes full access to HomeSchoolPiano Level 1 which takes most students 6 months to a year to complete. Available until September 1st. Just click here https://homeschoolpiano.com/give-back/

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Fender Play

Music Lessons

Access to Fender Play’s guitar, bass and ukulele lessons free for 3 months to the first 500,000 who sign up.

https://try.fender.com/play/playthrough/

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Unity Learn

Software

Three months of complimentary access to Unity Learn Premium which includes courses, projects and tutorials to learn Unity.

https://learn.unity.com/

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Rosetta Stone

Education

Free, three month access to Rosetta Stone learning materials for students – though appears to be open to all.

https://www.rosettastone.com/freeforstudents/

Coerver Coaching

Sports

Free access to Coerver Homestudy which includes 36 skills, drills, tests and challenges. The content on the site allows players to practice on their own or with a partner (siblings / parents) at home!

Sadler Wells

Entertainment

Sadler Wells are launching a Digital Stage and will be screening productions as well as online dance workshops tailored for families with young children and over 60s to take part in at home.

https://www.sadlerswells.com/whats-on/2020/digital-stage/

Twinkl

Education Resources

Access to classroom and educational resources for teachers/parents to support learning from home – free.
Access Codes: IRLTWINKLHELPS / UKTWINKLHELPS / PARENTSTWINKLHELPS

https://www.twinkl.ie/offer

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Collins

Education Resources

Free resources to help support your child’s learning at home, while schools are closed.

https://covid19.shanehastings.eu/giveback/

David Walliams

Books

David Walliams is releasing a book reading for children every morning at 11 AM. See link for todays reading. Just click here https://www.worldofdavidwalliams.com/elevenses/

Gill Education

Education

Gill Education are supporting teachers, parents and students by providing ANY online resource requested for FREE.
Support: digitalsupport@gill.ie

Dragoart

good for art/drawing for kids

https://dragoart.com/