Wednesday, 20 March 2019

Homework 20th - 22nd March

The children's only homework this week is to finish 'Week 2' of the thematic Oral language & Writing worksheet. 

Monday, 11 March 2019

Homework 11th - 15th March

Homework 11th - 15th March 
Any questions/ concerns re homework? Please email Julie and Becky!
belmayneetjulie@gmail.com
belmayneetbecky@gmail.com

**Please note the Thematic Homework Oral Language and Writing sheet will be kept for 2 weeks. The second task will be for next week's homework.**

Monday:
  • Sound Book activities 'ue' (Becky's class) and 'aw' (Julie's class)
  • Graded Reader - Listen to your child read for at least 5 minutes
  • Learn to recognise new Tricky Words - revision of all tricky words 

Tuesday:
  • Handwriting Book: Complete capital letter 'I' for this week 
  • Graded Reader - Listen to your child read for at least 5 minutes. (Don't forget to pop your child's book into their schoolbag! Parents come in on Wednesdays to practice reading with the children. Teachers will swap books today too if they're signed.)
  • Learn to recognise new Tricky Words - revision of all tricky words
Wednesday:
  • Take a look at Aniamls & Habitats/ Pets & The Vet Oral Language activity 
  • Graded Reader - Listen to your child read for at least 5 minutes
  • More revision of new Tricky Words - revision of all tricky words 

Thursday:
  • Thematic writing task 1 Unjumble the sentences 
  • Graded Reader - Listen to your child read for at least 5 minutes
  • Revise new Tricky Words - revision of all tricky words 

Monday, 4 March 2019

Homework 4th - 8th March

Homework 4th - 8th March 
Any questions/ concerns re homework? Please email Julie and Becky!
belmayneetjulie@gmail.com
belmayneetbecky@gmail.com

**Please note the Thematic Homework Oral Language and Writing sheet will be kept for 2 weeks. The second task will be for next week's homework.**

Monday:
  • Sound Book activities 'ue' pg. 27 (Julie's class only) and 'oy' on separate sheet in folder (Becky's class) only
  • Graded Reader - Listen to your child read for at least 5 minutes
  • Learn to recognise new Tricky Words - right and two

Tuesday:
  • Handwriting Book: Complete capital letter 'w' for this week 
  • Graded Reader - Listen to your child read for at least 5 minutes. (Don't forget to pop your child's book into their schoolbag! Parents come in on Wednesdays to practice reading with the children. Teachers will swap books today too if they're signed.)
  • Learn to recognise new Tricky Words - right and two

Wednesday:
  • Take a look at The Florist/ The Garden Centre Oral Language activity 
  • Graded Reader - Listen to your child read for at least 5 minutes
  • More revision of new Tricky Words - right and two Revise over previous Tricky Words. (See links below)

Thursday:
  • Thematic writing task 2 Put the three words into 'super' sentences 
  • Graded Reader - Listen to your child read for at least 5 minutes
  • Revise new Tricky Words - right and two

Monday, 25 February 2019

Information for Julie's Class re Teaching Practice student


Dear parents,

For the next four weeks, Darragh, a final year student in Marino Institute of Education will be completing his Teaching Practice with the class. He’ll be following the Senior Infant curriculum under my supervision. Darragh has already had prior teaching experience in several other schools. Darragh started today, and is really looking forward to working with the children over the next few weeks. Any thoughts or comments, as always please feel free to contact me on belmayneetjulie@gmail.com.

Kind regards,
Julie

Homework 25th Feb. - 1st March

Homework 25th February - 1st March
Any questions/ concerns re homework? Please email Julie and Becky!
belmayneetjulie@gmail.com
belmayneetbecky@gmail.com

**Please note the Thematic Homework Oral Language and Writing sheet will be kept for 2 weeks. The second task will be for next week's homework.**

Monday:
  • Sound Book activities 'oi' pg. 26 (Julie's class only) and 'aw' pg. 30 (Becky's class) only
  • Link to 'oi' Jolly Phonics song: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gGgCbKLR80w
  • Graded Reader - Listen to your child read for at least 5 minutes
  • Learn to recognise new Tricky Words - would and should

Tuesday:
  • Handwriting Book: Skip the first 6 pages as they are revision and complete capital letter 'V' for this week 
  • Graded Reader - Listen to your child read for at least 5 minutes. (Don't forget to pop your child's book into their schoolbag! Parents come in on Wednesdays to practice reading with the children. Teachers will swap books today too if they're signed.)
  • Learn to recognise new Tricky Words - would and should

Wednesday:
  • Take a look at The Florist/ The Garden Centre Oral Language activity 
  • Graded Reader - Listen to your child read for at least 5 minutes
  • More revision of new Tricky Words - would and should. Revise over previous Tricky Words. (See links below)

Thursday:
  • Thematic writing task 1 Unjumble the sentences and write correctly
  • Graded Reader - Listen to your child read for at least 5 minutes
  • Revise new Tricky Words - would and should

Monday, 18 February 2019

No homework

No homework for both Senior Infants classes as it's a short week :-)

Monday, 11 February 2019

Homework 11th - 15th February

Theme of the Week: Space


Homework 11th February - 15th February 
Any questions/ concerns re homework? Please email Julie and Becky!
belmayneetjulie@gmail.com
belmayneetbecky@gmail.com

**Please note we cover the themes on a fortnightly basis, so the Thematic Homework Oral Language and Writing sheet will be kept for 2 weeks.**


Monday:
  • Sound Book: 'ar' sound activities.
  • Graded Reader - Listen to your child read for at least 5 minutes.
  • Revise all Tricky Words. No new ones this week! (See links below)

Tuesday:
  • Handwriting Book: capital letter 'Z'.
  • Graded Reader - Listen to your child read for at least 5 minutes. (Don't forget to pop your child's book into their schoolbag! Parents come in on Wednesdays to practice reading with the children. Teachers will swap books today too if they're signed.)
  • Revise all Tricky Words. No new ones this week! (See links below)

Wednesday:
  • Take a look at the Space Oral Language activity.
  • Graded Reader - Listen to your child read for at least 5 minutes.
  • More revision of Tricky Words (See links below).

Thursday:
  • Thematic writing task 2 Write super sentences!
  • Graded Reader - Listen to your child read for at least 5 minutes.

Homework 20th - 22nd March

The children's only homework this week is to finish 'Week 2' of the thematic Oral language & Writing worksheet.