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St Vincent De Paul Infant School, Marino, Dublin 9

First Class Home Activities

School Closure: Home Activities  

        CLASS LEVELFirst Class            18th- 22nd January  

A reminder that adult supervision is necessary when your child is using the internet, SeeSaw and educational links/ videos included below.  

 

To access previous week’s work please follow this link: First Class Home Activities Archive 

 

Note: The week’s work is a menu only, from which you can choose to do some, or all of the lessons/activities. It is there to help you and your family. Our hope is that the structure of the work we provide will make life easier for you, not more difficult. Do what works best for you and your family. 

 

Seesaw: Remember to send on some of your work to your teacher on Seesaw: https://web.seesaw.me/platforms   

 

 

Date  

English  

Gaeilge 

Maths  

Other  

 

Resources/links needed this week 

 

  • Spelling List – As each class is on a different list, your teacher will tell you your spelling list each week.  
  • Home School copy book (Sent home in September) 
  • Mrs. Murphy Handwriting copy 
  • Activities on Seesaw will be sent out on the day at 9am. 

 

Resources/links needed this week 

 

 

 

Resources/links needed this week 

 

  • Home School copy book (Sent home in September) 
  • Activities on Seesaw will be sent out on the day at 9am.   
  • Planet Maths Workbook 

 

Resources/links needed this week 

 

 

Grow in Love login details below:  

Email address: trial@growinlove.ie 

Password: growinlove 

 

 

 

 

Mon 

  1. Reading: 

Looking After Zara pg 7 & 8. 

Read along  with the teacher and listen to the questions she asks.  

 

  1. Spellings/ Writing: 

Pick 2 spellings of your choice and put them into sentences. (In your home school copy) 

 

  1. Seesaw Activity: 

Complete the ‘Wordsearch Looking After Zara’ on Seesaw. 

 

 

Bua na Cainte Video 1 (Sa Bhaile Ceacht 1) 

 

Watch the video under the First Class Bua na Cainte tab. 

Scroll to bottom of the page for 1st video- 

Sa Bhaile ceacht 1 

  

Watch the video and play the games.

Can you get the answer before the teacher? 

  1. Warm-Up Games: 

Count forwards and backwards in tens from 10-100 

Challenge: Can you do it while doing jumping jacks? 

 

  1. Time: 

Learn how to tell the time with half past.  

Watch this video first and then click on this link to practise. 

 

  1. Workbook: 

Planet Maths Workbook p134. Complete section A. 

 

SESE- Geography- The Artic  

Ask your child what they know about the Artic 

 

Watch this video and see if they were right: The Artic 

 

Optional: 

Kids National Geographic: 10 Facts about the Artic 

 

Listen to a story about the Artic: The Polar Bear Son: An Inuit Tale: Video 31 

  

Tues 

  1. Reading: 

Looking After Zara pg 9 & 10. 

Read along with the teacher and listen to the questions she asks. 

 

  1. Spellings/ Writing: 

Pick 2 spellings of your choice and 

put them into sentences. 

 

  1. Seesaw Activity: 

Complete ‘Sentences Looking After Zara Activity’ on Seesaw. 

 

 

Workbook: 

Bua na Cainte lth. 55 

  

Léigh iadPioc 3 cinn 

Scríobh agus tarraing i do chóipleabhar. 

(Read. Pick 3. Write and draw in your copy.) 

 

  1.  Warm-Up Activities: 

Can you say the days of the week while hopping on one foot? 

 

  1. Workbook:  

Planet Maths Workbook p134. Complete section B & C. 

 

Religion- Grow in Love log in 

(login details above in resources box) 

 

  1. Watch video: 
  • Select the First-Class book 
  • Click theme four: We have the Gospel at Mass 
  • Click Lesson 1: All who heard him were amazed 
  • Watch the video: The boy Jesus in the Temple 

 

  1. Workbook: 

Grow in Love workbook: Complete page 24 

Optional PE: Live Workout with the Edge Gym at 9:30 

Wed 

  1. Spellings/ Writing:  

Pick 2 spellings of your choice and put them into sentences. 

 

  1. Reading:  

Choose a book to listen to from the ‘January Bookshelf Activity’ on Seesaw. 

 

 

Workbook: 

Bua na Cainte lth. 56 

  

Críochnaígí na habairtí. 

(Finish the sentences). 

  1. Warm-Up Activities: 

What can you do in a minute?  

Using the minute timer here, How many times can you? 

  • write your name 
  • hop on the spot 
  • click your fingers 

 

  1. Seesaw Activity: 

Complete’ Matching Time Activity’ on Seesaw. 

 

 

Religion- Grow in Love log in 

(login details above in resources box) 

 

  1. Think about the video you watched yesterday of Jesus in the Temple. 

 

  1. Workbook: 

Complete Grow in Love page 25 

Thurs 

  1. Writing: 

Complete the next 2 pages in your Mrs. Murphy handwriting copy.  

 

  1. Spellings/ Writing:  

Pick 2 spellings of your choice and 

put them into sentences. 

 

 

Bua na Cainte Video (Sa Bhaile ceacht 2)  

Watch the video under the First Class Bua na Cainte tab. 

Scroll to bottom of the page for

2nd video- ceacht 2 

 

Watch the video and play the games.

Can you get the answer before the teacher? 

 

  1.  Warm-Up Activities: 

Practice your sums here. 

 

  1. Time: 

Be a time detective – can you find different things in your house that relate to time? You could draw each one and name them in your home school diary or take pictures of them and send to your teacher. 

 

  1. Challenge: 

I went for a walk at 4 o’ clock. I walked for one hour. What time do I finish my walk at? 

PE-Five Senses Scavenger Hunt- Go on a scavenger hunt in your garden or somewhere near your house. Use your 5 Senses and see what you can: 

See 

Hear 

Taste 

Touch 

Smell 

 

Optional: 

Can you find some of the items mentioned in this scavenger hunt worksheet? Senses Scavenger Hunt 

 

Weekly Optional:  

Get Active Ideas 

 Live Workout with the Edge Gym at 9:30 

 

Fri 

  1. Spellings: 

Are you able to write down your spellings if someone calls them out to you? See can you get all 10 of them written down.  

 

  1. Reading:  

Choose a book to listen to from the ‘January Bookshelf Activity’ on Seesaw. 

 

 

Workbook: 

Bua na Cainte plth. 57  

  

Ceangail na hUimhreacha agus 

dathaigh an leathanach. 

(Join the dots and colour the picture) 

Kahoot! Quiz! 

 

Click on this link to access the Kahoot! Quiz.  

 

Game Pin: 09767761 

 

Let us know on Seesaw how you did. Good luck! 

   

Arts- Music 

 

Listen to the Months of the Year song and try to sing along.  

 

Can you practice saying the months of the year in a low voice/ high voice/ fast voice. 

  

 

 

From the SEN Team for all children    

LINK TO TEACHING VIDEOS    

   

This week’s Work  

Optional:  

  

The Learning Support Team, also known as SET, have made some teaching videos for all the children in the class.   

The weekly video/activity suggested may be practised daily or as often as possible.   

  

Teaching Video:   

Magic E/Silent E- Watch Video 1 

Teaching Video:

Listen to a story about the Artic: 

The Polar Bear Son: An Inuit Tale: Video 31