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Grammar

Mòrag NicIlleathain

Morag MacLean

21 Webinars (On demand)

  • Nouns, masculine and feminine
  • The article in the nominative case with nouns beginning with a vowel or s
  • The article in the nominative case with nouns begins with the other letters
  • Adjectives, singular nouns
  • The verb Be!
  • Regular verbs
  • Queries, clauses beginning with gun / gum / nach
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Gaelic Medium Education 2.0

Tim Armstrong

Tim Armstrong

Webinar (On demand)

  • Edinburgh School Campaign
  • How is a minority language school understood?
  • FMG 2.0
  • FMG 1.0
  • Identity
  • Gaelic identity and education
  • What is a Gael?

Early Years

Heuristic play and Treasure Baskets

Lisa MacDonald

Lisa NicDhòmhnaill

Webinar (Recorded)

  • Εὑρίσκω Heurisko
  • Friedrich Froebel
  • Elinor Goldschmied
  • Treasure baskets – What are they?
  • What will we put in them?
  • The role of adults
  • etc

Introduction to the online resource Gàidhlig nan Òg

Jackie Mullen

Jackie Mullen

Website Tutorial (Recorded)

A short workshop giving an overview of the online Gàidhlig nan Òg resource. Participants will be able to navigate the website and select the best materials to support their young learners.

A closer look at a Gàidhlig nan Òg topic: The Weather

Jackie Mullen

Jackie Mullen

Website Tutorial (Recorded)

Having already explored the Gàidhlig nan Òg website, participants will take a closer look at the weather topic. Participants can expect to learn some new songs and be armed with some simple stories and activities to share with their young learners.

Gàidhlig nan Òg

Jackie Mullen

Jackie Mullen

Website Tutorial

  • Gaelic language aquisition in pre-school
  • Topics
  • Songs
  • Activities
  • Videos
  • Powerpoints

Primary School

Giglets

Seona McRuary

Seona McRuary

Webinar (On demand)

  • What is Giglets?
  • The partnership between Giglets and Bòrd na Gàidhlig
  • The main features of Giglets
  • How to navigate through Giglets
  • Ideas on how to use Giglets in class

Play and Learn

Lisa MacDonald

Lisa NicDhòmhnaill

Webinar (On demand)

  • UNCRC
  • CfE
  • How good is our school?
  • Learning language
  • Statutory Guidance for Gaelic Education
  • How can children be supported as they play and learn?
  • How can children’s language be developed in a way that suits them?
     

Delivering learning through play in Gaelic Medium Education

Katie Wight

Katie Wight

Webinar (On demand)

  • The bridge
  • Book corner
  • Writing area
  • Numeracy and Mathematics
  • Blocks, Small World, Virtual Play
  • How we plan for the Environment
  • And much more!

Gaelic Apps

Chris Mitchell

Chris Mitchell

Webinar (On demand)

 

  • Dèan Matamataig
  • Air a’ Chloc
  • Fios air Fuaimean

Primary and Secondary Schools

Mindfulness

Lorna Taggart

Lorna Taggart

Webinar (On demand)

  • Mindfulness in the classroom
  • Breathing exercises
  • Script for body relaxation
  • Sense of the outdoors
  • Dictionary & Links

2 x Health and Wellbeing for GME Teachers during Covid-19

Rachel Fraser

Rachel Fraser

Webinars (On demand)

  • What’s being faced by pupils?
  • Uncertainty

  • Epistemic Trust
  • Mentalisation
  • Relationships of trust
  • Lots more!

Secondary

Quizlets 1

Emma Burrows

Emma Burrows

Webinar (On demand)

  • What is a Quizlet?
  • What will pupils do?
  • Copying a set made by someone elseCreating a new set
  • Making a diagram

Quizlets 2

Ceitidh Campbell

Ceitidh Campbell

Webinar (On demand)

  • Is Quizlets useful?
  • Sets
  • Fluent Speakers and Learners
  • Use in Cclasses
  • And much more!