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Week 7 – 2nd -5th June

Hi everybody, I hope you have all had the opportunity to get out and enjoy the good weather and don’t panic over work not completed during the week! This is the time to get gardening, walking, playing outside!

Week 7: Kahoot: Senior Infants

Colours:                            02729890

Nursery Rhymes:              09744409

Fun on the farm:               09788843

Picture Graphs:                 01148110

Match the word:              04167891

Epic: Senior Infants

Animal of the week: Spiders : National Geographic kids Spiders

Video: Biology: Mini world of Insects and Spiders

Read to Me: Seed to Plant


Week 7: Kahoot: 1st Class

Sport: 01176495

Caitheamh Aimsire: 04820469

Number sequencing: 08341166

English Time: 03460081

Animal Homes: 04197699


Epic: 1st Class

Animal of the week: Spiders : National Geographic kids Spiders

Video: Biology: Mini world of Insects and spiders

Mindfulness: Zach gets frustrated

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Week 6 – 25th  29th May

Hi all,

by now you should have received your homework pack that will keep you busy till the end of June, and we will be keeping up with weekly kahoot quizzes and assigned reading tasks from Epic. It was lovely meeting many of the parents on Friday and to hear that you are all doing well during lockdown. I hope this continues to remain the same and I look forward to seeing you again in the future! Stay safe everyone!

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Week 6: Senior Infants: Epic

Animal of the week: Blue Whale “Blue Whale – The worlds biggest animal”

Watch video: Amazing animals “Blue Whale”

Read to me: “Monster Madness”


Kahoot Quizzes: Senior Infants

Teddybear problem solving: 09932973

Summer Vocabulary: 07654756

Where food comes from: 01497178

S. Infants Maths Quiz: 08585696

Phonics Quiz: 07467857



Week 6: 1st Class: Epic

Animal of the week: Blue Whale “Blue Whale – The world’s biggest animal”

Watch video: Amazing animals “blue Whale”

Ocean Animals from head to toe

Cave kid birthday


Kahoot Quizzes: 1st Class

Movies: 05379027

Anmhithe (animals) : 07599049

Maths problem solving: 05225252

Irregular plurals: 08986763

How smart are you? Number quiz: 04466250

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Week 5 -  18th – 22nd May
Senior Infants


Animal of the Week: Lions : Epic reader: Animal Safari “Lions”
Epic! Book
Extra book: “Insects” Animal Classes
Epic! Book
Watch video: Amazing Animals: African Lion
Epic: Fiction: The Ninja bread man

Free Writing: Worksheet: Summer Postcard   summer-holidays-postcard-activity-sheet
Reading: Wk.Sheet: Phase 2-5 Tricky Words  phase-2-to-5-tricky-words-prompt-frame
Comprehension: Wk. Sheet: The Bumblebee bumblebee_comprehension
Phonics: Wk.Sheet: Read & Draw Activities phonics-read-and-draw-activity-sheet
Maths: Wk.Sheet: Symmetry: draw the other half draw-the-other-half-symmetry-activity-sheet
Science: Wk. Sheets: Solids and Liquids / Minibeast Hunt solids-and-liquids minibeast-hunt-and-location-recording-sheet
Geog: Wk.Sheets: People who help us people-who-help-us-read-and-draw-activity-sheets

Continue weekly Spellwell exercises and tests.
For extra work, use the cjfallon website to access “Busy at Maths S. Infant” programme.
“Master your Maths” S. Infant book is accessible on same site and is excellent as a weekly revision tool.
“Sounds like Phonics” S. Infants is also available on this site.

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1st Class
Animal of the week: The Lion: Epic Reader: Animal Safari “Lions”
Epic! Book
Watch video : Amazing Animals: African Lion
Extra book: “Insects” Animal Classes
Epic! Book
Fiction: “The Lonely Giant”
Free Writing: WkSheet: Design and write Summer holiday postcard  summer-holidays-postcard-activity-sheet
Reading: Wk Sheets: Insect Information Cards insect-information-cards
Comprehension: Wk. Sheet: King of the jungle king-of-the-jungle
Cloze procedure: Wk. Sheet: The 3 Little Pigs the-three-little-pigs-traditional-tale-cloze-procedure-differentiated-activity-sheets
Maths: Wk. Sheet: Butterfly Symmetry butterfly-symmetry-shape-worksheet
Gaeilge: Wk. Sheet: Do you like tv? ( An mhaith leat telifís?) Is/Ní mhaith liom ….. do-you-like-tv-activity-sheet-gaeilge
Science: Wk. Sheets: Solids/ Liquids and Gases  solids-liquids-gas
Minibeast hunt and Location minibeast-hunt-and-location-recording-sheet
Continue with weekly spelling tests and exercises/ weekly Master your Maths test and exercises.
Use cjfallon website to access Busy at Maths 1 / My Read  at Home 1 for comprehensions,
Continue to use Topmarks daily10 for mental clallenges, Level 1 Addition Up to 10 – Adding Ones. How long will it take you?? https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/daily10


