3rd Class – Work at Home – Week: March 30th – April 3rd 2020

Practise multiplication tables

Read for at least 15 minutes per day e.g. completed Starlight stories/own books

Revise spellings in Cearlitriu lessons 1-3

Do at least 15 minutes of activity per day. Dance, play in the garden or try a workout from Gonoodle or YouTube e.g. ‘Joe Wicks P.E lessons’, ‘Just Dance’ or ‘10@10’

Practise your tin whistle notes and songs each day

Research an animal. Create a fact file on the animal.
Create a fact file on a country we’ve covered in Small World.

Make some junk art using recyclable rubbish (cereal boxes, egg cartons, toilet roll holders etc.). You could make a rocket, person, house, car or train.

Grow in Love: Read chapters on Holy Week and Easter. Draw an Easter picture.


  • 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.