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All Junior and Senior infants will receive a work pack by post. 

Gaeilge 

We are revising the theme of clothes this week. 

Follow the link to access the Luascartaí. Practice the vocabulary by clicking the flashcard and displaying the picture.

In the left hand column, under 'Play', select "match" to access the game. 

We have been diligently rehearsing our poem and Irish dance routine over the last two weeks.

Poem :  An Bogha báistí

Dance : An Maidrín Rua

I have uploaded tutorials of both to our school YouTube channel. Please let the children follow the steps provided in the videos and we would love if you could send a picture or short clip of your child celebrating Lá Glas sa bhaile to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Maths

Follow the link to practise your counting. Bubble count game

Complete the following counting tasks

- How many chairs are at your kitchen table or island?

- How many fireplaces are in your house?

- How many bedrooms are in your house?

- How many windows are on the first floor of your house?

- How many steps will it take you to get from the sitting room to your bedroom? How many steps did your adult take? Why were these answers different?

- How many sinks are in your house? Count in Irish

Phonics

Revise your sounds using the following Phonics bloom flashcards game. An adult must click to indicate a right or wrong answer. 

Please watch today's phonic lesson

Pause the video at various points to seek answers or a response from your child. Each student should practice reading the 'ai' words in the video. 

Junior infants worksheet:

                 

1. Find the 'ai' worksheet.                            2. Colour in the 'ai' sounds. Read each word.

           

3. Draw and colour a picture for each        4. An adult should write additional 'ai' words on the 

    word.                                                          back of the sheet for the student to copy. 

 

Senior infants have been split into group 1 and group 2 and have received different worksheets as a result. 

Senior infants worksheet group 1:

               

1. Find the 'ai' brochure and read the story.           2. Read the story a second time. Colour a smiley face.

    Colour a smiley face.                                           Highlight all the 'ai' sounds or words in the story.

            

3. Read the story a third time if you wish and        4. Write out all the 'ai' words that you found.

colour the final smiley face.  Answer the four

questions. Question number 4 asks for a noun.

 Senior infants group 2:

            

1. Find the 'ai' worksheet.                                    2. Colour in the 'ai' sounds. Read each word.

           

3. Draw and colour a picture for each        4. Use each word in a short sentence on the back

   word.                                                            of the sheet. 

Tricky words 

Junior infants : Teach new 'So' and 'My'

Revise all the pink tricky words so far by playing a matching game. 

Senior infants :

Revise all your tricky word balls. 

Reading

Begin reading your first reader with your adult.

              - Junior infants should read a minimum of three pages a day.  

              - Senior infants should read a minimum of five pages a day.

Survey 

Please provide feedback on today's learning. Daily Parent Feedback

Parents and guardians can take pictures of the children's work and forward them to the  School email address . I will correct any work and provide feedback via the Aladdin App noticeboard.