Thursday, 30 November 2017

Obair Bhaile                                                                              30ú lá/de mhí Samhain/2017

Litriú Gaeilge: learn new words for Irish game 'Dúradáin' - phrases in display booklet.
English Spellings: Week 14 - 'ary' words. Learn them - Look,say,cover, spell, write & check. Put each spelling into a sentence to show you understand the meaning of each word.
Reading: Please read for a minimum of 15mins each night and make a record of your reading in your Reading Log.
MYM: Pg. 28 & 29 - Week 12 - complete Mon - Thurs sections by Friday.
Gaeilge: Learn the poem 'Bia'. Be able to say it orally.
Maths: Revise fractions, Decimals and Percentages sheet (in display booklet) should learn off by heart - test Friday. Will also check if you can multiply and divide fractions.
  • Bring back test copies and reading logs - please get them signed.
NB. Upcoming 6th Class Trips/Days Out:

1.  We are hoping to bring the kids to see the film 'Wonder' before we finish up for the Christmas holidays. (The children read this novel in 5th Class.) We are yet to confirm the exact date for this trip. The total cost for the 3 Trips is 12euro. The 12euro will go towards the buses for these trips. The school is covering all additional costs as we are conscious that the Christmas Holidays are approaching and that money can be tight at this time of the year. 

Monday, 27 November 2017

Obair Bhaile                                                                              27ú lá/de mhí Samhain/2017

Litriú Gaeilge: learn new words for Irish game 'Dúradáin' - phrases in display booklet.
English Spellings: Week 14 - 'ary' words. Learn them - Look,say,cover, spell, write & check. Put each spelling into a sentence to show you understand the meaning of each word.
Reading: Please read for a minimum of 15mins each night and make a record of your reading in your Reading Log.
MYM: Pg. 28 & 29 - Week 12 - complete Mon - Thurs sections by Friday.
Gaeilge: Learn the poem 'Bia'. Be able to say it orally.
Maths: Revise fractions, Decimals and Percentages sheet (in display booklet) should learn off by heart - test Friday. Will also check if you can multiply and divide fractions.
Geography: Learn counties, provinces of Ireland - will test tomorrow.
  • Bring back test copies and reading logs - please get them signed.
NB. Upcoming 6th Class Trips/Days Out:

1. Marathon Kids - has been re-scheduled to this Thursday, 30th November 2017. We hope to be there and register at 10am. The race should be shortly afterwards. Parents are welcome to attend. It's in Morton Stadium, Santry. Wear appropriate clothing (leggings, shorts, under armour, runners, t-shirt, etc.) and bring a separate gear bag with lunch and drinks. 
2. We are going to visit a mosque in Clonskeagh on Wednesday, November 29th. We hope to bring the kids somewhere else afterwards (e.g. a park, museum, etc.). 
3. Finally we are hoping to bring the kids to see the film 'Wonder' before we finish up for the Christmas holidays. (The children read this novel in 5th Class.) We are yet to confirm the exact date for this trip. The total cost for the 3 Trips is 12euro. The 12euro will go towards the buses for these trips. The school is covering all additional costs as we are conscious that the Christmas Holidays are approaching and that money can be tight at this time of the year. 

Thursday, 23 November 2017

Obair Bhaile                                                                              23ú lá/de mhí Samhain/2017

Litriú Gaeilge: learn new phrases (the cómhra: 'An Siopadóir & an Custaméir') - phrases in display booklet.
English Spellings: Week 13 - 'si' words. Learn them - Look,say,cover, spell, write & check. Put each spelling into a sentence to show you understand the meaning of each word.
Reading: Please read for a minimum of 15mins each night and make a record of your reading in your Reading Log.
MYM: Pg. 26 & 27 - Week 11 - complete Mon - Thurs sections by Friday.
Gaeilge: Learn the poem 'Duileoga Deasa'. Be able to say it orally.
Maths: Revise fractions, Decimals and Percentages sheet (in display booklet) should learn off by heart - test Friday. Will also check if you can add and subtract fractions (like the H/W sheets) this Friday.
  • Bring back test copies and reading logs - please get them signed.
NB. Upcoming 6th Class Trips/Days Out:

