Junior Infants Mrs. O Leary

.Junior

Infants

Monday 30th March

·         Handwriting  – Tell your child to continue doing a page from each ‘Just Handwriting’  book.

·         Just Phonics: pg. 50 – Encourage your child to read the words independently. Circle and colour the correct picture.

·         English Reading ; Continue doing the word list Core Reader 2; On the Farm. Read page 3 and 4.

·         Word Box 4.

·         Busy at Maths P89 – Count , colour and trace the numeral.

·         Irish ; Irish sheet with words on Easter. Read 4 words every day.

·         Religion ; Grow in Love online

Login details for Grow in love 
Email: trial@growinlove.ie 
Password: growinlove 

 

Click on Junior Infants. Then click on Theme 6 Holy Week and Easter.  Click on the story of The Last Supper. Allow your child to listen to the story .Complete page 36 in Grow in Love activity book.

 

Junior Infants

Tuesday 31st March

·         Handwriting  – Tell your child  to continue doing a page from each  ‘Just Handwriting’ book.

·         Just Phonics: pg.51– Encourage your child to read the sounds. Then ask them to tell you which picture contains the sound. Colour the correct picture.

·         English Reading ; Continue doing the word list Core Reader 2; On the Farm. Read page 5 and 6.

·         Word Box 5.

·         News  Copy ; I have written a sample news in the news copy. Encourage your child to write their own news . Write the day , weather and 3 or 4 more sentences. Encourage your child to put finger space between each word and a full stop at the end of every sentence. Your child can draw a picture at the bottom of the page.

·         Busy at Maths ; Page 90 ; Encourage your child to count the objects in each set. Then trace over the correct numeral and colour the pictures.

·         Irish ; Irish sheet with words on Easter. Read 4 words every day.

Junior Infants

Wednesday 1st  April

·         Handwriting ; Tell your child  to continue doing a page from each  ‘Just Handwriting’ book.

·         Just Phonics Pupil Book 1 (white book); Page 20 ‘ai’ sound.

·         English Reading ;; Continue doing the word list Core Reader 2; On the Farm. Read page 7 and 8.

·         Word Box  6.

·         Busy at Maths  ; Page 91 Count and colour each set and trace over the correct numeral.

·         Irish ; Irish sheet with words on Easter. Read 4 words every day.

·         Religion ;Page 37 Say the prayers together.

 

Junior Infants

Thursday 2nd April

·         Handwriting ; Tell your child  to continue doing a page from each  ‘Just Handwriting’ book.

·         Just Phonics ;Page 52 ; Encourage your child to tell you what each picture is . Then look at the words and get your child to sound them out to see which is the correct word.

·         English Reading ; Continue doing the word list Core Reader 2; On the Farm. Read page 9 and 10.

·         Word Box 4 , 5 , 6.

·         Busy at Maths P94 ;Encourage your child to count and add the objects. Write the answer and colour.

·         Religion ;; Grow in Love online

Login details for Grow in love 
Email: trial@growinlove.ie 
Password: growinlove 

·         Click on Junior Infants. Then click on Theme 6 Holy Week and Easter.  Click on the story of Jesus dies on the cross. Complete page 38 in Grow in Love activity book.

·         Irish;  Irish sheet with words on Easter. Read 4 words every day.

 

 

Junior Infants

Friday 3rd April

·         Handwriting ; – Tell your child to continue doing a page from each ‘Just Handwriting’  book.

·         Just Phonics: small workbook Page 12 ; r

·         English Reading ; Continue doing the word list Core Reader 2; On the Farm. Read page 11 and 12.

·         Test Copy ; Call out the words Test 1 on the sheet in your childs test copy. Encourage your child to write the sounds for each word. Write each word on a new line. Please give a test every Friday.

·         Busy at Maths  Home /School Links;  P22

·         Religion ; Grow in Love activity book;Page 39. Read the story to your child.

 

 

 

Every day

·         Nursery Rhymes

·         Library Books

·         Sing A Song!!

 

 

 

Notes:

 

 

Junior Infants Irish  ; 30th March-3rd April

An Cháisc ; Easter

 

This week  approaching Easter, we are looking at the theme of Easter in our Irish. Below is a list of vocabulary included in our lesson, what they mean and how they are pronounced. Also included are phrases you might like to use with your child and also the song we would have been learning.

Foclóir Meaning How to pronounce !!!!!
  1. Crann
Tree Crown
  1. An ghrian
The sun On green
  1. Scamall
Cloud Skomill
  1. Spéir
Sky Spare
  1. Féar
Grass Fair
  1. Uan
Lamb Oon
  1. Ubh Chásca
Easter egg Uv cawska
  1. Ciseán
Basket Keyshawn
  1. Coinín
Rabbit Cwineen
  1. Sicín
Chicken Shickeen
  1. Páirc
Park/field Pawrk
  1. Seacláid
Chocolate Shocklawd
  1. Ag bailiú
Collecting Egg bolooo
  1. Cad atá sa pháirc?
What is in the field? Cod athaw sa pawrk?
  1. Tá _____ sa pháirc.
The _____ is in the field. Thaw ____ sa fawrk.
  1. Cad atá sa chiseán?
What is in the basket? Cod athaw sa keyshawn?
  1. Tá _____ sa chiseán.
The _____ is in the basket. Thaw _______ sa keyshawn.
  1. Is breá liom ______ .
I love ____ Isss bra lum _____.
  1. An Coinín Cásca (Poem)

 

An coinín Cásca

Is breá liom é

D’fhág sé seacláid

I ngach áit inné

Ubh anseo agus ubh 

ansiúd

Is breá liom an coinín

Cásca

The Easter Bunny

 

The Easter Bunny

I love him

He left chocolate

Everywhere yesterday

An egg here and an egg there

 

I love the Easter Bunny

 

 

  1. Cúig hUibhe (Song)

 

Cúig huibhe isigh sa nead

Cearc ar gor, gug, gug, gug

Scoilt blaosc, scoilt sí arís

Tháinig sicín amach: tsíp, tsíp

 

Ceithre huibhe

Trí huibhe

Dhá huibhe

Ubh amháin

5 Eggs

 

Five eggs in the nest

 

Sitting hens, gug, gug, gug

 

Shells splitting, they split again

 

A chick comes out, cheep, cheep

4 eggs ….

3 eggs …..

2 eggs …..

1 egg  …..