Class Pages

RANG A SÉ - 2104/15

A very warm welcome to the sixth class page! Here you will find the following……

  •  Maths games that will help in revising/consolidating core concepts of the mathematical curriculum.
  • Reading suggestions, both modern and classic books. Some will have links to reviews etc.
  • Links to websites and videos that will assist in project work, SESE especially.
  • Photographs of the work we are undertaking at the minute; science experiments, artwork etc.
  • Information on our exciting new project called JEP, which is short for the Junior Entrepreneur Programme. This is a new initiative in Co. Meath and will commence in early December!  


EDUCATIONAL LINKS

Mathematics

Websites:

-      www.ixl.com

-      www.sumdog.com

Apps for smartphones/tablets

-      Plus/Minus

-      Maths Riddles

-      Radius of the Lost Arc

-      Thinking Blocks: add/subtract, multiplication/division, fractions, ratios.

-      Times Tables Skill Builders

-      Fractions, Decimals, Percentages Skill Builders.

Gaeilge

Websites

Hangman (as Gaeilge) - http://www.quia.com/hm/40474.html

http://www.anseo.net/category/projects/gaeilge-apps/ - vocab games.

http://www.digitaldialects.com/Irish.htm

Apps for smartphones/tablets

Céad Briathar

Greann Gaeilge

Irish Grammar

Literacy

Websites

http://www.learner.org/interactives/spelling/index.html – Spelling.

http://www.vocabulary.co.il/ - Word identification skills, spelling.

http://www.everyschool.co.uk/english-key-stage-2-comprehension.html Interactive exercises based on comprehension skills.

 

SESE

1913 Strike and Lockout

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TDn5aYFmcEY

http://www.dublincity.ie/RECREATIONANDCULTURE/DECADEOFCOMMEMORATIONS/DECADEOFCOMMEMORATIONS/Pages/Centenaryof1913DublinLock-Out.aspx

http://multitext.ucc.ie/d/Dublin_1913Strike_and_Lockout

http://source.southdublinlibraries.ie/bitstream/10599/10684/5/Lockout.pdf

http://www.askaboutireland.ie/learning-zone/secondary-students/how-to-do-research/how-to-do-a-great-project/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JNpXE8q_p4s  - song by Christy Moore

The Plantations of Ireland:

www.askaboutireland.com

www.skool.ie/homeworkzone.asp?id=18

youtube search: “RTE News 1601”

 Fairtrade

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=drvPrMtXcaE

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NhQJrz-aDfI

http://www.fairtrade.ie/      

READING SECTION

1. Where the Red Ferns Grow – Wilson Rawls

2. The Knife of Never Letting go – Patrick Ness

3. The Ironman – Ted Hughes

4. Private Peaceful – Michael Murpurgo

5. Goodnight Mr Tom – Michelle Magorian

6. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn – Mark Twain

7. Treasure Island – Robert Louis Stevenson

8. Anne Frank – Diary of a Young Girl – Anne Frank

9. The Call of the Wild – Jack London

10.             The Secret Garden – Frances Hodgson Burnett

11.             Little Women – Louisa May Alcott

12.             Journey to the River Sea – Eva Ibbottson

13.             The Wind Singer – William Nicholson

14.             The Wolves of Willoughby Chase –Joan Aiken

15.             The Silver Sword – Ian Serrailler

16.             The Tulip Touch – Anne Fine

17.             A girl Called Blue – Marita Conlon-McKenna

18.             Northern Lights – Philip Pullman

19.             Oliver Twist – Charles Dickens

20.             Alices Adventures in Wonderland – Lewis Carroll

PARENTS SECTION

http://www.ncca.ie/en/Curriculum_and_Assessment/Parents/Primary/5th_and_6th_Classes/


JEP (Junior Entrepreneur Programme)

Below is a link to the showcase video for this initiative, it is an exciting opportunity for the children to explore the world of enterprise and entrepreneurship! 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4hqQdSYFoGk

http://www.juniorentrepreneur.ie/#!tutoring/c1enr 

6th Class' Aboriginal Inspired Artwork

posted 4 Oct 2011, 09:52 by Stackallen NS Info   [ updated 7 Oct 2011, 14:25 ]

6th Class have been studying Australia and Australian culture. Here are some examples of Aboriginal Inspired artwork created by the children.

Clay pots decorated:

  

Sydney Opera House:
 

Platypuses:

 

Crocodile and Kangaroo:


 



Aboriginal Designs:

 

Junior Infants

posted 14 Jun 2011, 06:07 by Stackallen NS Info   [ updated 14 Jun 2011, 06:33 ]

Clay and Paper Sculptures








Junior Infants

posted 23 May 2011, 05:33 by Stackallen NS Info   [ updated 23 May 2011, 05:57 ]

The Junior Infants were fascinated with the "bugs" they collected and examined!




Papier Maché 2nd Class

posted 19 May 2011, 06:47 by Stackallen NS Info   [ updated 19 May 2011, 06:51 ]


5th. Class Claywork

posted 16 May 2011, 05:58 by Stackallen NS Info   [ updated 16 May 2011, 06:03 ]




4th. Class art

posted 16 May 2011, 05:36 by Stackallen NS Info   [ updated 16 May 2011, 05:57 ]





Science in Second.

posted 6 May 2011, 05:45 by Stackallen NS Info

Second Class carried out experiments this week. They mixed baking powder and lemon juice to show that a base and an acid don't mix but create carbon dioxide!


1st Class were busy!

posted 14 Apr 2011, 06:33 by Stackallen NS Info   [ updated 7 May 2011, 04:34 ]

Science lesson on air resistance. The children made parachutes.


Art Work:

Papier Maché


Valentine Cards For Mammy!



Butterflies:



Autumn Tree:


Clay work

posted 14 Apr 2011, 03:45 by Stackallen NS Info

Third class made clay models of houses recently:



Untitled

posted 14 Apr 2011, 03:34 by Stackallen NS Info   [ updated 20 Oct 2014, 05:48 ]



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