1. Marathon Kids - to be re-scheduled. I'll let you know when I hear anything.
2. We are going to visit a mosque in Clonskeagh on Wednesday, November 29th. We hope to bring the kids somewhere else afterwards (e.g. a park, museum, etc.). 
3. Finally we are hoping to bring the kids to see the film 'Wonder' before we finish up for the Christmas holidays. (The children read this novel in 5th Class.) We are yet to confirm the exact date for this trip. The total cost for the 3 Trips is 12euro. The 12euro will go towards the buses for these trips. The school is covering all additional costs as we are conscious that the Christmas Holidays are approaching and that money can be tight at this time of the year. 

Wednesday, 22 November 2017

Obair Bhaile                                                                              22ú lá/de mhí Samhain/2017

Litriú Gaeilge: learn new phrases - phrases in display booklet.
English Spellings: Week 13 - 'si' words. Learn them - Look,say,cover, spell, write & check. Put each spelling into a sentence to show you understand the meaning of each word.
Reading: Please read for a minimum of 15mins each night and make a record of your reading in your Reading Log.
MYM: Pg. 26 & 27 - Week 11 - complete Mon - Thurs sections by Friday.
Gaeilge: Learn the poem 'Duileoga Deasa'. Be able to say it orally.
Maths: Revise fractions, Decimals and Percentages sheet (in display booklet) should learn off by heart - test Friday. Will also check if you can add and subtract fractions (like the H/W sheets) this Friday.
  • Bring back test copies and reading logs - please get them signed.
NB. Upcoming 6th Class Trips/Days Out:

1. Marathon Kids - to be re-scheduled. I'll let you know when I hear anything.
2. We are going to visit a mosque in Clonskeagh on Wednesday, November 29th. We hope to bring the kids somewhere else afterwards (e.g. a park, museum, etc.). 
3. Finally we are hoping to bring the kids to see the film 'Wonder' before we finish up for the Christmas holidays. (The children read this novel in 5th Class.) We are yet to confirm the exact date for this trip. The total cost for the 3 Trips is 12euro. The 12euro will go towards the buses for these trips. The school is covering all additional costs as we are conscious that the Christmas Holidays are approaching and that money can be tight at this time of the year. 

Tuesday, 21 November 2017

Obair Bhaile                                                                              21ú lá/de mhí Samhain/2017

Marathon Kids Race is tomorrow - Don't forget your permission slip and your gear.
Litriú Gaeilge: learn new phrases - phrases in display booklet.
English Spellings: Week 13 - 'si' words. Learn them - Look,say,cover, spell, write & check. Put each spelling into a sentence to show you understand the meaning of each word.
Reading: Please read for a minimum of 15mins each night and make a record of your reading in your Reading Log.
MYM: Pg. 26 & 27 - Week 11 - complete Mon - Thurs sections by Friday.
Gaeilge: Learn the poem 'Duileoga Deasa'. Be able to say it orally.
Maths: complete the subtraction fraction worksheet.
Maths: Revise fractions, Decimals and Percentages sheet (in display booklet) should learn off by heart - test Friday. Will also check if you can add and subtract fractions (like the H/W sheets) this Friday.
  • Bring back test copies and reading logs - please get them signed.
NB. Upcoming 6th Class Trips/Days Out:

1. We have 3 class trips coming up. The final mile of the Marathon Kids Programme is next Wednesday 22nd November @ 10am in Morton Stadium, Santry. Parents are welcome to attend. 
2. We are going to visit a mosque in Clonskeagh on Wednesday, November 29th. We hope to bring the kids somewhere else afterwards (e.g. a park, museum, etc.). 
3. Finally we are hoping to bring the kids to see the film 'Wonder' before we finish up for the Christmas holidays. (The children read this novel in 5th Class.) We are yet to confirm the exact date for this trip. The total cost for the 3 Trips is 12euro. The 12euro will go towards the buses for these trips. The school is covering all additional costs as we are conscious that the Christmas Holidays are approaching and that money can be tight at this time of the year. 

