Work at Home – Week: May 5th – May 8th 2020

6th Class Maths Answers – May 7th

Q3. A >, B <, C <, D=,E>, F>, G<, H=, I>

Q4. A.650g, 1.6kg, 3kg B.772g, 4.099kg, 4.15kg C.2 85/1000kg, 4600g, 5kg  D. 2.001kg, 2010g, 2.1kg

  1. 304g, 3 4/100kg, 3.4kg F. 740g, 7004g, 7.4kg

Q5.  ( change all weights to the same unit of measurement)

  1. 65kg-64.20kg= 22.45kg
  2. 50kg-48.75kg= 5.75kg
  3. (54.5kg+48.75kg)= 103.25kg-88.65kg=14.60kg
  4. (88.65+54.5kg)- ( 48.75kg+64.2kg) = 143.15kg-112.95kg= 30.2kg


  • 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

  • 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