Oíche Shamhna - Halloween Irish

Oíche Shamhna - Halloween Irish

This will be all you need for a festive Halloween lesson this year. This PowerPoint contains various activities to help students learn all the need to know about Halloween in Spanish. Student will engage in finding vocabulary, word searches, matching exercises, multiple choices activities and also they will attempt to write a short paragraph in Irish about what they do. All files are editable for your needs. Enjoy Claddagh Classrooms
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An Aimsir Display - The Weather in Irish Display

An Aimsir Display - The Weather in Irish Display

Simple display for the top of your board for the weather to change and use everyday. The display includes the following: Cad é an aimsir inniu? Uafasach Ceomhar Go hiontach Fuar Té Ag cur sneachta Gaofar Scamallach Tintreach & Tornach Ag cur baistí Grianmhar. PLEASE NOTE THESE ARE .PDF files only! Claddagh Classroom
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Bia - Meabhia (Fastfood in irish)

Bia - Meabhia (Fastfood in irish)

Simple display & task to introduce students to the topic of fast food. Once finished I add these cards to the word wall at the back of our classroom. There are more tasks relating to this topic in my shop:) Bain taitneam as Claddagh Classrooms Clipart from Kate Hadfield designs
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St Patrick's Day Art - Shamrock

St Patrick's Day Art - Shamrock

A ‘Fun with a Ruler’ art project for your students to complete on St Patrick’s Day. There are 2 different templates to choose from. This project involves your students ruling straight lines between 2 dots on a template. When they have finished drawing all of the lines they can give their artwork some colour. There is space at the bottom of each template for a writing task that you may wish to set (eg ‘If I found a pot of gold I would …’). If you don’t want this, simply cut the artwork out when finished. Included: ♦ Shamrock with pot of gold. ♦ Shamrock without pot of gold. ♦ Shamrock – draw your own stem, without pot of gold. ♦ Practise template. ♦ Example of the completed design. ♦ Instructions. The templates are provided in both black and light grey dots. Level of Difficulty: Your students need to be able to use a ruler to draw straight lines between 2 points. The designs can look more complicated than they actually are. Concentration is required, but the actual process is not difficult. Instructions: Simple, clear, easy-to-follow instructions are provided. One instruction per page (image and a sentence). Display the instructions via a data projector if you have access to one. Otherwise print and enlarge them and/or demonstrate on an enlarged template. Practise Tempate: A practise template is included for your students to practise ruling the pattern before you give them the actual template. Equipment: You need a ruler and a pen (black or green works best for this project). Something to colour with (eg coloured pencils, watercolours, felt tip markers, chalk pastels, dye, etc) Keywords: string art, math, geometry, patterns, Ireland, Irish, luck. © Suzanne Welch Teaching Resources
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An Cháisc - Easter in Irish

An Cháisc - Easter in Irish

This is an essential bundle for your Gaeilge Classrooms this Easter. This bundle contains The story of Easter Easter Display & Task Easter Wordsearch Bain taitneamh as:) Claddagh CLassrooms
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An Cháisc (Gaeilge) - Easter Irish Display

An Cháisc (Gaeilge) - Easter Irish Display

Simple display cards to get your room and your students in the festive Easter spirit. My students love Easter! (It must be the chocolate!) and the display is nice when surrounded by students work. Alternatively use the activity attached also. I use these as a game first to introduce the vocabulary to my students. They are placed around my room and students are given a list of Easter vocabulary in English. They then have to find the Irish equivalent. It's nice to watch students discover the vocabulary themselves as opposed to looking at a PowerPoint and writing everything down in a vocabulary book. Once the lesson is finished they can go onto a display board. Please note this is a .pdf display only.
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Saint Patrick's Day

Saint Patrick's Day

This resource introduces Saint Patrick's Day, which has become a popular celebration around the world. The resource contains plenty of photos and facts about Saint Patrick's Day, including the story of Saint Patrick and information about how the festival is celebrated in Ireland and around the world, from church services to green drinks and parades! A useful resource for students of all ages, to use in the classroom or in a whole school assembly. Please note, this resource is a PDF.
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St. Patrick's Day - Lá Fhéile Pádraig

