Sixth Class

Useful Resource #1

Twinkl is one of the best lesson/subject resource websites on the market. As teachers, we use it all the time!

It is very user friendly and easy to navigate. They’ve generously offered FREE access to all families during the school closure.

Use the code: IRLTWINKLHELPS.

https://www.twinkl.ie/offer

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Useful Resource #2

One of Ireland’s most successful novelists, John Boyne, is running a FREE SHORT STORY COMPETITION to help foster children’s creativity during this difficult time.

There are 3 categories available: 6-10 year olds; 11-14 year olds; 15-18 year olds.

Each category will have an overall winner who receives €200 national book token. Each category will also have 5 winners of a € 100 national book token and 10 winners of a € 50 national book token.

Stories must be no longer than 300 words and closing date for submission is Wednesday 25th March, 5 pm

For full information and details, please visit his website through by following the link: https://johnboyne.com/short-story-competition/

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Useful Resource #3

World Book Online have just made their collection of 3000 ebooks and audiobooks available for FREE for children to access at home. They have books suitable for all ages.

Click on the following link to access them:

https://nam04.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/url=https%3A%2F%2Fworldbook.kitaboo.com%2Freader%2Fworldbook%2Findex.html%3Fusertoken%

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Useful Resource #4

Register at Spelling City with the FREE code:  VSCFree90  to gain access to this powerful spelling and vocabulary tool to keep practicing and learning new spellings and vocabulary. Register today!

https://www.spellingcity.com/

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Useful Resource #5

We had a lot of fun in Mr. Beakey’s class attempting the ‘Countdown’ Number Challenges throughout the year. Here’s the link so you can practice yourselves at home:

https://nrich.maths.org/6499

–> CHALLENGE: See if you can beat your parents!

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Useful Resource #6

Play 1000s of online Trivia Games and Quizzes. Test yourselves on virtually ever topic imaginable; including Geography, History, Sports, Music, TV and more….

https://www.sporcle.com/

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Useful Resource #7

Amazon have cancelled the subscription of books and audio stories for children and students of all ages as long as schools are closed.

Kids everywhere can instantly stream an incredible collection of stories, including titles across six different languages, that will help them dreaming, learning and just being kids!

All Stories are FREE to stream on your desktop, laptop, phone or tablet using the following link:

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

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Physical Education Fitness and Activity

Keep an eye on this section for Physical Activities and Classes to keep you Fit and Healthy

St Raphaelas Early Morning Dance Routine
Keeping you Active at home.

Missing School? Video of a recent walkabout around or amazing School.

Missing School? Video of a walkabout around our amazing school.