Supporting my Primary school child

  • Help your child to read and write is a tip sheet for parents on the National Council for Curriculum and Assessment website.
  • Help your child with maths is a tip sheet for parents on the National Council for Curriculum and Assessment website.
  • What are children learning at primary school? The National Council for Curriculum and Assessment have lots of useful information about each subject area in Primary School. Parent sheets are divided by headings: infant classes, 1st and 2nd class, 3rd and 4th class and finally 5th and 6th
  • Information about school reports, standardised tests and an education passport are also available to view.
  • NCCA also have a video on the wording around subtraction used school now.
  • Khan Academy is a free online maths support. It has short tutorials from very basic one plus one equals 2 up to 3rd Students can view them as many times as necessary.