St. Patrick's Day - Lá Fhéile Pádraig

This bundle contains great resources for your classrooms this St. Patrick's day. There are activities, displays and the story of St. Patrick in simple Irish for all levels's to understand. Bain taitneamh as:) Claddagh Classrooms
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Scéal Naomh Pádraig - St. Patrick's Story as Gaeilge

Scéal Naomh Pádraig - St. Patrick's Story as Gaeilge

This 3 page booklet is an excellent resource for your Irish classroom this St. Patrick's day. Ideal for Junior Cert / GCSE classes, the story of St. Patrick is told in simple Irish. The story is followed by two tasks; comprehension questions & translating words. This resource along with other St. Patrick's Day resources available in my shop will make teaching so much easier during this week. Please note this is a .pdf resource only. Bain taitneamh as:) Claddagh Classrooms
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Lá Fhéile Pádraig Display - St. Patrick's Day Display as Gaeilge

Lá Fhéile Pádraig Display - St. Patrick's Day Display as Gaeilge

Simple display cards to get your room and your students in the festive Irish spirit. My students love St. Patrick's Day and the display is nice when surrounded by students work. Alternatively use the activity attached also. I use these as a game first to introduce the vocabulary to my students. They are placed around my room and students are given a list of St. Patrick's Day vocabulary in English. They then have to find the Irish equivalent. It's nice to watch students discover the vocabulary themselves as opposed to looking at a PowerPoint and writing everything down in a vocabulary book. Once the lesson is finished they can go onto a display board. Please note this is a .pdf only:) Bain taitneamh as:)
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Flag of Ireland / St. Patrick's Day Themed Pack

Flag of Ireland / St. Patrick's Day Themed Pack

Celebrate 'St. Patrick's Day' with this themed pack that includes colourful sets of cut-out borders, banner, lined paper and page borders for your games, drawing or any writing activities in the class and sudoku puzzles for fun. Also includes flag of Ireland days of the week, months of the year and sets of alphabet and numbers. Great to use to teach alphabet recognition, spelling and phonetics for pupils learning English as a second language. They can also be used for creating beautiful wall displays, attractive posters and colourful bulletin boards.
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Festivals and Celebrations Bundle

Festivals and Celebrations Bundle

This bundle contains resources that introduce: Chinese New Year, Martisor, Holi, Diwali, Ramadan, Easter, New Year’s Eve, International Women’s Day, Valentine’s Day, Saint Patrick’s Day, Shrove Tuesday, Lent and Mardi Gras. These resources are useful in classroom and whole-school assembly settings, for students of any age. Simply show the presentations on your computer or smartboard and discuss!
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St. Patrick's Day 'artphone' art lesson with word search and leprechaun selfie

St. Patrick's Day 'artphone' art lesson with word search and leprechaun selfie

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day and engage children creatively with this fun, modern fold out Instagram style, 'tech' mobile phone/tablet art activity. This activity invites students to cut out and make their own fold out booklet style art-phone, and then to complete the image making on the front cover and the wordsearch and 'release your inner leprechaun' selfie drawing activity on the inside pages. The finished 'artphone' measures 5 x 10 inches / 13 x 25.5cm. It can be printed on US letter or A4 paper and is spellings are suitable for US, UK and Australia The front cover: What is your leprechaun name? Create thumbnail doodles or drawings for the 7 sections: Shamrock, Irish flag, pot of gold, rainbow, leprechaun hat and shoes, lucky horse shoe The 2 fold out inner pages: 1. word search activity - find the18 words relating to St. Patrick's Day 2. Release your inner leprechaun! Have fun creating a leprechaun selfie with the template provided Considerations, how to use this activity: Consider the space around the images you draw How do the 7 images look collectively? Is there an emerging theme or style or colour? What colours do we associate with words? eg shamrock: green Work imaginatively! The included example uses a black ball point pen and felt tips The completed art-phones slip comfortably into a back pocket. They will work well pegged up as a garland or can decorate a wall, door or bulletin board.
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Irish Dancing

