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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4th Class Work

Mr Kiely’s Class

Maths

Continue with Mental Maths – one page per day.

English

Continue with Reading Zone

One Reading Zone Story per week

One Activity on that story per day choosing from A – E (activities based on the story)

Handwriting

Continue with one page per day

Gaeilge

Put Irish verb into a sentence

Active School Programme

Jog on the spot for a count of 10-15 every day

5 jumping jacks daily.

4th Class

Ms. McCarrick’s Class

Gaeilge

Two stories – one per week with questions

(Irish Vocabulary given to pupils to explain)

Maths

Continue learning tables

Mental Maths- complete one page per day

English

Handwriting Book

Complete one page per day

Spellings

Spelling worksheets given for three weeks work

Continue to put spellings in sentences each night

English Reading

From class novel – Mr. Stink

Continue reading as far as chapter 6