Class Work 25th - 29th May



Sixth Class – Mrs. Meehan

Gaeilge

Abair Liom

Léigh ‘An Ghaoth’ ar ln. 114 agus ar ln. 115.

Déan A Freagair na ceisteanna agus B Fíor nó bréagach? ar ln 114.

Déan A Freagair na ceisteanna agus B Fíor nó bréagach? ar ln 115.

Déan H Críochnaigh na habairtí ar ln 117

Déan I. Briathra: An Aimsir Fháisteneach – briathra neamhrialta ar ln. 118

Léigh sa Bhaile

Léigh na scéalta ar ln. 114, 115, 116, 117

English

Flying High Portfolio Book

Complete A, B, C, D, E and F pgs 132-134

Read at Home Stories pg. 114, 115, 116, 117

Spelling Made Fun Week 29

Maths

Planet Maths:

Topic 29: Variables pg 179

Complete C and D pg 179

Complete B, D, E and F pg 181

Complete A, B and C pg 182

Mental Maths: Week 33

SESE

Small World History: Unit 18 ‘Barter, Trade and Money’, pg 96

Complete Activities A, B and C pg. 99

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

Mental Arithmetic

Activities will be posted on Seesaw

Planet Maths- Capacity

Pg. 177 A and B

Pg. 178 A, B and C

Pg. 179 No.s 1-11

Pg. 180 B-2; C and D

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

English

Above The Clouds- The Accident

Read the story and complete the following:

Pg. 230 B and C (for C just write both words)

Pg. 231 D and E

Spellwell- List 32 and complete activities on pg. 68+69

Gaeilge

Abair Liom- Féile an tsamhraidh- Lch. 138

Lch. 139 B

Lch. 140 C agus D

Lch. 141 E (ar Seesaw)

** Lch. 166 Mionfhocail; Foghlaim ó ‘agus’ go dtí ‘cosúil le’- beidh scrudú

againn de hAoine

Léigh sa Bhaile- ceacht ar Seesaw

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

SESE

Geog: Mexico Unit 19-activities on Seesaw

History: Echoes of the Decade Project on Seesaw

SPHE

Activity 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 F P.167 E. Léigh an comhrá

P.167 F. Cad ba mhaith leat….?

P.168 G. Gramadach: Uatha agus iolra “+a”.

P. 169 H. Ceisteanna agus freagraí.

P.169 I. Na litreacha “ch”. Cén focal é?

P.170 Críochnaigh cárta poist Dháithí

Abair Liom F P.181 Learn from “ag déanamh” - “ag traenáil”

English

 Lift Off! P.206 “Refugees”

P. 210 Complete A (A Little Light Thinking)

P. 210 Complete C Working with Words: True or False

P.211 Complete D Grammar: More Adverbs

 Read at Home Continue to read one passage per day

 Spelling Made Fun E P.66, P67 Unit 31 (Learn Spellings)

 Reading Oxford Owl (Seesaw activities)

 Writing

Use the internet to research what the Irish navy has done to help save lives during the Syrian refugee crisis. Write a paragraph about it.

Maths

 Planet Maths Topic 30 Problem Solving 2

P.181 B, C and D

P. 183 A, B and D

P. 184 A

P.185 A

Mental Maths 7 P. 174 A and B

SESE

Geography

Greece (See activities on Seesaw)

History

The Greeks (See activities on Seesaw)

Third Class – Mrs. Canny

Maths

Planet Maths - Chapter 24 Division 3 with some Seesaw activities

English

Reading - The Angel of Nitshill Road (novel)

Writing - Ready to Go Portfolio Book pages 111-113 on my.cjfallon.ie

Spelling Made Fun - List 31 pages 66 & 67

Gaeilge

Abair Liom - Ócáidí Speisialta, pages 162- 164

Léigh sa Bhaile - page per day

SESE

History Quest 3 - Helen of Troy Pages 48-52 my.cjfallon.ie

SPHE

Mindful Matters - My School Community Page 33 my.cjfallon.ie

As Friday was meant to be the day we were to go on our school tour we will have a relaxing day then!

I will post on Seesaw what I want you to complete each day.

Mrs Kenny’s Third Class

Maths

Brain teasers – Mental maths problems on Seesaw

Tables Expert C – Week 25 division 11 tables. Complete a page per day.