Irish Dancing

** Activity worksheet *** Information about Irish Dancing *** Note taking *** Read the sentences and highlight the adjectives *** Good for tuition / consolidation work / revision / homework *** Irish dancer theme *** Colour and Black and White version *** Original illustrations *** Addition to St. Patrick Day's activities *** Suitable for 7 - 11 years
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St. Patrick's Day Activities and Worksheets

St. Patrick's Day Activities and Worksheets

These are worksheets and activities for St. Patrick’s day that you can do with your class. All of the worksheets are no-prep to save you time. It is most ideal for Grades 2-4. It has many literacy activities that teach about the St. Patrick’s day history and customs. This booklet encourages lots of writing and presents it in a fun way. It also includes a math board game for division facts for the numbers 2 to 5. Answer key pages are also included. Contents: St. Patrick’s Day Writing Pages Countdown to St. Patrick’s Day Making Words Worksheet Pages St. Patrick’s Day Bracelets Math Board Game for Division Facts with cards and directions St. Patrick’s Day Word Search and Answer key St. Patrick’s Day Alphabetical Order Sort with Answer Key St. Patrick’s Day Crossword Puzzle with Answer Key 20 Pages Nyla's Crafty Teaching
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Lá Fhéile Vailintín - St. Valentines's Day Workbook Irish

Lá Fhéile Vailintín - St. Valentines's Day Workbook Irish

This workbook contains an array of activities to do with both KS3/4 - Junior Cert and KS5 - Leaving Cert pupils. Each activity can be used individually or the booklet can be used over a series of lessons (A lovely break from the normal lesson format!) My students love this time of the year and it's nice to see them excited about lessons. The booklet includes: Comprehension about St. Valentine & questions A Valentine Vocabulary hunt A crossword puzzle Translation exercises based on romantic comments you would see in cards. Please note the Valentines Vocabulary display is in .PDF ONLY. The booklet is in .doc and .pdf format.
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Lá Fhéile Valintín Display - St. Valentines Day Irish

Lá Fhéile Valintín Display - St. Valentines Day Irish

Simple display cards to get your room and your students in the festive romantic spirit. My students love St. Valentines Day and the display is nice when surrounded by students Valentines Day cards in Irish. Alternatively use the activity attached also. I use these as a game first to introduce the vocabulary to my students. They are placed around my room and students are given a list of Valentines vocabulary in English. They then have to find the Irish equivalent. It's nice to watch students discover the vocabulary themselves as opposed to looking at a PowerPoint and writing everything down in a vocabulary book. Once the lesson is finished they can go onto a display board. I've attached the .pdf for easy printing The words included are: Heart Flowers Present Card Chocolate Sweets A hug Cupid Cupcake Balloons Couple Teddy Ring Bain taitneamh as!
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Days of the Week in Irish - As Gaeilge

Days of the Week in Irish - As Gaeilge

Simple display for days of the week as Gaeilge. I have a space on the top right hand corner of my board where the day and month are switched everyday. ( I am no longer asked. 'Miss whats the date?' twenty times a day!) Bain taitneamh as:)
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Carta Poist - Post Cards in Irish

Carta Poist - Post Cards in Irish

Writing a 'Post Card' in Irish is an integral part of the Junior Certificate (GCSE) exam. This PowerPoint contains absolutely everything a student needs in order to be able to answer that question and obtain full marks. The ppt. is divided into sections with all possible variables that could be asked for catered for. There is a translation exercise at the end to check for learning and also two examples of past exam papers done for the students. While only one PowerPoint is included there is at least 3 lessons of materials here. Bain taitneamh as.
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Na haimsirí Gaeilge - Verb tenses in Irish Booklet

Na haimsirí Gaeilge - Verb tenses in Irish Booklet

This booklet contains a revision mat for all tenses in Irish taught at Junior Cert (GCSE) and Leaving Cert (A Level) The tenses included are An Aimsir Chaite An Aimsir Láithreach An Aimsir Fháistineach An Modh Coinníollach Each of these tenses are essential to students attempting any exam and are a great resource for revision! Bain taitneamh as:)
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An Aidiacht Shealbhach

