Junior/Senior Infants

WATER SAFETY:

Your water safety resources have been emailed to each class individually but if you’re having trouble working with them, access all resources here: Screen’s Theme of the Week: Water Safety

Junior Infants: June Week 4 – Beginning Monday 22nd June

  • Reminders/ Notes: Our last week can you believe it! I am sending the regular work for our last week in case anyone wants it but as always do whatever suits your family.
  • Reminders/ Notes: For the last month we will be completing whole school activities each Wednesday instead of class work.  Please see separate whole school emails for details.

JUNIOR INFANTS

Week 4: Monday 22nd June: Uploaded Plan of weekly work JI

Reminders / Notes:

We are revising our phonics for the third time now.  We are back to the LIGHT GREEN sounds.

Here are a list of words your child could make using the sound of the day and the sound boxes:

ue: blue, glue, true, clue, Sue

er: her, river, never, sister, butter

ar: arm, bar, start, farm, star

Suggested Activities:

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GENERAL:

  • : trains / dolls /puppets / figures / masks /  make a fort in the sitting room / imaginary play of any type
  • Set up a shop (food / hardware / clothes / toy) / a post office / a castle / a fire station / a police station /a kitchen / a birthday party / a picnic / a zoo with teddys  etc to play and act in.
  • Build something out of Lego / wooden blocks / cubes / cardboard boxes, kitchen roll holders etc / Knex / whatever you have at home
  • Sand / planting / gardening / play with water and containers / make a picture or build something out of natural objects like leaves, pebbles, grass, flowers etc.
  • Paint / draw / make a collage / Junk Art (build something out of recycled materials ) / make playdough
  • Playdough / threading beads or buttons / cutting and pasting anything (find, cut and stick things that begin with the letter X, things that you would find outside / things that you would find inside / things that you would want if it was hot / things your Dad would like / things a teacher could use). Dexteria – Is a great app for developing fine motor skills.
  • Snap, memory, go fish, old maid with your phonic sounds / Board games / card games / eg.snap, memory, go fish / jigsaws / puzzles / Treasure hunts (Find 5 things beginning with the letter …. / Find 5 things that fit in a small box / Find 5 small blue things) / Hangman / Charades
  • Football / hurling / soccer / tennis / basketball / throwing and catching / / go for a cycle with someone / 
  •   Hide and Go Seek / Obstacle course / dancing to music / Listen to Kidzbop and dance

/ Go Noodle: https://app.gonoodle.com/channels  / P.E. with Joe Wicks

  • Cula 4 – Edcolearning.ie – Bua na Cainte B /https://www.cula4.com/en/?gclid=Cj0KCQjwu6fzBRC6ARIsAJUwa2S2GR9-  /
  • Topmarks / Folensonline.ie / Enrich.com
  • – Starfall.com does have levelled reading activities and I urge you to help your child engage with them (1st they try to read the page focusing on sounding out the words , 2nd they listen to the computer read the page, 3rd they read the page again focusing on how their reading sounds). 
  • : Twinkle is also giving a free month which is full of resources for all areas – this is especially good for phonics. 

SENIOR INFANTS

Senior Infants: June Week 4 – Beginning Monday 22nd of June  

  • Reminders/ Notes: Our last week can you believe it! I am sending the regular work for our last week in case anyone wants it but as always do whatever suits your family.
  • Reminders/ Notes: For the last month we will be completing whole school activities each Wednesday instead of class work.  Please see separate whole school emails for details.

Week 4: Monday 22nd June: Uploaded Plan of weekly work SI

Suggested Activities:

GENERAL:

  • : trains / dolls /puppets / figures / masks /  make a fort in the sitting room / imaginary play of any type
  • Set up a shop (food / hardware / clothes / toy) / a post office / a castle / a fire station / a police station /a kitchen / a birthday party / a picnic / a zoo with teddys  etc to play and act in.
  • Build something out of Lego / wooden blocks / cubes / cardboard boxes, kitchen roll holders etc / Knex / whatever you have at home
  • Sand / planting / gardening / play with water and containers / make a picture or build something out of natural objects like leaves, pebbles, grass, flowers etc.
  • Paint / draw / make a collage / Junk Art (build something out of recycled materials ) / make playdough
  • Playdough / threading beads or buttons / cutting and pasting anything (find, cut and stick things that begin with the letter X, things that you would find outside / things that you would find inside / things that you would want if it was hot / things your Dad would like / things a teacher could use). Dexteria – Is a great app for developing fine motor skills.
  • Snap, memory, go fish, old maid with your phonic sounds / Board games / card games / eg.snap, memory, go fish / jigsaws / puzzles / Treasure hunts (Find 5 things beginning with the letter …. / Find 5 things that fit in a small box / Find 5 small blue things) / Hangman / Charades
  • Football / hurling / soccer / tennis / basketball / throwing and catching / / go for a cycle with someone / 
  •   Hide and Go Seek / Obstacle course / dancing to music / Listen to Kidzbop and dance

/ Go Noodle: https://app.gonoodle.com/channels  / P.E. with Joe Wicks

  • Cula 4 – Edcolearning.ie – Bua na Cainte B /https://www.cula4.com/en/?gclid=Cj0KCQjwu6fzBRC6ARIsAJUwa2S2GR9-  /
  • Topmarks / Folensonline.ie / Enrich.com
  • – Starfall.com does have levelled reading activities and I urge you to help your child engage with them (1st they try to read the page focusing on sounding out the words , 2nd they listen to the computer read the page, 3rd they read the page again focusing on how their reading sounds). 
  • : Twinkle is also givinga free access which is full of resources for all areas – this is especially good for phonics.