2nd Class Work at Home – Week: May 5th – May 8th 2020

2nd Class work


Master Your Maths: Monday to Friday plus weekly test.

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

Tables: Revise -11 & -12 tables.


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

Reading from Core Reader ‘How to make a polar bear peppermint creams’ and complete activities from Skills book pg 58 – 61


Pick any two Spellings and Revise this week.

Continue with Duolingo practice each day.

CÚLA 4 Ar Scoil at 10am on TG4


This week we are focusing on the prayer before and after Communion.

In the Grow in Love programme we are looking at Theme 9 – Creation

In the workbook please complete Lesson 1 – God created us page 50 & 51

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: Continuing with the theme Africa, this week we are looking at a Fact File on Ethiopia

Workbook pages 76 – 77

In your project copy complete a fact file on the Nile crocodile. Focusing on size, colour, habitat, hunting and diet. Draw a picture of the Nile crocodile.



Create your own African Mask!



Try and do 60 minutes of exercise each day.


For anyone who maybe be looking for a little bit of extra work, Folens have created ‘Folens School at home’ where they have put a weekly plan of work together. This is optional of course but may be useful.



  • 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