Kahoot Quizzes: Week 5: Senior Infants
Dáthanna:              02379191
Opposites:             06233013
Phonics Quiz:        01191116
Ordinal Numbers:  07081650
Animal Habitats:    06306178
Kahoot Quizzes: Week 5: 1st Class
Lions:                                 05866784
Famous monuments:         09272673
Scoil:                                  05560283
Place Value/ Maths Facts: 02510996
Grammar/Prepositions:     02802611
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Continue to use Topmarks daily 10 challenge to test your mental maths skills. https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/daily10

Week 4 Mon 11th May – Fri 15th May

Senior Infants

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Animal of the Week: Epic Reading: Savannah Animals “Elephants”  and watch video: Elephants

Fiction: Epic :Splat the cat

Free writing: I love Summer because ……

Worksheet: What can you see in the home?  at-home-scene-writing-stimulus-picture-activity-sheet

English: Simple sentence scrambler worksheet  simple-sentence-scramble-activity-sheet

Science: Test for waterproof materials worksheet  waterproof-materials-senior-infants

Art: how to draw an elephant worksheet  how-to-draw-an-elephant-activity-sheet

Maths: Patchwork elephant addition to 20 worksheet patchwork-elephant-addition-to-20-colour-by-number

Continue Weekly SpellWell exercises and tests.

For extra work, use the cjfallon website to access “Busy at Maths S. Infants”.

Master your Maths Senior Infants is accessible on this site and is excellent as a weekly revision tool with daily exercises.

Sounds like Phonics Senior Infants is also available on this site and is useful for revising work on sounds.

If you feel like testing your mental maths, Daily 10 mental challenge Topmarks is an excellent website for timed exercises.https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/daily10

Click on the three choose buttons left hand side of screen to select Level 1 (1st choose button) Addition(2nd choose button)

Up to 20 1 more (3rd choose button). Before you play the game you can select the time taken for each question, eg. 3,5,7,10,15 or 20 seconds. Good Luck!


If worksheets can’t be printed off, don’t worry, do what you can into a copybook/notebook etc.

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1st Class

Animal of the week: Epic Reading: Savannah Animals: “Elephants” and watch video “Elephants”

Fiction: Epic: Read to Me: “Scaredy Monster looses a tooth”

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Free Writing: Character description of a monster worksheet describe-the-monster-writing-activity-sheet

Assessment: First 100 high frequency sight words worksheet first-one-hundred-high-frequency-words-assessment-checklist

Maths: subtraction from 20 number line worksheet subtraction-from-20-number-line-worksheet

Place Value worksheet place-value-worksheet

Science: Test for waterproof materials worksheet waterproof-materials-1st-class

Geog: Counties of Munster word search / Map of Ireland jigsaw  map-of-ireland-jigsaw-puzzle-beginner

Art: How to draw an elephant  how-to-draw-an-elephant-activity-sheet

Continue with weekly spelling tests and exercises and weekly Master your Maths exercises and tests.

cjfallon website to access Busy at Maths 1 and My Read at Home book 1 for comprehensions, p.88 onwards.

You are already familiar with website Topmarks daily 10 mental maths challenge, have a go at Level 1, Addition, Up to 20 adding ones. See if you can complete the challenge in 7 seconds! Good luck!

If worksheets can’t be printed off, don’t worry, just do what you can in a copybook/notebook etc.

Kahoot Quizzes: Week 4: Senior Infants

Non standard units of measurements: 06459414

Choose the best word:                       03724205

Fairy Tales:                                        02212565

Minibeasts:                                         03032056

Maths Test S.Infants:                         08590366

Kahoot Quizzes: Week 4: 1st Class

Landforms:            05960194

Éadaí:                   07109011

The Gruffalo:        08208405

Maths Test 1st:    03633112

Elephants:             06997634

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WEEK 3: 5th – 8th May

Free writing Task:

Senior Infants: My favourite tv programme/ film during Lockdown

1st Class: 10 things I have done during Lockdown
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S. Infants & 1st: Read about 1 animal a week using Epic website: This week the Butterfly :
Life Cycles section “From egg to butterfly”
Read to me Section: “Oopsy Teacher”
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Science scavenger hunt : Materials and their properties : See wk sheet for S. Infants & wk. sheet for 1st

