Class Work 11th - 15th May


Sixth Class – Mrs. Meehan

Gaeilge

Abair Liom

Léigh ‘Na Zombaithe’ ar ln. 100.

Leigh I. Gramadach: Focial cheisteacha ar ln. 105

Déan K. Aimsigh na difríochta ar ln. 106

Déan L. Scríobh an scéal ar ln. 107

Léigh sa Bhaile

Léigh na scéalta ar ln. 105, 106, 107, 108

English

Flying High

26. Read ‘The Shining Princess’ pg. 195

Complete D, E and F pg. 203

Read at Home Stories pg. 101, 102, 103, 104

Spelling Made Fun Week 27

Maths

Planet Maths:

Topic 27: Number Rules. Complete C pg. 165

Complete A, B, C pg. 166

Complete B, C, D pg. 167

Mental Maths: Week 31

SESE

Small World History: Unit 17 ‘Magnetism’, pg 94

Complete Activities pg. 96 and Activities A and B pg.98

SeeSaw

Check your SeeSaw account daily where you will be given an activity

to do or may be asked to upload some of your work.

Fifth Class - Mrs. Mc Cann

Maths

Master your Maths

Activity on Seesaw

(I have uploaded the answers for week 30 to Seesaw)

Planet Maths- The Circle

Pg. 138 B-2; Pg. 139 read the instructions in the blue box and complete A-(1

and 2) and B; Pg. 140- A and B; Pg. 141- A

(I have uploaded the answers for the last weeks work to Seesaw also)

English

The majority of our English work over the next fortnight will be based around

the novel ‘The Iron Man’- On Seesaw you will find a link to the story and

activities posted daily

Spellwell- List 30 and complete activities on pg. 64+65

Gaeilge

Abair Liom- Clann Lír- Lch. 130 agus 131-éist leis an scéal ar Seesaw, léigh an

scéal agus freagair na céisteanna A

Lch. 131 B- Déan achoimre ar an scéal

Lch. 132 C- éist leis an comhrá agus dean B

Lch. 133-E- Éist le Seesaw agus líon na bearnaí

Lch. 133- F- críochnaigh na habairtí

Léigh sa Bhaile- ceacht ar Seesaw

Duolingo- Please try and spend 5-10 minutes per day on it

* ELeathanach (Maynooth University) - this is a weekly newsletter which is

geared to primary school children with topical issues

SESE

Geography- Unit 17- Famine- Read this chapter and complete activities on

Seesaw

Seesaw:**Check your Seesaw account daily where I will be posting tutorials,

you will be given an activity to do or may be asked to upload some of your

work.

Fourth Class – Mrs. Collette O’Toole

Gaeilge

 Léigh sa Bhaile Continue to read one passage per day

 Abair Liom P.156/P.157 Ag an aerfort

P. 158 A Léigh. Freagair na ceisteanna.

P. 159 B Léigh an comhrá

P. 159 C Scríobh an comhrá

P. 160 D Scríobh an abairt mar is ceart.

P. 160 E Gramadach: Na huimhreacha pearsanta

 Léigh sa Bhaile P.181 Learn from “ag siúl” - “ag éisteacht”

English

 Lift Off! P.189 “Keep Calm and Carry On”

P.196 Complete B (Deeper Thinking) and C

Vocabulary Work: Questions P.197 Complete D Grammar: Quotation Marks

 Read at Home Continue to read one passage per day

 Spelling Made Fun E P.62, P63 Unit 29 (Learn Spellings)

 Reading: Oxford Owl (Writing activities will be based on “The

Secret Garden” and “Stories of Sherlock Holmes”

Maths

 Planet Maths Topic 24 Time P.143 C P144 A and B

P.145 A and B P.146 A and B P147 B and C

 Master Your Maths P.64, 65 Week 30

 Tables Revision 10 and 11

SESE Theme: Food and Farming

History

Looking at the history of food and farming (See activities on Seesaw)

Science

The Human Body (See activities on Seesaw)

Third Class – Mrs. Canny

Maths

Tables Expert - pages 118-123

Planet Maths - Symmetry

English

Ready to Go- written exercises based on Penguins

Reading - New Treasury 3 on www.folensonline.ie Read the stories on pages 6, 12, 18, 24 & 30 (1 per day)

Read at Home - read a page each day

Spelling Made Fun - List 29 - complete a section per day

Gaeilge

Abair Liom - Pages 152- 155

Léigh sa Bhaile - page per day

SESE

The Story of the Pyramids, History Quest 3 on my.cjfallon.ie

I will outline on Seesaw what is to be done

SPHE

Mindful Matters 3 also on my.cjfallon.ie Pages 28 & 29

Visual Art

How to draw King Tut - instructions will be on Seesaw

Mrs Kenny’s Third Class

Maths

Brain teasers – Mental maths problems on Seesaw on www.cjfallon.ie

Tables Expert C – Week 23 Division 9 tables. Complete a page per day.