An Aidiacht Shealbhach

This bundle contains a PowerPoint and a 7 page booklet to teach the topic of the possessive adjective in Irish. There are loads of activities and students should feel very comfortable with this topic after they've completed all tasks.
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Céacht An Aidiacht Shealbhach - The Possessive Adjective Lesson

Céacht An Aidiacht Shealbhach - The Possessive Adjective Lesson

This PowerPoint contains all you need to know about the Possessive Adjective in Irish. It contains three small activities the first of which focuses on students ability to discover the grammar rules for themselves. The PowerPoint covers rules for consonants and rules for vowels and an activity to practice learning for both. The final slide mentions a homework activity which is part of a work booklet. This can be bought on its own or part of a bundle. Finally there is a revision mat with all the rules for students to pop into their notes folders / books:) Bain taitneamh as!
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CHRISTMAS AROUND THE WORLD

CHRISTMAS AROUND THE WORLD

Set of Christmas around the world (9 countries)Students read the text and answer the questions (reading comprehension)
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An Nollaig Leabhar Oibre - Irish Christmas Work Booklet

An Nollaig Leabhar Oibre - Irish Christmas Work Booklet

This booklet is a must have for your Irish lessons This Christmas. It contains everything you need for teaching and enjoying this topic. The booklet contains: Scéal na Nollag - The Story of Christmas followed by a word wall for students to translate Stór Focal na Nollag - Christmas Vocabulary with a separate display activity to do Bia na Nollag - Food of Christmas with a word wall for students to use to match pictures & vocab Dánta na Nollag - Two Christmas poems to read through and you can analyse Litir Chuig Daidí na Nollag - Letter to Santa Writing Activity Amhráin na Nollag - Christmas songs to sing and learn. Songs include; Silent Night, Jingle Bells, The First Noel, 12 Days of Christmas & Fairytale of New York. Bain taitneamh as!
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Irish Christmas song

Irish Christmas song

A new Christmas song which I think should be a number one! Written by Biddy Jenkinson and put to music by Simon MacHale, sang by Simon and Giovanna Baviera. It is well worth listening to and getting your students to sing along. I have permission from all involved. Thanks to the following to help make this resource pretty: Graphics from the pond, Fitzillo clips, Fun for learning . Check my Irish Christmas worksheets in my store! Feedback much appreciated. Nollaig Shona!
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An Nollaig - Activities as Gaeilge (In Irish)

An Nollaig - Activities as Gaeilge (In Irish)

This resource contains three resources for a lesson in Irish. The first is a Bingo game, using Christmas vocabulary (See my display resource for that vocabulary) The second is a puzzle where students need to orientate themselves through a puzzle. This can be done using directions. (One person is blind folded and they must direct their partner around the puzzle) Or this resource can be used as a simple starter. The third resource is a word search. Each activity focuses oral skills and new vocabulary. It's a lovely way to finish the term off and also a way to keep students engaged in their final lesson.
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An Nollag - Display & Activity

An Nollag - Display & Activity

This resource contains all the necessary displays for your Irish classroom this Christmas. I use these as a game first to introduce the vocabulary to my students. They are placed around my room and students are given a list of Christmas vocabulary in English. They then have to find the Irish equivalent. It's nice to watch students discover the vocabulary themselves as opposed to looking at a PowerPoint and writing everything down in a vocabulary book. Once the lesson is finished they can go onto a display board. I've attached the .pdf for easy printing.
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Daidí na Nollaig Litir - Letter to Santa in Irish (As Gaeilge)

Daidí na Nollaig Litir - Letter to Santa in Irish (As Gaeilge)

This resource contains tasks to engage and help students write their own letter to Santa Claus in Irish (As Gaeilge) There is: 1. A think pair share where students use a spider diagram to help them remember how to write a letter. 2. Letter analysis - Students are given a sample letter where the translte the most important aspects of writing a letter to santa. From what the learn from these two tasks along with their own knowledge, they write theri own letter. It's a lovely fun Christmas activity! Bain taitneamh as:)
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Amhrán Gaeilge na Nollag - Irish Language Christmas Songs