Planet Maths- Area pg.138- 141

English

Ready to Go – The End of the Dinosaurs, complete questions A-E

Spelling Made Fun- Complete Unit 31

Handwriting- Complete page 54

Read at Home- Read page per day on Seesaw

Novel-The Angel of Nitshill Road

Gaeilge

Abair Liom- pages161-164.

SESE

History Quest 3- Helen of Troy Pages 48-52 my.cjfallon.ie

SPHE

Mindful Matters - My School Community Page 33 my.cjfallon.ie

As Friday was meant to be the day we were to go on our school tour we will

have a relaxing day then!

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

Tables- Revise +6 and -6 tables.

Operation Maths- pages 122-125

English

Spelling Made Fun- Complete Unit 31

Handwriting- Complete page 49

Read at Home- Read page per day on Seesaw

Gaeilge

Bua na Cainte- “An Teilifís” Ceacht 4, 5, 6 agus 7. eBook pgs. 89-90

SESE

Explorers pgs. 72-75 www.folensonline.ie

What changes in summer? How did Cúchulainn get his name?

SPHE

Mindful Matters Rules to Live By www.cjfallon.ie

Mass Responses Booklet

Learn page 1, 2 and 3

As Friday was meant to be the day we were to go on our school tour we will

have a relaxing day then!

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

upload some of your work.

First Class – Ms. Campbell

Spellings

· Spelling Made Fun- List 32

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

Maths

· Master your Maths- we have finished Master your Maths. I have sent an email with a maths booklet for the children to work on over the next few weeks. Children are encouraged to do pages 5-8 this week.

· Operation Maths- p. 112 and 113 (tens and units) and p. 114 and 115 (revision)

· Revision; There will be 3 activities posted on see saw throughout the week..

· Times Tables- Revise tables 8+ and 9+

English

Reading;

Starlight Combined Reader and Skills Book- Well Done you have finished another book J this week our reading will be taken from Twinkl. The story is called “Charlie The Fire Fighter” and we will be working on it for the next 3 weeks. This week the children will read p.1. Story will be uploaded to see saw but for those not using see saw it can be found at https://www.twinkl.ie/resource/t-or-322-charlie-the-firefighter-differentiated-reading-comprehension-activity

· Wordlist (tulip, eagerly, special, someone, firefighter, partners, hose)

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 11-14 this week.

Writing;

· Interviewing a Fireman – pretend you and your classmates are going on a trip to the fire station in Donegal Town. Write 5 questions you would like to ask a fireman.

· Opposite words- complete the worksheet on opposite words. Make sure to use full sentences. https://www.twinkl.ie/resource/choosing-opposites-worksheet-1-roi-eng-16

· Similes- create your own similes using the following template. Ask your parents if they know 3 similes and 1 of them down. Upload your work to see saw J https://www.twinkl.ie/resource/t-l-1079-simile-worksheet

· Question mark or full stop- Read the sentences out loud and choose whether it should have a full stop or a question mark. Upload your work to see saw J https://www.twinkl.ie/resource/roi-l-987-question-mark-or-full-stop-differentiated-activity-sheet

· See Saw Activity- There will be one see saw writing task this week.

Gaeilge

· Reading- An Frog (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- Siopadoireacht (Shopping). Complete page 76 and 77 of Bua na Cainte and upload p.77 to See Saw. (edco.ie username; primaryedcobooks password; edco2020)

Handwriting

Just Handwriting- P. 58

SESE

What happens in Summer- p.72 and 73

PE/Art activities

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

1. Cosmic Kids Yoga- Alice in Wonderland https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u8sEfRXRuAw

2. Two Joe Wicks workouts

3. 50 jumping jacks and 50 skips

4. How to draw Ariel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jBfMs-YskHo

5. How to draw an ice cream tower https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vzaUdSnUWS4

6. How to draw Poppy from Trolls https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nxUOrMT9u1Y

Attachments area

Preview YouTube video Alice in Wonderland | A Cosmic Kids Yoga Adventure!

Preview YouTube video How To Draw Ariel The Little Mermaid

Preview YouTube video How To Draw An Ice Cream Tower (Folding Surprise)

Preview YouTube video How To Draw Poppy From Trolls

Senior Infants - Mrs. Carr

Monday

Maths Do pg. 118 & 119

English

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

 Go to the Folens website. Click into Starlight programme for Senior infants filter down the theme to Holidays. Go to Core Reader 4 Kate’s Sandcastle. Read the story, do the activity.