Planet Maths- Problem- solving pgs. 71-75

English

Ready to Go - written exercises based on Penguins

Spelling Made Fun- Complete Unit 29

Handwriting- Complete page 52

Read at Home- Read page per day on Seesaw

Novel- “The Angel of Nitshill Road” by Anne Fine- Seesaw

Gaeilge

Abair Liom-Chapter 17: An Bradán Feasa pages151-155.

Cúla 4 have a Scéal an Lae and if possible listen to this.

SESE

The Story of the Pyramids, History Quest 3 on my.cjfallon.ie

I will outline on Seesaw what is to be done

SPHE

Mindful Matters pg. 31- solvents on www.cjfallon.ie

Check your Seesaw app daily for activities or where you may be asked to

upload some of your work.

Mrs Kenny’s Second Class

Maths

Brain teasers – Mental maths problems on Seesaw on www.cjfallon.ie

Tables- Revise +4 and -4 tables.

Operation Maths- pages 113-117

English

Skills Book –Starlight Unit 8a. Read” Dr. Scorpio Strikes again (part 1)”

Complete pages 62-65

Spelling Made Fun- Complete Unit 29

Handwriting- Complete page 47

Read at Home- Read page per day on Seesaw

Novel- “The Magic Finger” by Roald Dahl. See Seesaw for activities

Gaeilge

Bua na Cainte- “Sa Bhaile”. Ceacht 10, 11 & 12. eBook pgs. 82-84

Encourage children to listen and repeat the comhrá (conversation), play the

games and familiarise themselves with new vocabulary.

Cúla 4 have a Scéal an Lae and if possible listen to this.

SESE

Topic 9- Materials: Geography

On www.folensonline.ie click into Explorers for 2 nd class. Click into the

eBook, go to page 68 and 69. Read “What do people around the world

wear to celebrate?” Complete exercises on both pages in your copy or on a

page.

Go to Resources section- topic 9 Materials, then Geography and complete

the exercise.

SPHE

Mindful Matters pg. 25 and 26 on www.cjfallon.ie

Taking Risks and Calling for help

First Class – Ms. Campbell

English

Spellings

· Spelling Made Fun- List 30

4 spellings per day. Complete the 3 pages in the chapter

Maths

· Master your Maths- week 31 and Friday test (answers can be found on see saw)

· Operation Maths- p.103 and 104(Time) and p. 105 (revision)

· Time and Revision; There will be 3 activities posted on see saw throughout the week. One will be based on time and the other two will revise concepts covered earlier in the year.

· https://www.topmarks.co.uk/time/teaching-clock is an excellent resource for teaching the concept of time.

· Children are encouraged to play

https://mathsframe.co.uk/en/resources/resource/117/telling_the_time_in_words# to help them to tell the time in words.

· Times Tables- Revise tables 6 and 7+

English

Reading;

Starlight Combined Reader and Skills Book- 8A Our Summer Bucket List.

Record yourself reading this and upload to see saw if possible.

· Wordlist (boring, estate, curb, approached, shrubs, following, freeze, holidays, curiously, chase, first, somebody)

Read at Home – You have finished R.at H so we will now be working from Oxford Owls’ free ebooks. We will be reading pages from “Cornflake Coin” by Jonny Zucker https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-school/oxford-owl-ebook-collection?utf8=%E2%9C%93&query=&age_group=age+7-9&series=&level=&book_type=&view_style=image#. Read pages 3-6 this week.

Writing;

· Starlight Combined Reader and Skills Book Activities- pgs 64-65 (onto a sheet of paper/ at the back of the booklet). If possible upload one of the pages to see saw.

· Summer Bucket List- Using full sentences create a summer bucket list of 5 things you would like to do when lockdown ends/ during the summer. You can use the Twinkl link https://www.twinkl.ie/resource/us-c-012-summer- bucket-list if you wish.

