Entries by Lesley Wilkinson

Congratulations Ballyraine Chess Team

Donegal News article by Conor Sharkey, 24/9/20   Congratulations to our pupils who were runners up (2nd place) in Section F of The All Ireland Primary School Chess Championships, which took place online over some weeks last April/May. Pictured (Front Row): Mrs Lesley Wilkinson, Chess Co-Ordinator, J. A.,   D. S.,   H. K. (Back Row) D. […]

VIRTUAL SCHOOL TOUR – Some Wonderful Places to Visit and Enjoy, both in Ireland and around the World

VIRTUAL TOURS Dublin Zoo: https://www.dublinzoo.ie/animals/animal-webcams/   Animal Farm: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hg2ZX0PF-jI   African Safari: https://wildearth.tv/kids/   Aquarium of the Pacific: http://www.aquariumofpacific.org/exhibits/webcams   Monterey Bay Aquarium: https://www.montereybayaquarium.org/animals/live-cams   National Gallery of Ireland: https://www.nationalgallery.ie/virtual-tour   Áras an Uachtaráin: https://president.ie/en/explore-visit/interactive-tour   Natural History Museum Dublin: https://www.cliste.ie/natural-history-museum-virtual-tour/   Dublin Rising 1916-2016: https://dublinrising.withgoogle.com/welcome/   Harry Potter Tour: https://youtu.be/9gxVWPvfyLE    Le Louvre: https://www.louvre.fr/en/visites-en-ligne […]

Relax with a Picture Book!

This free website             justbooksreadaloud.com    has hundreds of picture books read aloud for you to enjoy with your child. You can pause and discuss the story, and also mute the volume on your device so that you and/or your child can read it yourselves! It’s always fun to read picture […]