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Gaelic Games

Gaelic Games by Scoilnet

All about the GAA, from when it started to what's happening now.


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Get to grips with hurling, camogie, football, handball and rounders.

Camogie

http://www.camogie.ie/about-_camogie.asp Added: 23 Apr 2014 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Treoir/nótaí

Clear historical account with pictures of the development of the game from 1932 to the present. Covers the periods of domination by the various counties.

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How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
5-6
OSIE: Stair

Strand: Staidéir áitiúla

Strand unit: Cluichí agus caitheamh aimsire

Suggestions for use: More for background information but the visual images would be suitable for class. Ask students to identify where clubs are in their county or locality.

Strand: Staidéir áitiúla

Strand unit: Cluichí agus caitheamh aimsire

Suggestions for use: More for background information but the visual images would be suitable for class. Ask students to identify where clubs are in their county or locality.

Asset type: Acmhainn ar Líne
Language: Béarla
Rights: Gach ceart ar cosaint
Riachtanais Speisialta:

GAA Oral History Project

http://www.bc.edu/content/bc/center...ish/gaahistory/Previous_Themes.html Added: 23 Apr 2014 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Tionscadal

Listen to interviews, read the quotes and view images and documents relating to the history of Gaelic Games.

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How it maps to the curriculum

5-6
OSIE: Stair

Strand: Staidéir áitiúla

Strand unit: Cluichí agus caitheamh aimsire

Suggestions for use: Get students to check out their county and listen to an interview or view an old picture. Discuss how things have changed over time.

Asset type: Acmhainn ar Líne
Language: Béarla
Rights: Gach ceart ar cosaint
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Play Rounders

http://www.simplerounders.co.uk/?page_id=13 Added: 23 Apr 2014 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Treoir/nótaí

Outlines how to play the game, including the batting rules and how to score.

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How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
5-6
Corpoideachas

Strand: Cluichí

Strand unit: Cluichí a chiallú agus a léirthuiscint

Suggestions for use: Background information. Get out and play the game!

Strand: Cluichí

Strand unit: Cluichí a chiallú agus a léirthuiscint

Suggestions for use: Background information. Get out and play the game!

Asset type: Acmhainn ar Líne
Language: Béarla
Rights: Gach ceart ar cosaint
Riachtanais Speisialta:

Handball Lesson Plan

http://www.gaahandball.ie/clubzone/downloads/coaching-resources Added: 23 Apr 2014 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Plean Ceachta

Coaching support material for the sport including detailed lesson activities, set for a six week period, to develop an understanding and appreciation of the skills of the sport of handball.

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How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
5-6
Corpoideachas

Strand: Cluichí

Strand unit: Cluichí a chiallú agus a léirthuiscint

Content objective:
Ba chóir go ligfeadh acmhainn seo do pháiste:

  • tuiscint sa bhreis ar úsáid spáis a shaothrú
  • scileanna fadhbréitigh agus cinnteoireachta a fhorbairt maille le tuiscint ar na modhanna beartaíochta agus na straitéisí atá inúsáidte i gcluichí mionathraithe
  • rialú na scileanna luaile a bheadh bainteach le cluichí a phlé agus a fheabhsú

Suggestions for use: Print out and prepare for class. Pick the appropriate section as the overall lesson is aimed at a six week programme. Very comprehensive and easy to follow.

Strand: Cluichí

Strand unit: Cluichí a chiallú agus a léirthuiscint

Suggestions for use: Print out and prepare for class. Pick the appropriate section as the overall lesson is aimed at a six week programme.

Asset type: Cáipéis
Language: Béarla
Rights: Gach ceart ar cosaint
Riachtanais Speisialta:

Ceim Ar Aghaidh

http://ceim.gaa.ie Added: 23 Apr 2014 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Measúnú / Plean Ceachta

Extensive series of lesson ideas and worksheets incorporating elements of Gaelic Games into the curriculum. Covers all subjects. Online version of a pack developed in 2009 and sent to all schools.

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How it maps to the curriculum

1-2
3-4
5-6
Corpoideachas

Strand: Cluichí

Strand unit: Cluichí a chiallú agus a léirthuiscint

Suggestions for use: This is huge so you need to select specifics. All lesson ideas are well thought out with clear objectives. Covers all levels.

Strand: Cluichí

Strand unit: Cluichí a chiallú agus a léirthuiscint

Suggestions for use: This is huge so you need to select specifics. All lesson ideas are well thought out with clear objectives. Covers all levels.

Strand: Cluichí

Strand unit: Cluichí a chiallú agus a léirthuiscint

Suggestions for use: This is huge so you need to select specifics. All lesson ideas are well thought out with clear objectives. Covers all levels.

Asset type: Acmhainn ar Líne
Language: Béarla
Rights: Gach ceart ar cosaint
Riachtanais Speisialta:

Counties of Ireland

http://test.scoilnet.ie/Res/gerodonovan090899110255_2.html Added: 07 Apr 2000 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Measúnú

Fill in the counties of each province, name the counties in which you would find a list of towns and identify a number of counties from their outlines.

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How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
OSIE: Tíreolaíocht

Strand: Imshaolta daonna

Strand unit: Ionaid réigiúnacha/náisiúnta

Asset type: Acmhainn ar Líne
Language: Béarla
Rights: Gach ceart ar cosaint
Riachtanais Speisialta:

World Book Web

Hurling

Hurling is known as the fastest field game in the world.


Camogie

There are over 500 camogie teams in Ireland.

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