Twinkl wk.sheets: Senior Infants: up up and away money addition / colour the shapes butterfly
Twinkl: wk. sheets: 1st class: Show me the money euro/ Label the parts of a butterfly
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1st class: continue this weeks Master your Maths tests and Spell Well weekly test and exercises.
For extra work use cjfallon website to access Busy at Maths 1 wk.book and My Read at Home book 1 for weekly comprehension. Start at p. 88.
Senior Infants: Continue Weekly Spell Well test and exercises.
For extra work, use the cjfallon website to access “Busy at Maths S. Infants” book. p.94 onwards
Master your Maths Senior Infants is accessible on this site and is excellent as a weekly revision tool with daily tests.
Sounds like Phonics Senior Infants is also available on this site and is useful for revising work on sounds.
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Kahoot Quizzes: week 3: Senior Infants
The Very Hungry Caterpillar:  0201592
Blend and Read: 01045977
Maths Quiz: Senior Infants:  07033434
Mrs. Harrington’s Double Trouble: 02835828
Silent e: 0433347
Kahoot Quizzes: Week 3: 1st Class
Life cycle of a butterfly: 0756078
Materials and properties: 06960685
Problem Solving Fun: 04848900
Bia: 01126194
Identifying adjectives in English: 0236778
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27th April – 1st May

KAHOOT WEEK 2 ASSIGNMENTS

Senior Infants

Time: 05048186

Jolly Phonics Tricky Words: 0178713

Addition Maths facts to 20: 04011425

Animals: 0429429

Phonic Blends:  09675846

1st Class

Push Pull & Gravity: 03406200

Subtraction facts within 20: 0388448

Skip counting 2′s & 5′s : 03418853

Verbs: 05203244

Maths quiz 1st class: 07445232

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SENIOR INFANTS

Phonics

  • Sounds like Phonics B
  • CJFallon – Word Wise B online book – continue through book
  • Free writing – book review, My News, letter to someone (continue to free write at home every day) – if you wish please take a photo and upload to school email:  info@newinngirlsschool.ie
  • Lots of reading (parents to read the following story (click on link) – Questions can be answered orally or in copy reading-comprehension-story-playing-with-friends-seniors

Tricky Words

  • Revise tricky words and use them when writing sentences – kahoot quiz on tricky words
Maths
  • CJFallon – Busy at Maths Senior Infants (continue on with workbook) and complete kahoot revision quizzes
  • You can retry these quizzes if you wish.

EPIC (Reading)

What Happens in Spring? Animals in (Book assigned to senior infants)

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IST CLASS

Gaeilge: Complete the following exercise  in your copy  bia-agus-deoch-1st-2nd .

Read each word aloud  – learn foods - bia-flash-cards

Cùla 4 is a brilliant TV programme available on TG4 or it has its own app and website.  Children should be encouraged to watch at least 10-15 mins a day. TG4 have a school programme at 10am every day which would develop their vocabulary and listening skills as Gaeilge. To access Cúla 4 schedule for week click:

https://www.dropbox.com/s/yzxuacv6hhbnxh0/image0.png?dl=0

Maths: Continue Master Your Maths each week. Also, complete 1 test a week at the back of the book. This book is a fantastic revision tool for children during this time. Answer booklet can be downloaded from this link: master-your-maths-1st-2nd-answers

If students wish to use or look at their Planet Maths Book, it is freely available on the Folens website https://www.folens.ie/books-and-programmes/our-ebooks

Interactive Maths revision games http://interactivesites.weebly.com/math.html (laptop pr PC)

Interactive tables games: TABLES

English: Continue Spell-well each week. Start to write words into simple sentences. Don’t forget capital letters and full stops.

Free writing suggestions: Simple book review on an EPIC book

Do You Know about Mammals?

Diary style extract and my news (once a week)  – please upload sample of work to info@newinngirlsschool.ie. I would love to see some book reviews. Name of book – author – what book is about – what you learned – what do you think of the book – was it hard?

Other Activites / resources

Scavenger Hunts

Link 1 Link 2 Link 3 Link 4 Link 5 Link 6 Link 7 Link 8 Link 9

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20th April – 24th April

Senior Infants Work

English

Phonics

  • Sounds like Phonics B
  • CJFallon – Word Wise B online book (pages 42-58)
  • Free writing – book review, My News, letter to someone (continue to free write at home every day)
  • Lots of reading (parents to read the following story (click on link) and ask questions orally) listening-and-comprehending

Tricky Words

  • Revise tricky words and use them when writing sentences

EPIC (Reading) ‘EPIC!’ is an excellent website with 1000’s of books that can be read online. Each child should have received class code and child pin number. Encourage the children to listen to audio books also and retell the story back to you. Ask simple questions on the book to develop their Comprehension skills.

