Monday, 25 September 2017

25/09/2017



Just a reminder that parents night is tomorrow from 7.30 -8.30pm. Hope to see and meet some of you there. If you are unable to attend and would like the information given please send me an email. 


This week's homework: 

Maths - Worksheet Addition and Subtraction
Gaeilge - Worksheet An litir A
English - Worksheet Compound Words 

Please ensure children write their name on their worksheets. 

Spellings: Pattern 'ex' 

Export
Exit 
Excellent
Exclaim
Excavate
Explode
Excited
Exhale
Expand
Express
Exhausted
Explore
Expel 

Please write 5 sentences with 2 spellings in each sentence from our word list. 
This week may be challenging, you can be creative! 
ie Let's explore the Amazon, exclaimed Maria. 

Gaeilge: 
Spellings are differentiated into two groups. Your child will know which group of spellings to learn: 

Group 1: 
cailín
buachaill 
deirfúir
deartháir
tuismitheoirí 


Group 2: 
lampa
lacha
práta
cnag
capall
crann
fada
stad


Reading: 
Each child have been given a sails reader to practice their comprehension and reading fluency. If possible please read a page or two every evening. 


Leigh sa bhaile: 

Leigh lch 5-8. Please encourage children to do a small bit each night. 
Can parents ask the children the questions that appear on the page and go through the tricky vocab in the corner. 

There is a parents resource page for this: http://my.cjfallon.ie/dashboard/student-resources. 

Use this website, by ticking Fouth class, Gaeilge, Léigh sa Bhaile D, then clicking view resources beside the page you are doing that night (lch4 - means page 4)





Friday, 22 September 2017

View of September


Every month I'll endeavour to post a few classroom pics or videos of what we have been getting up to in 4th class. Hopefully this will give you a chance to see some of our creative projects as well as events and topics learned.


This year our classroom room has a Hogwarts feel, welcoming all our wizards and wizards back to school:







We got swept up in All Ireland hysteria. Here are some of our drama lessons:








In Art we are exploring mark making:






Wednesday, 20 September 2017

Parent Information Evening

Hi all,

Just a quick line to let you know that the parent information evening will be happening next Tuesday, 26th September 2017, from 7.30 - 8.30 pm

Brian and I will be presenting together. If you are unable to attend and have any queries or questions, please do not hesitate to email me.

My email is belmayneetmaria@gmail.com


Monday, 18 September 2017

18/9/17

Well done to Dublin on the All Ireland win.

This week's homework: 
If your child is using a homework pass can you remind them to write that in their homework copies or wherever they are doing homework so that when I'm correcting I know why they didn't do that part.

Sails Reader
- Each child has been given a book to practise their reading fluency and comprehension skills.

Maths sheet on Place Value

Grammar sheet (abstract/ concrete nouns)

****Please remind students to write their names on their worksheets. 

Spellings:  ‘ture’ pattern

Picture
Future
Nature
Creature
Fracture
Adventure
Capture
Feature
Puncture
Furniture
Mixture
Culture
Signature

Please write 5 sentences with two words from their spellings in each
Eg. I got President Higgins signature at Culture night.

Gaeilge Spellings:

Deartháir (brother)
Deirfiúr  (sister)
Tuismitheoirí (parents) tuis/mith/eoir/í  (4 syllables) 
Buachaill   (boy)
Cailín          (girl)

Leigh sa Bhaile Lch 1-4 (pgs 1-4) Reading / answering questions orally if possible.

 Can parents (if possible) ask the children the questions that appear on the page and go through the tricky vocab in the corner. There is a parents resource page for this: http://my.cjfallon.ie/dashboard/student-resources. 

Use this website, by ticking Fouth class, Gaeilge, Léigh sa Bhaile D, then clicking view resources beside the page you are doing that night (lch4 - means page 4)

Monday, 11 September 2017

11/9/17

Homework 11/9/2017 - 14/9/2017 

*If your child is using a homework pass can you remind them to write that in their homework copies or wherever they are doing homework so that when I'm correcting I know why they didn't do that part.

English Reading: Reading book of choice at home.

English Writing: Grammar sheet on Singular and Plural Nouns

English Spelling in English copy (folders are on way): Spread words evenly across the evenings if you can. Choose 3 words to put into super sentences. 

Maths: Sheet reviewing Place Valve 

** Apologies,  Maths and English sheets will be given out tomorrow morning. This is due to printing difficulties. 

Spellings

Spellings have been differentiated into different groups.

fair
mare
spare
bare
there
dairy
flair
airport
compare
prepare
somewhere
repair
hairdresser 


Monday, 4 September 2017

04/09/17

Hello Everyone! Welcome back to 4th Class. I will be posting the homework here every Monday.
If you have any queries or would like to contact me, my email address is belmayneetmaria@gmail.com

Could children bring in their spelling folders from last year if they are still available. Thank you. 


Homework (04/09/17-08/09/17)

English Reading: Reading book of choice at home.

English Writing: Grammar sheet on proper nouns

English Spellings in English copy (folders are on way): Spread words evenly across the evenings if possible. Choose 3 words to put into sentences. 

Maths: Sheet reviewing some of last years topics.

Spellings
(After this weeks test I will differentiate the spellings the same way as last year)
rough
graphic
laugh
tough
enough
autograph
phrase
cough
nephew
sphere

20/11/17

Hi all! Hope you had a lovely weekend. Sorry about the late post - my internet was down. Here is this weeks homework! If the children have a...