• Home Learning- March 2020

    Dear parents and carers,

    Please find the Home Learning plan below.  Please also refer to the attached document in our email sent last Thursday which has extra activities to complete.

    Keep safe and well,

    Helen and Eimear

    helen.keogh@kildaretownet.ie

    eimear.cahill@kildaretownet.ie

     

     

     

    • Gaeilge:

     

    Beal Beo: 

    Page: 46, 47, 87, 89, 91, 106, 118, 119, 122, 123, 136, 158, 159, 170

    Complete in the green copy which has been sent home. 

    Don’t write in the textbook (book rental)

     

    Leabhar Litrithe: 

    Page: 23, 24, 25, 26, 27,28, 29,30, 31

     

    Leigh Sa Bhaile:

    Read 1 page a day and answer questions verbally. (Start from page 18)

     

     

    • English

     

     

    Literacy Leap:

    All activities to be completed: Comprehension/ grammar/ vocabulary/ writing

    Complete in the green copy which has been sent home. 

    Chapter 9

    Chapter 11

    Chapter 12

     

    Spelling Books:

     

    Week 24, 25, 26

    Do one spelling set each week as we would normally do in class.

    Add to your ‘What a Star’ section with words from your reading book. 

     

    Reading:

    Every day from your reading book/ books from home. 

     

    English in Practise:

    1 page to be completed a day- as normal

     

     

    • Maths

     

     

    Practise times tables daily. Use this website to practise also: 

    https://www.timestables.com/1-minute-test/

    Mental Maths:

    1 page to be completed a day- as normal

     

    Planet Maths page: 17, 22, 28, 29, 30, 31, 36, 41, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 78, 79, 94, 100, 101.

     

     

    • SESE

     

     

    There are a number of Geography, History, Science and Art activities uploaded on Aladdin and sent through email.  These must also be completed. You can print them if you need to or work directly into the green copy.

     There are also supplementary English, Irish and Maths activities here too.

     

     

    • Project:

     

     

    SESE Project

    Below is an outline of a project you can carry out. It is set out by days. This project is based on a country of your choice.

    It can be presented in a format of your choice also.

    Day 1: Introduction
    Choose the country you want to study. Find out the capital of the country. Is there a major language spoken in this country? In what continent is this country located?

    Day 2: History

    In this section you should include;

    What date did the country come into existence?
    How this country actually became a country (major events leading to the formation of the country). Famous people/kings/rulesr/presidents in this country

    Day 3: Geography

    Major landforms, bodies of water (rivers, lakes), major cities

    Day 4: Culture


    Clothing, Religion, Food, National holidays

    Day 5: Climate

    General weather conditions (e.g. yearly temperature, yearly rainfall)
    The affects that the weather has on this country (e.g. what food can be grown because of the climate? Housing conditions? Etc.)

    Day 6: Interesting Facts

    Examples might include:

    Population, Story behind the flag, Travel tips, Native animals, Strange laws

    Day 7: Design    Draw and colour the country’s flag
    Draw/print any other interesting pictures you came across while carrying out your research.
    Day 8: Put all information/pictures together in the format of your choice.