Monday, 20 November 2017

Obair Bhaile                                                                                                20ú lá/de mhí Samhain/2017

Litriú Gaeilge: learn new phrases - phrases in display booklet.
English Spellings: Week 13 - 'si' words. Learn them - Look,say,cover, spell, write & check. Put each spelling into a sentence to show you understand the meaning of each word.
Reading: Please read for a minimum of 15mins each night and make a record of your reading in your Reading Log.
MYM: Pg. 26 & 27 - Week 11 - complete Mon - Thurs sections by Friday.
Gaeilge: Learn the poem 'Duileoga Deasa'. Be able to say it orally.
Maths: Learn fractions, Decimals and Percentages sheet (in display booklet) off by heart - test Friday.
  • Bring back test copies and reading logs - please get them signed.
NB. Upcoming 6th Class Trips/Days Out:

1. We have 3 class trips coming up. The final mile of the Marathon Kids Programme is next Wednesday 22nd November @ 10am in Morton Stadium, Santry. Parents are welcome to attend. 
2. We are going to visit a mosque in Clonskeagh on Wednesday, November 29th. We hope to bring the kids somewhere else afterwards (e.g. a park, museum, etc.). 
3. Finally we are hoping to bring the kids to see the film 'Wonder' before we finish up for the Christmas holidays. (The children read this novel in 5th Class.) We are yet to confirm the exact date for this trip. The total cost for the 3 Trips is 12euro. The 12euro will go towards the buses for these trips. The school is covering all additional costs as we are conscious that the Christmas Holidays are approaching and that money can be tight at this time of the year. 

Thursday, 16 November 2017

Obair Bhaile                                                                                                16ú lá/de mhí Samhain/2017

Litriú Gaeilge: learn new phrases - phrases in display booklet.
English Spellings: Week 11 - 'super & sur' words. Learn them - Look,say,cover, spell, write & check. Put each spelling into a sentence to show you understand the meaning of each word.
Reading: Please read for a minimum of 15mins each night and make a record of your reading in your Reading Log.
MYM: Pg. 24 & 25 - Week 10 - complete Mon - Thurs sections by Friday.
Gaeilge: Learn the poem 'Éadaí'. Be able to say it orally.
Maths: Learn fractions, Decimals and Percentages sheet (in display booklet) off by heart - test Friday.
  • Bring back test copies and reading logs - please get them signed.
  • NB. Intel Mini Scientist Competition this Thursday!!! 
  • Friday is BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) Day e.g. Laptop, Tablet, Smart Phone. Children are responsible for taking care of their own device(s). Parents may choose not to allow their child to BYOD. 
NB. Upcoming 6th Class Trips/Days Out:

1. We have 3 class trips coming up. The final mile of the Marathon Kids Programme is next Wednesday 22nd November @ 10am in Morton Stadium, Santry. Parents are welcome to attend. 
2. We are going to visit a mosque in Clonskeagh on Wednesday, November 29th. We hope to bring the kids somewhere else afterwards (e.g. a park, museum, etc.). 
3. Finally we are hoping to bring the kids to see the film 'Wonder' before we finish up for the Christmas holidays. (The children read this novel in 5th Class.) We are yet to confirm the exact date for this trip. The total cost for the 3 Trips is 12euro. The 12euro will go towards the buses for these trips. The school is covering all additional costs as we are conscious that the Christmas Holidays are approaching and that money can be tight at this time of the year. 

Wednesday, 15 November 2017

Obair Bhaile                                                                                                15ú lá/de mhí Samhain/2017