· Summer through your senses- Using the fantastic weather outside, explore what summer is like through your 5 senses. Write down what summer smells/tastes/looks/sounds and feels like. Remember this is personal to you, so there are no right or wrong answers. You can use the twinkl link to help you https://www.twinkl.ie/resource/roi2-e-88-summer-sensory-poem-activity- sheet

Gaeilge

· Léigh sa Bhaile- we have also finished L sh Bh so we will now be using the CJ Fallon website for our Irish Reading. We will begin with the story Ag Súgradh (Leibheal 1). It can be found at https://my.cjfallon.ie/dashboard/student-resources and you can sign up with your email address. Its under the first class Gaeilge section. Read pgs 2-5.

· Bua na Cainte- Were now beginning a new theme in Irish- An Teilifís (TV). This week the kids will be focusing on the phrase “Chuala me..” (I heard). Complete pages 68, 69 and 70 of Bua na Cainte and upload p.69 to See Saw. (edco.ie username; primaryedcobooks password; edco2020)

· There will be an activity based on the phrase “chuala mé” on See Saw also.

SESE

· SESE Explorers- Clothes- pgs. 69-71

· If possible upload pictures of your hat design to see saw J

PE/Art activities

Children have the option of completing 3 of the following (aim to do at least one active option);

1. Cosmic Kids Yoga- Cracker the Dragon of Wonder https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7NWzS2xziI4

2. Two Joe Wicks workouts

3. 100 skips

4. How to draw a whale https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qJUclowq0J8

5. How to draw Mulan https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AbH7lCWaDX0

6. How to draw Indiana Jones https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K4BXFXW7iS4

Attachments area

Preview YouTube video Cracker The Dragon Of Wonder | A Cosmic Kids Yoga Adventure!

Preview YouTube video How To Draw A Funny Whale #stayhome and draw #withme

Preview YouTube video How To Draw Mulan

Preview YouTube video How To Draw Indiana Jones

Senior Infants - Mrs. Carr

Monday

Maths Do pg. 108

English

 Read a book you have at home or read the book assigned on Seesaw.

 Write your news from the weekend.

 Do pg. 82 & 83 Just Phonics

 Learn spellings here, help, two, four

SESE

Parents can sign up for a free account at www.folensonline.ie using ‘Prim20’ as the roll number.

Log into Explorers SESE- Senior Infants – Click on the first downward pointing arrow. A list of units

will appear, click on Seasons. In seasons, click on summer. Listen to the story about summer and do the labelling activity.

Tuesday

Maths Do pg. 109

English

 Read a book from home or the one assigned on Seesaw.

 Do pg. 59 handwriting book

 Do pg. 84 Just phonics

 Learn spellings this, that, then

SESE Log into Explorers SESE- Senior Infants – The seasons- Summer- Listen to the story about the daisy.

Wednesday

Maths Do pg. 110

English

 Read A Ride at the Funfair

 Do pg.59 skills book

 Learn spellings ship, shop, shin

 Write down 6 sentences about the daisy that you learned from watching the story yesterday

Thursday

Maths Do pg. 111

English

 Read a book from home or the one assigned on Seesaw

 Do pg. 60 Handwriting book

 Do pg. 60 Skills book

SESE Do pg. 46 Explorers Book

Friday

Maths do pg. 112

English

 Read a book from home or the one assigned on Seesaw

 Write about what you know about summer

 Do a spelling test on the words covered this week.

If students are able to connect to Seesaw, please check in daily as there will be activities to complete. This may involve posting a photograph of work already completed so that it can be corrected.

Junior Infants- Miss Mc Donnell.

I would encourage you to tune into Joe Wicks P.E. (Search P.E. with Joe- The Body Coach on YouTube) sessions which will be live Monday- Friday at 9am.

If you would like additional reading materials oxfordowl.co.uk has a great selection of online readers which you can explore with your child!

Collins Big Cat e-books are also available for free online at the moment. Junior Infants could work on Bands

Pink A &; Pink B and move on as they like.

To access: Go to www.connect.collins.co.uk

Sign in as teacher

Username: parents@harpercollins.co.uk

Password: Parents20!

‘Clothes for rain’ and ‘Let’s bake’ are our optional readers this week. It can be accessed through your oxford

owl account.