Amhrán Gaeilge na Nollag - Irish Language Christmas Songs

This resource offers three Christmas Carols in Irish. They are: Rudolf an Fia Rua - Rudolf the Rednose Reindeer Jingle Bells - Tá an Nollaig Buailte Linn 12 Days of Christmas - 12 Lá Nollag My classes every year from 1st - 6th Year, GCSE to A Level and also my Primary School niece and nephew love singing these songs. Enjoy:)
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Card Sort: Cause & Consequences of the Battle of the Boyne, 1690

Card Sort: Cause & Consequences of the Battle of the Boyne, 1690

This outstanding resource is a simple card sort that can be used with a range of abilities from foundation to gifted and talented. It looks at one of the most important turning point in both Irish and British History, the Battle of the Boyne, 1690 whose consequences still echo down to the present day. The card sort can be used a starter or plenary. It contains two heading cards labelled 'Causes of the Battle of the Boyne' and 'Consequences of the Battle of the Boyne.' Students are instructed to sort through fourteen cards. I have deliberately included more consequence cards, than causes cards. They are written with a neutral, non judgemental tone allowing students to form their own opinions. Aims and objectives: Theme: Making of the United Kingdom Know: What were the causes and consequences of the Battle of the Boyne? Understand: Why was the Battle of the Boyne a significant turning point? Analyse: What were the long term consequences? WILF - What Am I Looking For? Identify & describe: What were the causes and consequences of the Battle of the Boyne, 1690? Understand: What was it a significant event in both Irish and British history? Analyse: What were the long term consequences for the making of the UK? If you like this resource then why not check out my other resources on this topic in my TES shop. You can also follow 'The History Academy' on Twitter, Google Plus, YouTube and Facebook for the latest updates or even to get in touch and chat about how you have used this resource or to ask questions. We aim to produce cheap and affordable resources for either the price of a good cup of coffee or a happy meal so that you can spend more time doing the things that you want. Anyway, have fun and stay in touch via social media for the latest updates. Kind Regards Roy
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Basic Classroom Gaeilge (Irish)

Basic Classroom Gaeilge (Irish)

Bundle contains a display and a poem to help students remember question words as Gaeilge (in Irish) It also Irish language cards to help encourage target language usage in the classroom! All the basics you need to encourage and inspire your students to bígí ag caint as Gaeilge:)
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Ceisteanna Poem - Irish Language Questions Poem

Ceisteanna Poem - Irish Language Questions Poem

I did this poem in Primary School to help me remember the Irish language question words. I still teach it today! It's fantastic way to teach what is usually expected to be just rote learned off. Also I generally find with lower level abilities they struggle to remember the question words and this always helps.
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Scrúdú Béal - Irish Oral Junior / Leaving Certificate (GCSE)

Scrúdú Béal - Irish Oral Junior / Leaving Certificate (GCSE)

This is a list of questions I have compiled for both my Junior & Leaving Certificate students for the Oral Exam. As an examiner I have used these questions and it helps focus students learning for their exam. At the beginning is a list of phrases they can use to increase their fluency levels, sound more fluent and natural in their speech, all while thinking of an answer! It is very much geared towards Leaving Cert Ordinary level but I have also asked all to Higher Level students as well! There is over 100 basic questions that cover a wide range of topics.
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Oíche Shamhna Halloween Irish

Oíche Shamhna Halloween Irish

I use this resource with all my Junior Cert / Cycle classes (U.K. Year 7 - 9) It contains a PowerPoint that starts with a poem about Oíche Shamhna (Halloween) to set the mood. The poem is on the PowerPoint and also on a word document to hand to students. From here the lesson contains all the necessary vocabulary to speak about Oíche Shamhna (Halloween) as Gaeilge. After you have gone through the PowerPoint, there is a word search and also a crossword for students to complete. This is definitely one of my favourite lessons to teach and students love and engage with it!
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Cartaí Gaeilge - Irish Language Cards

Cartaí Gaeilge - Irish Language Cards

This resource can used to help encourage students to use classroom language as Gaeilge. It consists of two sides and when printed back to front and laminated these cards can be placed in students lanyards or in their pencils cases and taken out in lessons to encourage target language usage. They have made a huge difference for my students and during an Irish Inspection last year, they were praised by the inspector.
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