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St. Josephs Primary School, Antrim

Home Learning Activities Primary 7 Week 1 (Monday 23rd March)

22nd Mar 2020

Dear parents,

As you are now well aware, school has had to close as a result of Covid 19.

We strongly recommend that children continue to complete school work and daily homework tasks in as normal a way as possible. 


Homework would take the usual format. For example:

Monday:

  • Reading
  • Spellings-ABC order
  • Literacy Day 93
  • MA Section 2, Test 12, Part A
  • Mental maths label
  • Individual spellings/mental maths labels are in diaries for the next few weeks. 

Below is a list of other useful learning links and activities.

📌 Religion - Say prayers morning and night, sing our prayer before and after meals, revise the Easter story, continue to learn the Fruits and Gifts of the Holy Spirit, revise the Ten Commandments - www.topmarks.co.uk/Easter/easterstory

 

📌 PE - Remain active, get out and about on your bikes, go for a walk, etc.

 

📌 Topic - Continue to research and learn about our topic of Fairtrade. The following links may help:

 

https://schools.fairtrade.org.uk/resource/?type=activities-and-games,assembly-plan,films,lesson-plans#page-1

 

https://www.google.co.uk/amp/s/www.twinkl.co.uk/resource/amp/t-t-18574-fairtrade-activity-pack

 

https://cafod.org.uk/content/download/733/6290/version/11/CAFOD%20BANANA%20SPLIT%20GAME.pdf

 

📌 Literacy

 

📌 Numeracy

  • My Maths - to revise concepts already taught. Pupils can explore games and lessons here.
  • Corbett Maths - the Five a Day can be completed daily.
  • Times Tables Rockstars - print outs have been made available to children who were in school to continue with daily timed tasks. The link below is for the stopwatch and song playlist for the 3min time limit.

https://ttrockstars.com/site/playlist

 

Other useful websites:

💻 Topmarks literacy and numeracy games e.g hit the button, daily 10 etc. 

💻 BBC Bitesize to revise key topics and concepts in Literacy, Numeracy and our ‘Fairtrade’ topic.

💻 www.scholastic.com/learnathome which provides 20 days of learning with free online learning including articles, stories, videos and fun learning challenges.

💻 Parents can also sign up to www.twinkl.co.uk/offer and enter the code UKTWINKLHELPS for a one month unlimited free trial.

On this website, there are unlimited resources in all subject areas including PowerPoints, worksheets and activities. This is a fantastic resource to be given access to and recommended by teachers!

 

Any additional worksheets, tasks, textbook pages, etc will either be attached as a link to a website via this class page or through SeeSaw.

 

Good luck with your online learning. We hope everyone stays healthy and safe and hopefully we will see you soon!

 

Mrs McNally, Miss McErlain and Mrs Medved’ova.

 
 
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