3rd Class Work at Home – Week: Jan 11th – Jan 15th 2021

Click the button below to see a social story about having a teams call with my teacher. This may be very useful for some children prior to joining a group call.

Social Story – A Teams Call With Teacher

When books are being collected from the school at the prescribed times for each class level during the week beginning Jan 11th, each pupil will receive a username and password which will allow them access to Microsoft Office365 – this online resource will allow each child access a range of Microsoft features such as Word, PowerPoint, Outlook (email) and Microsoft Teams. 

The following video shows how to join a Microsoft Teams meeting:

Download Microsoft Teams App


Starlight Reader Unit 8a p. 90

Monday:  Read p. 90 Cobweb Morning, p.91 Exercise A 1-5

Tuesday: P.91 QB 1-5, QC Vocablary 1-6

Wednesday: P.92 QD Vocabulary Revision Q1-6

Thursday: P.93 QE ( Prepositions of place = on, to , under, over etc.)

Friday: P.94 QF Word Web to dscribe Snow. QG  Planning a poem Q2 and 3.

Spellbound : Unit 14 p.30 and 31


Mathemagic: Chapter 35 Chance

Book p.165 to 168. Revise tables x10,x5 and x2.

Master your Maths: Week 15 (Monday to Friday) p. 34 and 35, (Friday) p. 80



Follow Joe Wicks live exercise classes for children live on Youtube.

Complete the following challenge each day;

*Remaining schoolbooks are to be collected from the school on Wednesday January 13th from 10am to 11am for 3rd class at the school doors.

* Each child will receive an email and password with these books to assist with our remote learning programme.

* If you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact your class teacher via email:

Mrs. O’Neill : uoneill@scoilghobnatan.com

Ms. O’Riordan: aoriordan@scoilghobntan.com

Ms. Butler: mbutler@scoilghobnatan.com

Ms. O’Callaghan: rocallaghan@scoilghobnatan.com

Mr. O’Neill: foneill@scoilghobnatan.com


  • 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.