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Advent - Research Links Learning Path

By Aoife McDonnell

Sample links for students to use when researching about Advent.
4 resources in this Learning Path

1

Advent Wreath: Background and How to Make Your Own

http://www.catholicculture.org/cult...icalyear/activities/view.cfm?id=954 Added: 12 Nov 2014 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Treoir/nótaí

Background information on the traditions associated with the Advent wreath. Gives considerable detail on the various components of the wreath - the base; candleholders; greens, ribbons / decorations; candles.

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5-6 Na hAmharcealaíona
5-6 Oideachas Reiligiúnach

How it maps to the curriculum

5-6
Na hAmharcealaíona

Strand: Tógáil

Strand unit: Tógálacha a dhéanamh

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

  • airíonna agus tréithe ábhar a iniúchadh agus triail a bhaint astu i ndéanamh struchtúr
  • struchtúir shamhlaíocha a dhéanamh

Suggestions for use: Use the information on the site to plan a class. The instructions are very detailed and useful.

5-6
Oideachas Reiligiúnach

Strand: Ginearálta/Neamhshonraithe

Suggestions for use: Use the information on the site to plan a class.

Asset type: Acmhainn ar Líne
Language: Béarla
Rights: Gach ceart ar cosaint
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2

History of the Advent Wreath

http://www.catholiceducation.org/en...e-history-of-the-advent-wreath.html Added: 21 Nov 2014 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Treoir/nótaí

Page of notes from a Catholic educational site explaining the origins of the Christmas wreath. It traces its history from pre-christian times through its adaption in the Middle Ages. Also explains the symbolism attached to the candles.

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5-6 OSIE: Stair
JC Oideachas Reiligiúnach

How it maps to the curriculum

5-6
OSIE: Stair

Strand: Staidéir áitiúla

Strand unit: Féastaí agus féilte

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

  • éirí eolach ar bhunús raon féilte in Éirinn agus i dtíortha eile agus ar na traidisiúin a bhaineann leo
  • roinnt de na searmanais, scéalta, finscéalta, filíocht, ceol, damhsaí agus cluichí a bhaineann leis na féilte sin a iniúchadh, a phlé, agus a thaifeadadh

Suggestions for use: Good site for background information for teacher. Probably not interesting enough for display in the Primary classroom.

JC
Oideachas Reiligiúnach

Strand: Ceiliúradh an chreidimh

Suggestions for use: Good page of background information. Clear description.

Key Skills: Litearthacht

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

3

Advent - WorldBook Online

http://www.worldbookonline.com/stud...?id=ar005360&st=advent#tab=homepage Added: 22 Nov 2017 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Tagairt

World Book Online article about advent. World Book is an online encyclopedia containing reliable age appropriate content. Free access through Scoilnet.

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How it maps to the curriculum

1-2
3-4
5-6
Oideachas Reiligiúnach
Asset type: Acmhainn ar Líne
Language: Béarla
Rights: Gach ceart ar cosaint
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4

Woodlands School - Advent

http://projectbritain.com/Advent.html Added: 19 Sep 2014 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Treoir/nótaí

Simple explanation of advent from a Primary school in the UK. Covers the dates for Advent and the traditions associated with it. Further links on the site cover other Christmas traditions like crackers, trees, carols, decorations and Father Christmas.

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1-2 3-4 Oideachas Reiligiúnach
3-4 5-6 OSIE: Stair

How it maps to the curriculum

1-2
3-4
Oideachas Reiligiúnach

Strand: Ginearálta/Neamhshonraithe

Suggestions for use: The simple language used here will make the information accessible to lower classes.

Strand: Ginearálta/Neamhshonraithe

Suggestions for use: Can be displayed on the IWB for background information while you talk about the topics. Lots of images too.

3-4
5-6
OSIE: Stair

Strand: Staidéir áitiúla

Strand unit: Féastaí agus féilte

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

  • éirí eolach ar bhunús roinnt féilte coiteanna in Éirinn agus i dtíortha eile agus ar na traidisiúin a bhaineann leo
  • roinnt de na searmanais, scéalta, finscéalta, filíocht, ceol, damhsaí agus cluichí a bhaineann leis na féilte sin a iniúchadh, a phlé, agus a thaifeadadh

Suggestions for use: Can be displayed on the IWB for background information while you talk about the topics. Lots of images too.

Strand: Staidéir áitiúla

Strand unit: Féastaí agus féilte

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

  • éirí eolach ar bhunús raon féilte in Éirinn agus i dtíortha eile agus ar na traidisiúin a bhaineann leo
  • roinnt de na searmanais, scéalta, finscéalta, filíocht, ceol, damhsaí agus cluichí a bhaineann leis na féilte sin a iniúchadh, a phlé, agus a thaifeadadh

Suggestions for use: Can be displayed on the IWB for background information while you talk about the topics. Lots of images too and the content is tailored specifically to Primary students.

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