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Month: October 2017

Oct 23
Halloween Bingo

There are 8 bingo cards here with words and phrases related to Halloween. This is a great way to practice new words and it offers an opportunity for children to learn about the customs and traditions related to the Celtic festival. Biongó na Samhna

Oct 23
Crafty Corner – Autumn Scarecrow

Follow these simple instructions to make a nice decoration for your home. Fear Bréige an Fhómhair

Oct 23
Cooking Corner – Scary Marshmallow Eyes

Have a go at this very simple recipe with your children over the Halloween Holidays. Súile Scanrúla

Oct 23
Encouraging Children to Speak Irish

Read this article which gives parents lots of great ideas and advice on how to encourage children to speak Irish at home. Ag Spreagadh Páistí le Gaeilge a Labhairt

Oct 19
Moltóirí Ghlór na nGael ar an mBóthar

Tá tús curtha le moltóireacht Chomórtas Ghlór na nGael inniu agus na moltóirí ag tabhairt cuairt ar chaoga coiste pobail ó cheann ceann na tíre. Tugann na cruinnithe moltóireachta deis do na coistí toradh obair na bliana a chur i láthair na moltóirí.  Tá coistí Ghlór na nGael go háitiúil rangaithe de réir daonra an […]

Oct 13
I ndílchuimhne ar Fheargal Ó Cuilinn

Is cúis mhór bhróin ag Bord Stiúrtha Ghlór na nGael a fhógairt go bhfuil Feargal Ó Cuilinn, ball dár bhfoireann, imithe ar shlí na fírinne.  Fuair Feargal bás inniu 13 Deireadh Fómhair 2017, tar éis breoiteacht ghairid.  Déanann stiúrthóirí agus foireann na heagraíochta comhbhrón ó chroí lena mháthair Bríd, lena bheirt iníonacha, Louise agus Aedín, […]

Oct 05
Advice for Parents with Bilingual Children

Click on the link below to read an interesting article written by Rita Rosenback, a language expert with many years’ experience of working with bilingual families. She has her own website and can be contacted by families who wish to seek advice on raising families bilingually.

Oct 05
Nature Treasure Hunt

The Autumn is here and it’s a lovely time of year to go on a family walk in a forest park. To keep young children busy, give them each a paper bag and a copy of this nature treasure hunt. It is great for learning and using new words ‘as Gaeilge’ and they will have […]

Oct 05
Cooking Corner-Strawberry and Oat Bars

Cooking Corner-Strawberry and Oat Bars Click on the link to see a recipe card for strawberry and oat cereal bars. A Lovely activity to do with your family on a rainy day. Barraí Sú Talún agus Coirce  

Oct 05
Age Appropriate Housework For Children

Ages 2-4 Put toys away Put books away Water plants Get dressed Get undressed before bath time Brush teeth (an adult must still brush their teeth before / after the child has)   Ages 5-7 All the above Make bed Help load dishwasher Bring in post Feed pet Tidy bedroom Put dirty clothes in laundry […]

Oct 02
Cumann na bhFiann youth clubs for 2017/18

A list of Cumann na bhFiann youth clubs for 2017/18 is available here. Contact Cumann na bhFiann for further info on any of these clubs.

Oct 02
Register now for the Joe McDonagh Foundation 2018

We are now registering clubs for the Joe McDonagh Foundation 2018.   Contact your local Glór na nGael staff member if you would like to register your club to avail of the services and grants available in 2018 (see list below). The Joe McDonagh Foundation is a support service provided by Glór na nGael and the […]