Litriú Gaeilge: learn new phrases - phrases in display booklet.
English Spellings: Week 11 - 'super & sur' words. Learn them - Look,say,cover, spell, write & check. Put each spelling into a sentence to show you understand the meaning of each word.
Reading: Please read for a minimum of 15mins each night and make a record of your reading in your Reading Log.
MYM: Pg. 24 & 25 - Week 10 - complete Mon - Thurs sections by Friday.
Gaeilge: Learn the poem 'Éadaí'. Be able to say it orally.
Maths: Learn fractions, Decimals and Percentages sheet (in display booklet) off by heart - test Friday.
Science: Intel Mini Scientist Competition is tomorrow - Make sure you're prepared!
Important Notes: 
  • Bring back test copies and reading logs - please get them signed.
  • NB. Intel Mini Scientist Competition this Thursday!!! 
  • Friday is BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) Day e.g. Laptop, Tablet, Smart Phone. Children are responsible for taking care of their own device(s). Parents may choose not to allow their child to BYOD. 
NB. Upcoming 6th Class Trips/Days Out:

1. We have 3 class trips coming up. The final mile of the Marathon Kids Programme is next Wednesday 22nd November @ 10am in Morton Stadium, Santry. Parents are welcome to attend. 
2. We are going to visit a mosque in Clonskeagh on Wednesday, November 29th. We hope to bring the kids somewhere else afterwards (e.g. a park, museum, etc.). 
3. Finally we are hoping to bring the kids to see the film 'Wonder' before we finish up for the Christmas holidays. (The children read this novel in 5th Class.) We are yet to confirm the exact date for this trip. The total cost for the 3 Trips is 12euro. The 12euro will go towards the buses for these trips. The school is covering all additional costs as we are conscious that the Christmas Holidays are approaching and that money can be tight at this time of the year. 

Tuesday, 14 November 2017

Obair Bhaile                                                                                                14ú lá/de mhí Samhain/2017

Litriú Gaeilge: learn new phrases - phrases in display booklet.
English Spellings: Week 11 - 'super & sur' words. Learn them - Look,say,cover, spell, write & check. Put each spelling into a sentence to show you understand the meaning of each word.
Reading: Please read for a minimum of 15mins each night and make a record of your reading in your Reading Log.
MYM: Pg. 24 & 25 - Week 10 - complete Mon - Thurs sections by Friday.
Gaeilge: Learn the poem 'Éadaí'. Be able to say it orally.
Maths: Learn fractions, Decimals and Percentages sheet (in display booklet) off by heart - test Friday.
Science: Intel Mini Scientist Competition - see scoring sheet - how the judges will grade your project!
Important Notes: 
  • Bring back test copies and reading logs - please get them signed.
  • NB. Intel Mini Scientist Competition this Thursday!!! 
  • Tomorrow is BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) Day e.g. Laptop, Tablet, Smart Phone. Children are responsible for taking care of their own device(s). Parents may choose not to allow their child to BYOD. 
NB. Upcoming 6th Class Trips/Days Out:

1. We have 3 class trips coming up. The final mile of the Marathon Kids Programme is next Wednesday 22nd November @ 10am in Morton Stadium, Santry. Parents are welcome to attend. 
2. We are going to visit a mosque in Clonskeagh on Wednesday, November 29th. We hope to bring the kids somewhere else afterwards (e.g. a park, museum, etc.). 
3. Finally we are hoping to bring the kids to see the film 'Wonder' before we finish up for the Christmas holidays. (The children read this novel in 5th Class.) We are yet to confirm the exact date for this trip. The total cost for the 3 Trips is 12euro. The 12euro will go towards the buses for these trips. The school is covering all additional costs as we are conscious that the Christmas Holidays are approaching and that money can be tight at this time of the year. 

Monday, 13 November 2017

Obair Bhaile                                                                                                13ú lá/de mhí Samhain/2017

Litriú Gaeilge: learn new phrases - phrases in display booklet.
English Spellings: Week 11 - 'super & sur' words. Learn them - Look,say,cover, spell, write & check. Put each spelling into a sentence to show you understand the meaning of each word.
Reading: Please read for a minimum of 15mins each night and make a record of your reading in your Reading Log.
MYM: Pg. 24 & 25 - Week 10 - complete Mon - Thurs sections by Friday.
Gaeilge: Learn the poem 'Éadaí'. Be able to say it orally.
Maths: Learn fractions, Decimals and Percentages sheet (in display booklet) off by heart - test Friday.
Science: Intel Mini Scientist Competition - Read through Science Competition information page 'Tips' and continue to work on your project!! https://www.intel.ie/content/www/ie/en/education/mini-scientist-important-stuff.html

Important Notes: 
  • Bring back test copies and reading logs - please get them signed.
  • NB. Intel Mini Scientist Competition this Thursday!!! 

