2nd Class Work at Home – Week: April 27th – May 1st 2020

2nd Class work for April 27th – 1st May

Maths: Master Your Maths: Monday to Friday plus weekly test.

Online maths games to help revision. http://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/mental-maths

Cracking Maths: Revise every day. https://content.yudu.com/web/1yssw/0A224cw/CM2/html/index.html?origin=reader

Tables: Revise Addition Tables


English: Continue with Spelling Made Fun + Activities. Put spellings into sentences.

Starlight: Reading from Core Reader ‘How to make a paper chain’ and complete activities from Skills book pg 54 – 57

For folensonline you must sign up on website (free of charge) to view the workbooks online.

  1. Go to FolensOnline.ieand click register
  2. Select Teacher
  3. Fill in a username, email and password
  4. For Roll Number use the code:  Prim20 for primary book resources
  5. When logged in please follow the following steps
  • Search Starlight 2nd Class
  • Starlight 2nd Class Resources
  • Core Reader for story on ‘How to make a paper chain’
  • Skillsbook for activities

Gaeilge: Pick any two Spellings and Revise this week.

Duolingo is a free website that you can use to learn Gaeilge

Continue watching CÚLA 4 Ar Scoil at 10am on TG4

Religion:  Please continue to recite the prayers for First Holy Communion

Theme 9 – We can live as Jesus asked

Free Access to Grow in Love Online @ https://app.growinlove.ie/en/login

Use the following email and password

Email: trial@growinlove.ie     Password: growinlove


Small World: Theme – Africa

Workbook pages 73 – 75

P.E: Joe Wicks, Go Noodle, Just Dance

Art: Competition time! GET FITTER PICK LITTER!!

Continue watching School Hub on RTE @ 11am


  • RTE Home School  – will broadcast two hours of “school on TV” to support primary school children and their parents at home. It will air every weekday, for two hours from 10am on RTÉ2 starting Monday, 11 January 2021.

  • Cúla4 on TG4 provides plenty of Gaeilge programmes which children can watch to keep up their Gaeilge learning.

  • Water Safety Now every child can learn basic water safety skills at home

  • Twinkl.ie have excellent school closures packs which can be used as extra work from home should your child like to do some extra activities – use code CVDTWINKLEHELPS for a free month when signing up

  • Let’s Play Ireland is a government-led initiative aimed at promoting play for all children living in Ireland during the COVID-19 emergency.

Special Education Needs

  • NCSE  – The National Council for Special Education (NCSE) is currently preparing online resources for children with Special Educational Needs who are at home as a result of the schools’ closure.