5th Class Work at Home – Week: April 27th – May 1st 2020


  • Correct Master Your Maths [answers below]
  • Master Your Maths Week 29 Day 1-4 & Test [Ms. Murphy Room 30 only]
  • Master Your Maths Week 28 Day 1-4 & Test [Ms. Murphy Room 25 & Mrs. Henderson]
  • Revise Multiplication & Division tables (topmarks.com)
  • Revise Maths Notes copy


  • Am Don Léamh pg. 56 & 57
  • Revise Irish Notes copy



Theme: Under The Sea

Research and create a fact file in your SESE copy on any interesting sea creature of your choice. There is also a video link attached to help start your investigation of undersea creatures.


Here are some examples from the video clip to choose from;

  • California Sea Lions
  • Sea Otter
  • Blue Whale
  • Orca
  • Clownfish

Visual Art

Create a piece of art titled “Under The Sea” using materials at home.

Here of some examples of the different ways you can create your piece of work which are available on Google;


This week is Active Home Week. Why not try some of these activities or come up with your own.  Try and do 60 minutes of physical activity each day and record it in the chart below.


Am Don Léamh

Master Your Maths Answers


  • 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