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 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.