Thursday, 9 November 2017

Obair Bhaile                                                                                                 9ú/Samhain/2017

Litriú Gaeilge: learn new phrases - phrases in display booklet.
English Spellings: Week 10 - Prefixes: air/aer/aero. Learn them - Look,say,cover, spell, write & check. Put each spelling into a sentence to show you understand the meaning of each word.
Reading: Please read for a minimum of 15mins each night and make a record of your reading in your Reading Log.
MYM: Pg. 22 - Week 9 - complete Mon - Thurs sections by Friday.
Gaeilge: Learn the poem 'An Fear Bréige'. Be able to say it orally.
Science: Intel Mini Scientist Competition - Read through Science Competition information page 'Tips' and continue to work on your project!! https://www.intel.ie/content/www/ie/en/education/mini-scientist-important-stuff.html

Important Notes: 
  • Bring back test copies and reading logs - please get them signed.
  • Swimming continues this Thursday (tomorrow!).

Wednesday, 8 November 2017

Obair Bhaile                                                                                                 8ú/Samhain/2017

Litriú Gaeilge: learn new phrases - phrases in display booklet.
English Spellings: Week 10 - Prefixes: air/aer/aero. Learn them - Look,say,cover, spell, write & check. Put each spelling into a sentence to show you understand the meaning of each word.
Reading: Please read for a minimum of 15mins each night and make a record of your reading in your Reading Log.
MYM: Pg. 22 - Week 9 - complete Mon - Thurs sections by Friday.
Gaeilge: Learn the poem 'An Fear Bréige'. Be able to say it orally.
Science: Intel Mini Scientist Competition - Read through Science Competition information page 'Tips' and continue to work on your project!! https://www.intel.ie/content/www/ie/en/education/mini-scientist-important-stuff.html

Important Notes: 
  • Bring back test copies and reading logs - please get them signed.
  • Swimming continues this Thursday (tomorrow!).

Tuesday, 7 November 2017

Obair Bhaile                                                                                                 7ú/Samhain/2017

Litriú Gaeilge: learn new phrases - phrases in display booklet.
English Spellings: Week 10 - Prefixes: air/aer/aero. Learn them - Look,say,cover, spell, write & check. Put each spelling into a sentence to show you understand the meaning of each word.
Reading: Please read for a minimum of 15mins each night and make a record of your reading in your Reading Log.
MYM: Pg. 22 - Week 9 - complete Mon - Thurs sections by Friday.
Gaeilge: Learn the poem 'An Fear Bréige'. Be able to say it orally.
Science: Intel Mini Scientist Competition - Read through Science Competition information page 'Tips' and continue to work on your project!! https://www.intel.ie/content/www/ie/en/education/mini-scientist-important-stuff.html

Important Notes: 
  • Bring back test copies and reading logs - please get them signed.
  • Swimming continues this Thursday.

Monday, 6 November 2017

Obair Bhaile                                                                                                 6ú/Samhain/2017

Litriú Gaeilge: learn new phrases - phrases in display booklet.
English Spellings: Week 10 - Prefixes: air/aer/aero. Learn them - Look,say,cover, spell, write & check. Put each spelling into a sentence to show you understand the meaning of each word.
Reading: Please read for a minimum of 15mins each night and make a record of your reading in your Reading Log.
Gaeilge: Learn the poem 'An Fear Bréige'. Be able to say it orally.
Busy at Maths: Pg. 41 - finish the sums in your copy.
Science: Intel Mini Scientist Competition - Read through Science Competition information page 'Tips' and continue to work on your project!! https://www.intel.ie/content/www/ie/en/education/mini-scientist-important-stuff.html

Important Notes: 
  • Bring back test copies and reading logs - please get them signed.
  • Swimming continues this Thursday.

Obair Bhaile                                                                                          19ú lá/de mhí Aibreáin/2018 English S...