Here is a social story which might help explain the Covid 19 Lockdown to worried children. Social Story for Staying at Home due to Covid 19
Here are some worksheets that may be of use to children in 3rd Class.
The NCSE have put together some very useful parent packs to support OT and Speech and Language at home. Available at: NCSE Supports
We would like to invite you to enter a story/poetry or song writing competition!! The theme is on the topic of time and what we are doing now that we are all at home with our families. This competition is open to all children from first to sixth classes and there will be three categories as follows: 1st/2nd, 3rd/4th and 5th/6th.
So get creative and email us in your story, song or poem to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your class level in the subject of your email.
We will announce the winners from each category on the website with prizes to follow!
Please check out the advertisement above and examples below which were designed by Fazla in 6th class. Many thanks Fazla.
Looking forward to reading all your entries. Stay safe and mind yourselves.
Mr. Hurley and Greenmount teachers
Very useful help on how to keep children safe and well during Covid 19 can be found @ Covid 19 Support to Keep Children Safe and Well
We used linking cubes and counters to measure the area of different items in our classroom!
We attempted to make gas explosions in school on Friday. There was loads of excitement in class!
We read about Horrid Henry and the mega mean time machine this week, so we decided to design and build our own time machines using our STEM bins.
We put honey, golden syrup, washing up liquid, water, oil and hand sanitiser into a clear plastic bottle to prove that all liquids have different weights. This is known as liquid density.