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Back to School Clothes with Tesco

Back to School Clothes with Tesco

Today I left Lara with Tom and skipped merrily to the Tesco in Balbriggan. I saw a blogger share some nice tops from there so I went in for a look. I was only gone an hour but it felt like I was away from Lara for ages! So I was happy to get back to her again! I...

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Reward Coupons

I have started to move away from material prizes in my classroom this year. I still have a well stocked prize box  but I have also introduced a number of rewards based on time and fun experiences instead, and so far the children are choosing the non material prizes...

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Women in History-Helen Keller and Florence Nightingale

Hi guys, Today was 'Special Women in History' day. This week we will be learning about women who made a difference in history, starting with Helen Keller and Florence Nightingale. I have uploaded biographies and activity sheet PDF's of these two famous women on to my...

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Read Aloud Lessons

Is there any nicer way to settle your class after yard time than by reading a story? It is ones of the simplest pleasures of teaching. And if done very efficiently, it can tick off a number of objectives from our lovely overloaded English curriculum. So first off any...

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Learning Using Lego

I am running a lego club in my school at the moment with two colleagues and the children love it. As a result I have loads of lego. LOADS! A few children in the class can't attend lego club after school so I want to try incorporate using it into our learning somehow...

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About me

Hi everyone!

My name is Valerie. I am a primary school teacher. I teach in a rural school in North Dublin. I hope you find my website a useful source of information and resources. Thanks for stopping by!

Múinteoir Valerie

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