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Junior Infants

Week 7   May 11th – 15th 

 

English

  • Complete 1 full lesson on Reading Eggs
  • New Tricky Words – only, old

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

  • All Write Now – page 53 Revision of (qu, oi, er, ue, ou, ar) sounds
  • Just Write – page 61 Letter'w'

                               page 62 Letter 'x'

  • Sounds in Action – page 61 and 62
  • Learn Rhyme: A Wise Old Owl – Your child can draw a picture about the rhyme and talk about it

 

A Wise Old Owl

 

A wise old owl lived in an oak,

The more he saw the less he spoke,

The less he spoke the more he heard,

Why can't we all be like that wise old bird?

 

 

 

 

Maths

  • Complete 1 full lesson on Mathseeds
  • Planet Maths

◦     page 112 and 113 Add and Colour – Use household items such as spoons to encourage practical hands on learning and discussion e.g

                                                                   1 spoon and 2 spoons make 3 spoons.

◦     Maths Scavenger Hunt! Enjoy!

  • Find 2 pencils and 1 blue crayon. How many items do you have now?
  • Find 5 coins and 2 blocks. How many items do you have now? Take away three coins. How many items are left?
  • Find 4 socks and 2 stuffed animals. How many items do you have all together?
  • Find 8 crackers. Eat 2 of them. How many are left?
  • Find 3 spoons, 4 books and 1 orange crayon. How many items do you have all together?

 

Gaeilge - Unit 28 – Súil Siar 4 (Revision) page 138 - 139

 

Religion – Grow in Love page 46 and 47 - Pentecost

 

Science/Geography/History    Topic: Sounds

 

  • What sounds do you hear in your home? Draw them
  • What sounds do you hear outside your home? Draw them
  • Make an instrument! (with the help of an adult) Use materials to make a drum or a maraca!

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Senior Infants

Week 7  May 11th – 15th 

 

English

  • Complete 1 full lesson on Reading Eggs
  • Revise all Tricky Words
  • All Write Now – page 62 Draw a picture and write about it.
  • Sounds Makes Words – page 64 Tick the correct 'aw' word

                                              page 65 Read the story and fill in the blanks

  • Spellbound page 58 and 59 – Unit 29 Four Letter Words. Learn spellings and complete all activities.
  • Learn Rhyme: A Wise Old Owl – Your child can draw a picture about the rhyme, copy and write it out.

 

 

A Wise Old Owl

 

A wise old owl lived in an oak,

The more he saw the less he spoke,

The less he spoke the more he heard,

Why can't we all be like that wise old bird?

 

 

 

 

Maths

  • Complete 1 full lesson on Mathseeds
  • Planet Maths

◦     page 118 Higher and lower numbers

◦     page 119 Adding two numbers together. Start with the higher number and             count on the number line

◦     Maths Scavenger Hunt! Enjoy!

  • Find 2 pencils and 1 blue crayon. How many items do you have now?
  • Find 5 coins and 2 blocks. How many items do you have now? Take away three coins. How many items are left?
  • Find 4 socks and 2 stuffed animals. How many items do you have all together?
  • Find 8 crackers. Eat 2 of them. How many are left?
  • Find 3 spoons, 4 books and 1 orange crayon. How many items do you have all together?

 

Gaeilge - Unit 28 – Súil Siar 4 (Revision) page 138 - 139

 

Religion – Grow in Love page 46 and 47 - Pentecost

 

Science/Geography/History    Topic: Sounds

 

  • What sounds do you hear in your home? Draw them
  • What sounds do you hear outside your home? Draw them
  • Make an instrument! (with the help of an adult) Use materials to make a drum or a maraca!

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First Class

Week 7  May 11th – 15th

 

English

  • Complete 1 full lesson on Reading Eggs
  • All Write Now – page 48 X,x,v,w and 49 '-nk' words
  • Two Little Frogs – Complete Unit 16 The Cat Family page 64 - 67
  • Sounds Makes Words – page 65 and 66  'oi' or 'oy' words
  • Spell Well page 62 and 63 – Week 30.  Revision week

          Revise spellings from week 26 to week 29

  • Learn Rhyme: A Wise Old Owl – Write out the rhyme and draw a picture for it.

 

A Wise Old Owl

 

A wise old owl lived in an oak,

The more he saw the less he spoke,

The less he spoke the more he heard,

Why can't we all be like that wise old bird?

 

 

 

 

Maths

  • Complete 1 full lesson on Mathseeds
  • Revise +3 and +4 tables
  • Planet Maths

◦     page 121, 122, 123 and 124 3D Shapes

◦     page 125 Mental Maths 7

  • Mental maths/ Problem solving –

◦     There are 3 cows in a field. How many legs do they have altogether?

◦     I am shaped like a ball. What 3D shape am I?

◦     Whilst at the zoo, I counted 40 giraffe legs in an enclosure. How many giraffes were there?

◦     I have 2 flat round faces. What 3D shape am I?

◦     How many units are in the number 23?

◦     54 = ____ tens and _____ units

 

Gaeilge - Unit 28 – Súil Siar 4 (Revision) page 138 - 139

 

Religion – Grow in Love page 46 and 47 - Pentecost

 

Geography and Art – Australia

  • Small World

◦     page 70 Australia Fact File

◦     page 71 Aboriginal Art – Use the Aboriginal Art symbols to create your own picture!

 

History

  • Small World

◦     page 72 and 73 Read the story – Mammy Kangaroo gets a Pouch

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