Home Learning- March 2020

Dear parents and carers,

Please find the Home Learning plan below.  Please also refer to the attached document in our email sent last Thursday which has extra activities to complete.

Keep safe and well,

Helen and Eimear

helen.keogh@kildaretownet.ie

eimear.cahill@kildaretownet.ie

 

 

 

  • Gaeilge:

 

Beal Beo: 

Page: 46, 47, 87, 89, 91, 106, 118, 119, 122, 123, 136, 158, 159, 170

Complete in the green copy which has been sent home. 

Don’t write in the textbook (book rental)

 

Leabhar Litrithe: 

Page: 23, 24, 25, 26, 27,28, 29,30, 31

 

Leigh Sa Bhaile:

Read 1 page a day and answer questions verbally. (Start from page 18)

 

 

  • English

 

 

Literacy Leap:

All activities to be completed: Comprehension/ grammar/ vocabulary/ writing

Complete in the green copy which has been sent home. 

Chapter 9

Chapter 11

Chapter 12

 

Spelling Books:

 

Week 24, 25, 26

Do one spelling set each week as we would normally do in class.

Add to your ‘What a Star’ section with words from your reading book. 

 

Reading:

Every day from your reading book/ books from home. 

 

English in Practise:

1 page to be completed a day- as normal

 

 

  • Maths

 

 

Practise times tables daily. Use this website to practise also: 

https://www.timestables.com/1-minute-test/

Mental Maths:

1 page to be completed a day- as normal

 

Planet Maths page: 17, 22, 28, 29, 30, 31, 36, 41, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 78, 79, 94, 100, 101.

 

 

  • SESE

 

 

There are a number of Geography, History, Science and Art activities uploaded on Aladdin and sent through email.  These must also be completed. You can print them if you need to or work directly into the green copy.

 There are also supplementary English, Irish and Maths activities here too.

 

 

  • Project:

 

 

SESE Project

Below is an outline of a project you can carry out. It is set out by days. This project is based on a country of your choice.

It can be presented in a format of your choice also.

Day 1: Introduction
Choose the country you want to study. Find out the capital of the country. Is there a major language spoken in this country? In what continent is this country located?

Day 2: History

In this section you should include;

What date did the country come into existence?
How this country actually became a country (major events leading to the formation of the country). Famous people/kings/rulesr/presidents in this country

Day 3: Geography

Major landforms, bodies of water (rivers, lakes), major cities

Day 4: Culture


Clothing, Religion, Food, National holidays

Day 5: Climate

General weather conditions (e.g. yearly temperature, yearly rainfall)
The affects that the weather has on this country (e.g. what food can be grown because of the climate? Housing conditions? Etc.)

Day 6: Interesting Facts

Examples might include:

Population, Story behind the flag, Travel tips, Native animals, Strange laws

Day 7: Design    Draw and colour the country’s flag
Draw/print any other interesting pictures you came across while carrying out your research.
Day 8: Put all information/pictures together in the format of your choice.