Here you will find reports of inservice, updates and details of some of the many exciting activities going on in our schools and in JCSP.
Read about the Literacy and Numeracy Project in Killinarden Community School *Check out the list of winners in our 2009 student book review competition and read some of the winning reviews * Find out what happened when the Saw Doctors visited McHale College in Tuam * Also: ORBITAL in Ennis Community College *JCSP library activities * Welcoming our new schools * Make -A-Book in Dublin and Cork 2009 * Library Master classes
The “Close up on…” section in our Newsletter has become a regular feature and provides a forum to showcase, acknowledge and highlight some of the range of JCSP activities and achievements in one particular school setting.
In this edition Carndonagh Community School on the Inishowen peninsula in Co. Donegal has been selected. The school has been described as “the most northerly secondary school in Ireland”.
See Inside * Latest on Initiatives * Close-up on Carrick on Shannon Community School * Make A Book 2008 * Competition * Largy College and Local * Library Launches Library Link Up * Writers Master Classes * Resources and Materials
* Young Scientist Success
* National In-service Reports
* JCSP Literacy Strategy
* Recommended Reads
* Close up on...
* Paired Maths Initiative
* Library Activities
* JCSP Numeracy Initiatives
* Initiatives 2006 – 2007 * Drop Everything and Read * Stars Read! * Make a Book * Visiting the Gaeltacht * Book Reviews * Spelling Challenge * JCSP Libraries
* Building on Success JCSP Evaluation Report * Make a Book * New Materials * Summer Celebrations * Library Talk * A JCSP Readathon * Schools Linking * Reflections on Inservice