Advice for Parents

Coronavirus Advice

Educational activities to do with your children

during these home-schooling weeks:

  1. Read!  Catch up on all your favourite story books!
  2. Write: diary, letters to your friends, cousins, grandparents, lists, stories, poems, crossword puzzles, wordsearches.
  3. Take some exercise: walks, stretches, yoga, mindfulness, bike rides, skating. Gonoodle    Cosmic Kids Yoga & Movement
  4. Project time with your parents: Use paper, straws, cardboard, cotton wool, tin foil etc to make something really special together.
  5. Housework time: tidy your room, hoover, wash dishes, bake, sew, do some gardening,
  6. Explore interesting educational links to fun websites.  Educational links
  7. Teach yourself to touch-type.  Typing
  8. Enjoy this special time with your family!

Use the find function to search for Home School Hub

Please click on all pictures and on all links in blue to learn more!

Literacy, Textbooks & Free Resources

Suggested Challenges for Children

Excercise and Wellbeing Resources

Maths & Numeracy Resources

Recommended schedule for second class work:

Celebrity Help for Kids

See you in a couple of weeks all rested and ready for school again!

World radio for while you work:

Galway City Council have set up a new

Community Support Helpline

9am-5pm 7 days a week.

Freephone 1800400150 or


Neighbourhood Watch