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Useful Information

General School Information
 
 A-Z of School Life in Scoil Mhuire  Click here
 Revision of School Rules & Practices  Click here
 School Policies  Click here
 
Curriculum Information
 
 Primary National Curriculum Online  Click here
 Curriculum & Assessment Information for Parents  Click here
 
Standardised Testing
 
 Standardised Testing in Scoil Mhuire (STen Scores)  Click here 
 Interpreting Percentile Ranks  Click here
 Information for parents on Standardised Testing (Standard Scores)  Click here
 Information for parents on Standardised Testing (STEN Scores)  Click here
 Information for parents on Standardised Testing (What, When, How?)  Click here
 Further informarion for parents of Standardised Testing (NCCA)  Click here
 Information on Psychometric Testing  Click here
 Information on Psychometric Testing  Click here
 
Your Child's Learning / Helping your child at home
 
 The What, Why & How of Children's Learning in Primary School -  Guidelines for Parents  Click here
 The Primary School's Curriculum - Guidelines for Parents  Click here
 Tip sheets for parents of primary school children - Helping your child at home  Click here
 Helping your child at home (Paired Reading & Independent Reading)  Click here
 Helping your child at home (Reading Comprehension)  Click here
 Empowering parents to help their kids reach their full potential through story telling  Click here
 Recommended Reading Lists (2nd - 6th Class)  Click here
 Tips on how to engage a reluctant reader              Click here
 Helping your child at home (Spelling techniques)  Click here
 Helping your child at home (Spelling techniques 2)  Click here
 Multi-sensory ways to practise spelling at home ** Click here
 Helping your child at home (DOLCH high frequency words)  Click here
 Helping your child at home (DOLCH online games)  Click here
 Helping your child at home (Maths)  Click here
 Download Tux Software for Kids (Mental maths, keyboard skills, graphics)  Click here
 A wide range of online educational games and activities for kids  Click here
 Handwriting: Correct pencil grip & paper positioning for right-handers  Click here
 Handwriting: Correct pencil grip & paper positioning for left-handers  Click here
 Irish Online Dictionary  Click here
 Online Irish Word Generator (Converts the word to speech to aid with Irish phonics)  Click here
 Oxford English Dictionary Online  Click here
 Collins Thesaurus Online  Click here
 
Special Needs Information
 
 Information on Dyslexia (Dyslexia Association of Ireland)  Click here
 Information on Dyslexia (Cluas)  Click here
 Information on Dyspraxia (Cluas)  Click here
 Information on Speech & Language Difficulties (Cluas)  Click here
 Information on Autistic Spectrum Disorders (Cluas)  Click here
 Information on Aspergers (Cluas)  Click here
 Information on ADD/ADHD (Cluas)  Click here
 Special Needs Parents' Association  Click here
 
RSE Programme
 
 An Introduction to Relationships & Sexuality Programme for Parents  Click here
 Relationship & Sexuality Programme for 1st & 2nd Class  Click here
 Relationship & Sexuality Programme for 3rd & 4th Class  Click here
 Relationship & Sexuality Programme for 5th & 6th Class  Click here
 
Emotional Support for Children
 
 Rainbows Ireland (A peer-support programme to assist children and young people dealing
 with painful transitions within their families.)
 Click here
 Friends for Life Programme Click here
 
Your Child's School Report
 
 Your child's school report (NCCA Information)  Click here