2nd Class Work at Home – Week: May 25th – May 29th 2020

Maths: Master Your Maths: Please complete weeks that you may not have finished.

See link below for mental maths games:


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

Tables: Skip Counting 5s to 50 and 6s to 60

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

Starlight: Reading from Combined Reading and Skills Book ‘World Book Day’ and complete activities pages 7-9 in your copybook.

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

  1. Go to 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
  • Starlight Combined Reading and Skills Book for ‘World Book Day’

Gaeilge: Pick any two Spellings and Revise this week.

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

CÚLA 4 Ar Scoil is starting Monday the 20th at 10am on TG4

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

In the Grow in Love programme we are looking at Inter- religious education – Places of Prayer

In the workbook please take a look at pages 62 & 63

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


Life Cycle of a Butterfly page 81

In your project copy write your own sentence for each stage of the butterfly life cycle. Draw a picture for each stage.


P.E: Try and do 60 minutes of exercise each day

Art: Have fun and use your imagination with these silly drawing prompts!

  • Draw a shark eating a cupcake.
  • Draw a butterfly eating a steak.
  • Draw yourself with a super power.
  • Draw a piece of fruit in outer space.
  • Draw a pineapple rollerblading.
  • Draw a lemon making orange juice.
  • Draw the strangest pair of glasses you can imagine.


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.