Links

Education

Britannica School – an online resource that provides a safe, age appropriate learning environment.

Conradh na Gaeilge

Scoilnet – Iárshuiomh oideachais na héireann Portal for Irish Education

IXL – Maths site for primary/secondary school level

Activity Sheets – related to O’Brien books

SumDog – Free games to make Maths fun

Éire Intliúil – Ingenious Ireland

Web Resources

Sport and Play

Ogras

Ógras organises a wide range of fun and educational events throughout the country for young people who wish to participate in a fresh and energetic Irish language youth movement.

Cumann na mBunscol

The GAA’s centre for information on football, hurling and camogie.

TG4 – Teilifís na Gaeilge

Program information.

Google na Gaeilge

The world’s most famous and most powerful search engine.

Radió na Gaeltachta

The complete radio service for the Gaeltacht community and for Irish-speakers around the country.

Vicipéid

The Irish-language edition of the multilingual encyclopedia. Many entries have been translated already and there are more to come. You can help out with the work, if you like …

Seachtain na Gaeilge

The web site for Seachtain na Gaeilge which provides a flavour of the kind of the kinds of happenings that will be part of the fortnight.

Useful links

Réimnigh Briathar

A very useful language service that provides information on Irish verbs and how to use them.

www.focal.ie

This is the National Terminology Database for Irish, developed by Fiontar, DCU in collaboration with An Coiste Téarmaíochta, Foras na Gaeilge.Foclóir bunúsach, a leithéid d’fhoclóir ar an líon agus a bheadh i ngnáthfhoclóir póca.

An Foclóir Beag

An Internet dictionary of the Irish Language.

Tobar

An Irish-language glossary aimed at the public services.

Other links

Déan Flexahedron

Build yourself a wonderful toy using only paper.

Smithsonian for Kids

This great museum site in Washington, in America, puts out a big welcome for children.

The Big Zoo

A site with information about nearly every animal on the planet.

Araltas

A site with a crest for most Irish families.

Dearaigh Suaitheantas Duit Féin

Design yourself a coat of arms using this tool at the V&A museum site in England.

Tóg Sráidbhaile

An English site that allows you to create a “virtual village”.

Kildare.ie

Information about everything happening in County Kildare, with particular emphasis on local government.

Fact Monster

A web encyclopedia for children.

Show Me

A site run by the museums of Britain, with many interesting games.