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/api/digital_books/1232.html

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/api/interactives/13008.html

Monday, May 12th

 Revise Jolly Phonics sound cards- say the sound and identify words which begin with/contain the sound.

 Monday blending list and tricky words(available on Seesaw)

 Core reader 4 wordlist- Available on Seesaw- First 12 words over the course of this week.

 Read ‘Let’s make pancakes’- Starlight- Unit 13-

https://content.folensonline.ie/programmes/Starlight/JI/resources/corereaders/SL_JI_ACT_CH13_003/index.html

(Volume can be turned off to allow your child to read)

 Folens online (free account) – Starlight- Unit/Poster 14-interactive lesson ‘The supermarket’- story 1- listen and discuss. Complete labelling activity.

 Just phonics- Page 72- ‘ou’ revision

 Operation Maths- At school book- Page 77- combining.

 Starlight Skills Book- P.19

 Letter formation practise- Focus on letter ‘c’

 Nursery Rhyme- Old King Cole

Tuesday, May 13th

 Revise Jolly Phonics sound cards- say the sound and identify words which begin with/contain the sound.

 Core reader 4 wordlist- Available on Seesaw- First 12 words over the course of this week.

 Read ‘Let’s make pancakes’- Starlight- Unit 13

 Tuesday blending List and tricky words(Seesaw)

 New Wave Handwriting- Page 57 ‘ue’

 Complete a number hunt around your house- take some photos/write down places you can see numbers in your home.

 www.folensonline.ie You can also sign up for a free account here using ‘Prim20’ as the roll number.

Explorers SESE- Junior Infants- Unit 8- Science- Water- ‘Will it change in water?’ and ‘Waterproof:Sort’ online activities. Complete explorers workbook- Page 40.

 Letter formation practise- Focus on letter ‘a’

 Nursery Ryhme- Old King Cole

Wednesday, May 14th

 Revise Jolly Phonics sound cards- say the sound and identify words which begin with/contain the sound.

 Core reader 4 wordlist- Available on Seesaw- First 12 words over the course of this week.

 Wednesday blending list and tricky words (seesaw)

 Read ‘Let’s make pancakes’- Starlight- Unit 13

 Folens online (free account) – Starlight- Unit/Poster 14-interactive lesson- story 2- listen and discuss. Listen to

poem ‘Shopping Basket’.

 Starlight Skills Book- P.20

 Jolly Phonics- New sound ‘ar’ (Material will be on seesaw)

 Just phonics- Page 74- ‘ue’.

 Operation Maths- At school book- Page 78- Combining.

 Letter formation practise- Focus on letter ‘d’

 Nursery Rhyme- Pussy Cat, Pussy Cat

Thursday, May 15th

 Revise Jolly Phonics sound cards- say the sound and identify words which begin with/contain the sound.

 Core reader 4 wordlist- Available on Seesaw- First 12 words over the course of this week.

 Read ‘Let’s make pancakes’- Starlight- Unit 13

 New- Wave handwriting- Page 58 ‘er’

 Thursday blending list and tricky words(seesaw)

 News- Copying of news and writing some news of their own.

o Today is Thursday.

o I am working very hard.

o Once your child has copied these three sentences, they should be encouraged to free write their own sentences by sounding out the words. (Encourage them not to worry about spelling/mistakes) Draw a picture to accompany your news.

 Maths- www.topmarks.co.uk parents can sign up for a free account. Select maths (subject) and Early Years (age) and complete two activities of choice.

 www.folensonline.ie You can also sign up for a free account here using ‘Prim20’ as the roll number.

Explorers SESE- Junior Infants- Unit 8- Water- Science- Recap on what materials are waterproof- complete

Explorers workbook- page 41.

Friday, May 16th

 Revise Jolly Phonics sound cards- say the sound and identify words which begin with/contain the sound.

 Core reader 4 wordlist- Available on Seesaw- First 12 words over the course of this week.

 Read ‘Let’s make pancakes’- Starlight- Unit 13

 Friday blending list and tricky words(seesaw)

 Just phonics- Page 75- choose the correct sound

 Operation Maths- At school book- Page 79- Combining.

 ‘at’ family activity (seesaw)

 Letter formation practise- Focus on letter ‘g’

 Nursery Rhyme- Hey Pussy Cat, Pussy Cat

 Cosmic Kids- choose one activity to complete- relax, and enjoy your weekend.