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 over an hour of “school on TV” to support primary school children and their parents at home. It will run from 11-12 Monday to Friday on RTÉ 2, with a shorter “catch-up” segment later in the afternoon. It will be aimed particularly at children in 1st to 6th class.

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

  • My 2020 Covid-19 Time Capsule – a great resource to help capture the memories from the time we spend safe at home.

  • 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.

  • Active HOME Week are inviting you to participate in the ‘Active HOME Week‘ challenge.

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.

Messages for 6th Class

  • #Messagesfor6thclass  – Some helpful messages for 6th class pupils as they move from Primary School to Secondary School