 Do pg. 89 Just Phonics

SESE

Go to the Folens website

SESE Log into Explorers SESE- Senior Infants – Click on the first downward pointing arrow. A list of units will appear, click on Animals and go into the Geography section.

Do pg. 49 Explorers book

Tuesday

Maths Do pg. 120 & 121

English

 Go to the Folens website. Click into Starlight programme for Senior infants filter down the theme to Holidays. Go to Core Reader 4 Kate’s Sandcastle. Read the story, do the activity.

Answer questions based on the story on Seesaw

 Do pg. 64 handwriting book

 Do pg. 90 Just phonics

Wednesday

Maths Do pg. 122 & 123

English

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

 Do pg. 91 Just Phonics

 Do pg 65 Handwriting book.

SESE

Do pg. 50 Explorers book

Thursday

Maths Do pg. 124

English

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

 Do pg. 66 Handwriting book

 Do pg. 92 Just Phonics

SESE

Log into Explorers SESE- Senior Infants – Click on the first downward pointing arrow. A list of units will appear, click on Animals and go into the Science section. Look at the life cycle of the frog and do

the mini-beasts label.

Do pg 51 Explorers Book.

Friday

Maths do pg. 125

English

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

 Do pg. 67, 68 Handwriting book

 Dom pg. 93 Just Phonics

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!

‘Mix, Mix, Mix’ and ‘A Dog’s Day’ are our optional readers this week. They can be accessed through your oxford owl account.

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/api/digital_books/1331.html

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/api/digital_books/1111.html

Monday

 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 wordlist- First half of list (uploaded to seesaw)

 Read ‘Fish and chips- Starlight- Unit 14

https://content.folensonline.ie/programmes/Starlight/JI/resources/corereaders/SL_JI_ACT_CH14_003/index.html

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

 Folens online (free account) – Starlight- Unit/Poster 15-interactive lesson ‘The supermarket’- story 1- listen and discuss. Complete labelling activity.

 Just phonics- Page 79- Match the sound to the correct picture

 Operation Maths- At school book- Page 83- zero/ the empty set.

 Starlight Skills Book- P.23

 Letter formation practise- Focus on letter ‘m’

 Nursery Rhyme- Hickory Dickory Dock

Tuesday

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

 Core reader wordlist- First half of list (uploaded to seesaw )

 Read ‘Fish and chips- Starlight- Unit 14

 Tuesday blending List and tricky words (Seesaw)

 Free writing.

 New Wave Handwriting- Page 61

 Maths- Practise number formation and basic addition. (Worksheets on Seesaw for addition/ combining)

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

Explorers SESE- Junior Infants- Unit 9- Materials- Science – Watch video discussion, complete online sort activity and complete explorers workbook Page 44- materials inside.

 Letter formation practise- Focus on letter ‘b’

 Nursery Ryhme- Hickory Dickory Dock

Wednesday

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

 Core reader wordlist- First half of list (uploaded to seesaw )

 Wednesday blending list and tricky words (seesaw)

 Read ‘Fish and chips- Starlight- Unit 14

 Folens Starlight: Unit 15- Listen to big book 7- ‘Cars, Trains and Airplanes’

 Starlight Skills Book- P.24

 Just phonics- Page 80- Read the words and draw a picture for each word ( upload to seesaw )

 Maths- Page 84- Combining

 Letter formation practise- Focus on letter ‘p’

 Nursery Rhyme- Humpty Dumpty

Thursday

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

 Core reader wordlist- First half of list (uploaded to seesaw )

 Read ‘Fish and chips- Starlight- Unit 14

 New- Wave handwriting- Page 62

 Thursday blending list and tricky words(seesaw)

 ‘et’ family activity (seesaw)

 Just phonics- Page 81- Write the correct initial sound for each word

 Nursery Rhyme- Humpty Dumpty

 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 9- Materials- Science – Watch video discussion, complete online sort activity and complete explorers workbook Page 45- materials outside.

Friday

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

 Core reader wordlist- First half of list (uploaded to seesaw)

 Read ‘Fish and chips- Starlight- Unit 14

 Friday blending list and tricky words(seesaw)

 Operation Maths- At school book- Page 85- Combining

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

o Today is Friday.

o It is almost the weekend.

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.

 Letter formation practise- Focus on letter ‘k’

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