15th – 19th June

GARDENING WEEK – This week we are inviting you to take photos of your garden, something you have planted, maybe it is your favourite spot, slide, seat, swing. Send your photos to me on gmccabe@stbrigids.net. Here is a picture of the carrots we planted in March, aren’t they growing well? Three out of four isn’t bad, I don’t know what happened the pot on the left , they never grew.

THEME — STEM CHALLENGES (Science Technology Maths Engineering)

This week I am challenging you to create your name using household items or LEGO , jenga blocks, pegs , knives and so on. I have emailed the STEM challenge booklet, you can scroll through it and decide on other challenges. Keep it for reference over the summer if you get bored.

LOOK how I did. G McC , you can just about make out my initials!!!!


Listen to the songhttps://www.google.com/search?q=youtube+planet+songs&ie=&oe=

You need to listen to this to get your facts for your sheet. Fill in for EARTH MARS & JUPITER. Do your cut and stick activity for the 3 planets.

Here are 2 more PLANET songs for you to listen to https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=noiwY7kQ5NQ and https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PCxjuDePdCI

THEME Water safety SPHE / PE

We are doing water safety at home, on the farm and at the pool this week. Please teach your child their EIR CODE and number to dial for emergency 999 or 112.

Listen to the presentation on why you should learn water safety. A child can drown in 6cm of water!!! Watch out when children are in paddling pools or in the bath.


Go to lesson 4 on webpage and follow the slide show pages 1-8 home, pages 9-10 farm and pools page11-14


Click on the link below and take part in the online interactive games to check what you have learnedhttp://paws.edco.ie/fifth-and-sixth-classes

Finally look at the RTE hub link which cover water safety –https://www.rte.ie/learn/2020/0513/1138157-learn-skills-that-save-lives-by-becoming-a-paws-hero/

PE If you enjoyed the pilates last week then it is good news for you here is the 2nd module to follow https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4epNByzvevo


Refer to the Isolation Booklet posted out a few weeks ago. Look at the following pages

Screen free boredom ideas.

Comic strip hero – place photos of loved ones or from newspapers who you consider to have acted as a hero at this time.

I Spy from my window

Colour search – fine items in your house to match the colour on the page.

ENGLISH / MATHS individual work on email .