Language Curriculum

Welcome to the Primary Language Curriculum (2019) for stages 1 to 4. This curriculum is for teachers of all children. It applies in all school contexts—English-medium schools, Gaeltacht schools, Irish-medium schools and special schools. The curriculum has been developed with teachers and responds to their experiences with the Primary Language Curriculum (2015) for stages 1 and 2.

To begin working with the Primary Language Curriculum, filter by school type and strand by using the menu on the right

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Primary Language Curriculum

Primary Language Toolkit

Interagency Video

Launch Video


Information for parents

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