To access Epic
1. Login To www.getepic.com or download the Epic App.

2. Click on Students & Educators

3. Go to the Student Login and enter the Class Code & click on Go.

4. Click on your child’s name & enter their pin number.

5. You are now in your child’s page in Epic.

6. Please explore the resource and read as many books as they can during the week. There are audio books, picture books, videos and all genres available

7. The children can also explore extra books on Epic that they might be interested in.  Just click into the search box and all of the themes will come up. They can choose from Fairy Tales, Adventure, Maths, Sport, Pets, Art, Space, Superheroes, Laugh Out Loud and lots more.

Maths

  • CJFallon – Busy at Maths Senior Infants (p84 onwards)

Weekly Kahoot quizzes on English Maths and SESE

KAHOOT Quiz: Log onto Kahoot.it (download Kahoot onto any Android or IOS device) There are 5 quizzes to be completed each week on different subject areas. You can complete 1 quiz a day or if time restricts during the week, do a few at a time, it is up to you. You can also do the quizzes in whatever order you like.  You will need a PIN to complete each quiz. Each result and question is monitored by me to inform for future teaching.

Senior Infants: Pin Numbers

2D Shapes Pin: 06510132

Jolly Phonics Sounds Pin: 08396858
The Four Seasons Pin: 08898624

Jolly phonics Quiz Pin: 03519081

Simple Subtraction Pin: 04850109

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1st class

Gaeilge: Complete the following exercise  in your copy    aimsir-draw-the-weather-with-each-phrase. Read each phrase aloud and orally question the child on meanings of same.

Maths: Continue Master Your Maths each week. Also, complete 1 test a week at the back of the book. This book is a fantastic revision tool for children during this time. If students wish to use or look at their Planet Maths Book, it is freely available on the Folens website https://www.folens.ie/books-and-programmes/our-ebooks

Interactive Maths revision games http://interactivesites.weebly.com/math.html (laptop pr PC)

English: Continue Spell-well each week. Start to write words into simple sentences. Don’t forget capital letters and full stops.

Free writing suggestions: Simple book review on an EPIC book; Diary style extract and my news (once a week)

  • Continue to read each week whether that is books/newspapers/magazines etc. or using the online tool ‘EPIC!  ‘EPIC!’ is an excellent website with 1000’s of books that can be read online. Each child should have received class code and child pin number. A book will be assigned each week to read (Geography / History / Science)

To access Epic
1. Login To www.getepic.com or download the Epic App.

2. Click on Students & Educators

3. Go to the Student Login and enter the Class Code & click on Go.

4. Click on your child’s name & enter their pin number.

5. You are now in your child’s page in Epic. You can click on Mailbox to see the book that has been assigned to your child for this week. .

6. Please explore the resource and read as many books as they can during the week. There are audio books, picture books, videos and all genres available

7. The children can also explore extra books on Epic that they might be interested in.  Just click into the search box and all of the themes will come up. They can choose from Fairy Tales, Adventure, Maths, Sport, Pets, Art, Space, Superheroes, Laugh Out Loud and lots more.

8. We hope that the children will find this resource very enjoyable! Encourage the children to retell books read in their own words and question them on same to develop their comprehension skills.

KAHOOT Quiz: Log onto Kahoot.it (download Kahoot onto any Android or IOS device) There are 5 quizzes to be completed each week on different subject areas. You can complete 1 quiz a day or if time restricts during the week, do a few at a time, it is up to you. You can also do the quizzes in whatever order you like. You will need a PIN to complete each quiz. Each result and question is monitored by me to inform for future teaching.

