School Closure

School Closure

Closure Update

Please click on our Online Learning page to see activities for each class from their teacher.

 

As the school is closed from today, 12th of March 2020, here are some tips to help your child at home. Try and do one activity each day and be as creative as you can. Most importantly stay safe and we will see you all  soon.

Junior Classes

  • Practice rhymes and songs on YouTube
  • Practice Jolly Phonics songs and letters on YouTube or on the Jolly Phonics App
  • Alpha Blocks
  • Duolingo (to help with Irish)
  • Topmarks.co.uk (useful maths website for all class levels)
  • Other Activities
  • Go Noodle exercises
  • Draw, Colour and Paint
  • Cutting, matching and sticking activities
  • Playing board games-snakes and ladders, Ludo and Connect 4
  • Baking some fairy cakes
  • Jigsaws, Lego and helping with chores around the house

Senior Classes

  • Project work for boys in 6th class
  • Keeping a diary every day
  • Read a book and write a report
  • Practice tables
  • Topmarks.co.uk (useful maths website for all class levels)

Other Activities

  • Baking at home
  • Lego
  • Board Games
  • Card Games
  • Go Noodle exercises
  • www.twinkl.co.uk is a fantastic resource for parents and teachers, and is offering a free month membership because of the Corona Virus. The site has so many activities and resources that you can download. This is usually a paid service.

As the school is closed from today, 12th of March 2020, here are some tips to help your child at home. Try and do one activity each day and be as creative as you can. Most importantly stay safe and we will see you all  soon.

Junior Classes

  • Practice rhymes and songs on YouTube
  • Practice Jolly Phonics songs and letters on YouTube or on the Jolly Phonics App
  • Alpha Blocks
  • Duolingo (to help with Irish)
  • Topmarks.co.uk (useful maths website for all class levels)
  • Other Activities
  • Go Noodle exercises
  • Draw, Colour and Paint
  • Cutting, matching and sticking activities
  • Playing board games-snakes and ladders, Ludo and Connect 4
  • Baking some fairy cakes
  • Jigsaws, Lego and helping with chores around the house

Senior Classes

  • Project work for boys in 6th class
  • Keeping a diary every day
  • Read a book and write a report
  • Practice tables
  • Topmarks.co.uk (useful maths website for all class levels)

Other Activities

  • Baking at home
  • Lego
  • Board Games
  • Card Games
  • Go Noodle exercises
  • www.twinkl.co.uk is a fantastic resource for parents and teachers, and is offering a free month membership because of the Corona Virus. The site has so many activities and resources that you can download. This is usually a paid service.
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We are taking applications for new students for September 2020 - if your son, nephew, brother, cousin, grandson or anyone else you know is starting Junior Infants this coming September let them know about St. Finbarr's!