Woodland Trust – Trees, Birds & Animals

This website has information about trees, birds and animals. While you're out enjoying the lovely weather, have a look at the leaves on the trees, the birds and other wildlife. This website will help you with names and has lots of images & interactive quizzes.

The Museum of Childhood

This is a platform for children to express their hopes and fears around Covid19, through art and writing. Each week, a virtual exhibition is published, children can send in a piece or just look at the work of others.

‘Breathe’ Resource to support Children’s Wellbeing

This is a from the PDST - 'Breathe - Self-Regulation and Relaxation Techniques for Children' features a range of calming breathing techniques, written activities and guided visualisations that children can use to bring about a sense of peace and comfort in any situation. The resource is suitable for children of all ages and class levels.

Art Hub for Kids

Art Hub for Kids gives a step by step guide to drawing - some great examples on display around the school.

Junior Achievement Resources

Junior Achievement Ireland have worked with classes in our school, teaching children how they can impact the world around them as individuals, workers and consumers and continues through to secondary school, right up to age 18, preparing students for their future careers. The JA programmes are taught by business volunteers recruited from supporting organisations. There are some good ideas for working on at home in the resource section of their website.

World Book Online

Everyone has free access to World Book Online through Scoilnet. Suitable for pupils of ALL ages. We think you'll learn lots of interesting things and you'll get a lot of ideas for projects.

Speech & Occupational Therapists Information

The Special Education Support Service has provided a Top Tips Document from Speech & Language Therapist, and Occupational Therapists. It gives tips to help all pupils with Attention & Listening, Play, Language, Screen Time, Gross Motor Skills, Handwriting and Literacy.

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5th Class Work

Ms. McAneny’s Class

Maths

Mental Maths Week 18-24

Chapter 24 of Maths Book – Fractions, Decimals and Percentages

Pick 35 sums to do.

Gaeilge

Write three sentences everyday on current topic.

English

Continue with your diary everyday.

One comprehension exercise from Away with Words daily.

Ms. Kennelly’s Class

Maths
Mental Maths Book
One Maths challenge per day
Revise and learn Tables
Work on Maths using Maths Drills website.

English
Reading – Read one story from Reading Zone per week and answer activity questions based on each story.
Spellings
Revise tricky spellings and write sentences with them
(from tests at back of spelling copy).
Handwriting
One page of handwriting per day

Freewriting
Continue working in free writing copy, creating stories, daily diary entries, postcards, letters.

GaeilgeContinue working on Bua na Cainte Lámhleabhar