1st Class Pin Numbers

Adjectives Quiz:  02190192

2D & 3D Shapes:  02550406

Maths Problems:  08844361

Grammar Quiz:  05246150

Mental Maths :  073255000

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Week 5 -  18th – 22nd May

Senior Infants

Animal of the Week: Lions : Epic reader: Animal Safari “Lions”
Epic! Book
Extra book: “Insects” Animal Classes
Epic! Book

Watch video: Amazing Animals: African Lion

Epic: Fiction: The Ninja bread man


Free Writing: Worksheet: Summer Postcard   summer-holidays-postcard-activity-sheet
Reading: Wk.Sheet: Phase 2-5 Tricky Words  phase-2-to-5-tricky-words-prompt-frame
Comprehension: Wk. Sheet: The Bumblebee bumblebee_comprehension
Phonics: Wk.Sheet: Read & Draw Activities phonics-read-and-draw-activity-sheet
Maths: Wk.Sheet: Symmetry: draw the other half draw-the-other-half-symmetry-activity-sheet
Science: Wk. Sheets: Solids and Liquids / Minibeast Hunt solids-and-liquids minibeast-hunt-and-location-recording-sheet
Geog: Wk.Sheets: People who help us people-who-help-us-read-and-draw-activity-sheets

Continue weekly Spellwell exercises and tests.
For extra work, use the cjfallon website to access “Busy at Maths S. Infant” programme.
“Master your Maths” S. Infant book is accessible on same site and is excellent as a weekly revision tool.

“Sounds like Phonics” S. Infants is also available on this site.
Continue to use Topmarks daily 10 challenge to test your mental maths skills. https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/daily10

1st Class

Animal of the week: The Lion: Epic Reader: Animal Safari “Lions”
Epic! Book
Watch video : Amazing Animals: African Lion
Extra book: “Insects” Animal Classes
Epic! Book
Fiction: “The Lonely Giant”
Free Writing: WkSheet: Design and write Summer holiday postcard  summer-holidays-postcard-activity-sheet
Reading: Wk Sheets: Insect Information Cards insect-information-cards
Comprehension: Wk. Sheet: King of the jungle king-of-the-jungle
Maths: Wk. Sheet: Butterfly Symmetry butterfly-symmetry-shape-worksheet
Gaeilge: Wk. Sheet: Do you like tv? ( An mhaith leat telifís?) Is/Ní mhaith liom ….. do-you-like-tv-activity-sheet-gaeilge
Science: Wk. Sheets: Solids/ Liquids and Gases  solids-liquids-gas
Minibeast hunt and Location minibeast-hunt-and-location-recording-sheet

Continue with weekly spelling tests and exercises/ weekly Master your Maths test and exercises.
Use cjfallon website to access Busy at Maths 1 / My Read  at Home 1 for comprehensions,

Continue to use Topmarks daily10 for mental clallenges, Level 1 Addition Up to 10 – Adding Ones. How long will it take you?? https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/daily10
Kahoot Quizzes: Week 5: Senior Infants
Dáthanna:              02379191
Opposites:             06233013
Phonics Quiz:        01191116
Ordinal Numbers:  07081650
Animal Habitats:    06306178

Kahoot Quizzes: Week 5: 1st Class
Lions:                                 05866784
Famous monuments:         09272673
Scoil:                                  05560283
Place Value/ Maths Facts: 02510996
Grammar/Prepositions:     02802611

Week 3: Mon 4th May – Fri 8th May
Free writing Task: Senior Infants: My favourite tv programme/ film during Lockdown
1st Class: 10 things I have done during Lockdown
S. Infants & 1st: Read about 1 animal a week using Epic website: This week the Butterfly :
Life Cycles section “From egg to butterfly”
Read to me Section: “Oopsy Teacher”
Science scavenger hunt : Materials and their properties : See wk sheet for S. Infants & wk. sheet for 1st .
Twinkl wk.sheets: Senior Infants: up up and away money addition / colour the shapes butterfly
Twinkl: wk. sheets: 1st class: Show me the money euro/ Label the parts of a butterfly

1st class: continue this weeks Master your Maths tests and Spell Well weekly test and exercises.
For extra work use cjfallon website to access Busy at Maths 1 wk.book and My Read at Home book 1 for weekly comprehension. Start at p. 88.
Senior Infants: Continue Weekly Spell Well test and exercises.
For extra work, use the cjfallon website to access “Busy at Maths S. Infants” book. p.94 onwards
Master your Maths Senior Infants is accessible on this site and is excellent as a weekly revision tool with daily tests.
Sounds like Phonics Senior Infants is also available on this site and is useful for revising work on sounds.
Kahoot Quizzes: week 3: Senior Infants Kahoot Quizzes: Week 3: 1st Class
The Very Hungry Caterpillar:  0201592                               Life cycle of a butterfly: 0756078
Blend and Read: 01045977                               Materials and properties: 06960685
Maths Quiz: Senior Infants:  07033434                               Problem Solving Fun: 04848900
Mrs. Harrington’s Double Trouble: 02835828                                                  Bia: 01126194
Silent e: 0433347                                   Identifying adjectives in English: 0236778