First Class - Ms. Flynn/ Ms. Mc Connell

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School Work to be Completed during School Closure

22nd June- 26th June

Hello everyone,

 

I hope you are all keeping safe and well! As you know, this is our last full week of school before the summer holidays. You have completed most of your workbooks by now but if you have missed any pages, please complete them. Keep up the good work everyone and have a lovely week. Talk to you all soon!

 

Ms McConnell

 

 

Monday 22nd June

 

English

 

Reading

  • Read a book using the Borrow Box, this app is linked to your local library. You can register online for your library number and pin to access many eBooks and audiobooks.

  • https://www.borrowbox.com/

 

Writing

My News- answer the following questions in your writing:

  • What day/date is it?

  • What is the weather like?

  • What did you do over the weekend?

  • Did you have fun over the weekend?

  • Can you draw a picture to show your news?

 

Spellings

  • Spelling revision

  • Complete Spellbound Page 74

 

Two Little Frogs

  • Complete any pages you have not completed throughout the year

 

Phonics

  • Set a 1-minute timer. How many words can you think of beginning with ‘sc’ or ‘sk’

 

 

Maths

 

Can you figure out these word problems? You can draw pictures to help you out.

  1. 26 birds gathered in a tree for a chat, 8 squirrels arrived to join in. How many creatures were in the tree then?

  2. Sarah bought 19 lollipops for her classmates. She is going to buy 14 more tomorrow. How many lollipops will she have in total?

  3. There were 44 flowers in the garden. A gust of wind blew 15 of the flowers away. How many flowers were left?

  4. Maeve was on page 98 of her Maths book but she had to check something that she read 15 pages ago. What page did she go back to in her book?

 

Weight

  • Play the Heavy or Light game

  • Pretend you are a weight detective

  • Investigate around your home and see can you find 5 heavy objects and 5 light objects

  • Draw pictures of each of these things!

 

Gaeilge

 

 

Window on the World

  • Looking Back- Complete Day 1 Page 94 Question 1-10

 

 

Tuesday 23rd June

 

English

Reading

  • Read a book of your choice for 15-20 minutes today

  • Write five sentences about the book you read

  • What happened? Who is your favourite character? What do you think will happen next? What was your least favourite part of the story?

  • Draw a picture to illustrate your thoughts

 

 

 

Writing

  • Think about your favourite memory from First Class and write about it

  • Your memory might be something funny that happened with your friend or an activity you did with your class

  • Write five or more sentences and draw a picture of your memory

  • Remember to ask yourself who, what where, when etc.

  • Use full stops, finger spaces and capital letters

 

Spellings

  • Spelling revision

  • Complete Spellbound Page 75

 

Two Little Frogs

  • Complete any pages you have not completed throughout the year

 

Synonym

  • A synonym is a word that has the same or a slightly different meaning as another word

  • Example: Synonyms for bad- awful, terrible, horrible, nasty

  • Can you think of other words that mean the same as (synonyms) big?

 

 

Maths

 

Revision:

  1. Write the number eighteen.

  2. Will a cuboid roll?

  3. How many legs will four dogs have?

  4. If Mia has 23 crayons and gives 4 away, how many does she have left?

  5. What is half of 10?

  6. 5+5+5=

  7. What is double 9?

  8. 18-6=?

  9. How many months are in one year?

  10. Ten more than eleven equals?

 

 

Gaeilge

 

Window on the World

  • Looking Back- Complete Day 2 Page 94 Question 1-10

 

P.E

  • Let’s get ready for our ‘Virtual Sports Day’

  • Go to https://www.ecsligo.ie/ and click on ' Virtual Sports Day Tutorial'

  • There are 6 activities to choose from or you can give them all a try! Try out as many of these activities as you can.

  • Remember it’s all about having fun and trying your best!

 

 

Wednesday 24th June

  • Wellness Wednesday

 

 

Thursday 25th June

 

English

 

Free Writing

  • Spend 15-20 minutes writing today. You can write about anything you like.

  • You could write about a day you went to the park or your best day ever!

 

Phonics

  • Set a 1-minute timer. How many words can you think of beginning with ‘gl’ or ‘gr’

 

Reading

 

Art

  • How to draw the Rainbow Fish

  • Colouring your fish is fine, you don’t need to use glitter

 

 

Maths

 

Revision:

  1. What is double 4?

  2. 9+9+9=

  3. ½ of 20=?

  4. If today is Thursday, what day was it yesterday?

  5. Write the number twenty

  6. What id 6 less than 14?

  7. I have 6 square faces. What 3D shape am I?

  8. 10-2=4+?

  9. What shape is a ball?

  10.  Ms McConnell had 12 scissors. She found 9 more scissors in her drawer. How many scissors had she altogether?

 

Gaeilge

 

Window on the World

  • Looking Back- Complete Day 3 Page 95 Question 1-10

 

SPHE

  • Listen to the book ‘I Am Human’

  • Can you list three ways you can be kind to others?

 

 

Friday 26th June

 

English

 

Writing

  • Take a few minutes to think about your ideal school tour

  • Write about where you would like to go e.g. the Zoo, Tayto Park

 

Poetry

 

Reading

  • DEAR time (Drop Everything and Read)

  • Read a book of your choice today. Find a quiet place to read and enjoy!

 

 

Maths

 

Solve these problems, remember to regroup!

  1. Stacey has 35 buttons. Sarah has 18 buttons. How many buttons do they have altogether?

  1. There are 66 football fans on a bus and 25 fans are already at the football pitch. How many football fans are there in total?

  2. Mum bough 18 chocolate buns in Aldi and Dad bought 18 chocolate buns in Lidl . How many buns do they have altogether?

  3. I have 44 stickers in my sticker book. My sister has 52 stickers. How many stickers are there in total?

  4. Ms Whelan found 34 jumpers in the school hall and 26 jumpers in the yard. How many jumpers did she find altogether?

 

Gaeilge

 

Window on the World

  • Looking Back- Complete Day 4 Page 95 Question 1-10

 

Music

 

Art