Junior Infants

Week 5

April 27th – May 1st 

 

English

  • Complete 1 full lesson on Reading Eggs
  • New Tricky Words – so, my

Revise: I, the, he, she, me, we, be, was, to, do, are, all, you, your, come, some, said, here, there, they, go, no

  • All Write Now – page 51 'er' sound and revise all sounds
  • Just Write – page 57 Letter'p'

                               page 58 Letter 'u'

  • Sounds in Action – page 53 and 54
  • Go on a short nature walk and draw/write about it!

 

Maths

  • Complete 1 full lesson on Mathseeds
  • Planet Maths

◦     page 109 Count and Colour

◦     page 125, 126 and 127 Money

  • Get a selection of 1c, 2c and 5c coins.
  • Set up an area to be the shop. Give items a price tag e.g. 1c, 2c,5c
  • Your child can take turns as a shopkeeper and a customer.
  • Use coins to add to a total 2c and 1c and 1c makes 4c

 

Gaeilge

  • Unit 26 – Ar Saoire page 130 - 135

 

Religion

  • Revise and learn prayers on page 64

◦     Hail Mary

◦     Act of Sorrow

 

Science/Geography/History    Topic: Caring for Each Other

 

  • Families can care for each other in different ways. Draw a picture to show how you care for a family member.
  • Talk about a Chef's job. Set up a cafe/restaurant and pretend to be the chef. Encourage lots of discussion!
  • Things that melt – Melt some chocolate (make chocolate buns for your cafe/restaurant!) New Words – solid, liquid, heat, melting. Talk about things that melt when heated and how we stay safe around things that are hot.

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Senior Infants

Week 5

April 27th – May 1st 

 

English

  • Complete 1 full lesson on Reading Eggs
  • Revise and Learn Tricky Words: one, little, what, only, have, when, old, like, down, by, live, give
  • All Write Now – page 58 and 59
  • Ready, Steady, Go – Continue to work on book – complete 2 pages
  • Sounds Makes Words – page 56 What can you see? Write 'I see' sentences
  • Spellbound page 54 and 55 – Unit 27 Middle 'u' words. Learn spellings and complete all activities.
  • Go on a short nature walk and draw/write about it!

 

Maths

  • Complete 1 full lesson on Mathseeds
  • Planet Maths

◦     page 103 Practice reading and writing no. 1- 10 words e.g. one, two, three

◦     page 112, 113 and 114 Adding Money

  • Get a selection of 1c, 2c, 5c, 10c and 20c coins.
  • Set up an area to be the shop. Give items a price tag e.g. 1c, 2c,5c, 10c and 20c
  • Your child can take turns as a shopkeeper and a customer.
  • Use coins to add to a total 2c and 1c and 1c makes 4c

 

Gaeilge

  • Unit 26 – Ar Saoire page 130 - 135

 

Religion

  • Revise and learn prayers on page 64

◦     Hail Mary

◦     Act of Sorrow

 

Science/Geography/History    Topic: Caring for Each Other

 

  • Families can care for each other in different ways. Draw a picture to show how you care for a family member. Write a sentence about it.
  • Talk about a Chef's job. Set up a cafe/restaurant and pretend to be the chef. Encourage lots of discussion!
  • Things that melt – Melt some chocolate (make chocolate buns for your cafe/restaurant!) New Words – solid, liquid, heat, melting. Talk about things that melt when heated and how we stay safe around things that are hot.

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First Class

Week 5

April 27th – May 1st

English

  • Complete 1 full lesson on Reading Eggs
  • All Write Now – page 44 P, R, B, D and 45 Zz 'sentences and plurals'
  • Two Little Frogs – Complete Unit 14 The Man Who Tried to Please Everyone                                                         page 56 - 59
  • Sounds Makes Words – page 61 and 62  'ou' or 'ow' words
  • Spell Well page 58 and 59 – Week 28.  Magic e words

          Learn spellings and write sentences into copy

  • Go on a short nature walk and write about it!

 

Maths

  • Complete 1 full lesson on Mathseeds
  • Learn - 10 tables
  • Planet Maths

◦     page 114, 115 and 116 Fractions

▪     Half of sets to ten

◦     page 154 Money – Finding the total cost and change from 50c

  • Get a selection of 1c, 2c, 5c, 10c, 20c, 50c, 1 euro and 2 euro coins.
  • Set up an area to be the shop.Your child can take turns as a shopkeeper and a customer.
  • Encourage your child to work out how much change is needed back (up to 50c) after a purchase. Your child may use a 100 square or number line to help them.

Gaeilge

  • Unit 26 – Ar Saoire page 130 - 135

 

Religion

  • Revise and learn prayers on page 64

◦     Act of Sorrow

◦     Prayer for Forgiveness

◦     Prayer After Forgiveness

 

Geography and Art

  • Small World

◦     page 50 and 51 Map of the Zoo

◦     Write about your favourite Zoo animal! Draw your own map of a Zoo.

 

Science

  • Small World

◦     page 53 Compost