Ms Staunton EAL 3rd/4th/5th/6th June 22nd - 26th

Each week I will post up a new theme for you to learn about. I will include some online reading books, games, activities and websites for you to use as well. Happy learning!
07-June-20
Ms Staunton EAL 3rd/4th/5th/6th June 22nd - 26th

Monday June 22nd - 26th

Hello everyone! We will be learning all aboutOur Summer Holidays.

This is our last week of online work for the year. Well done on the fantastic work you have done this year and I have enjoyed working with you all. Have a lovely summer and I am looking forward to seeing you all in September!

Summer senior front pic.jpg

1. First, look at the picture above and discuss what you already know about summer. Have you been on a holiday before? Was it in Ireland or did you go on an aeroplane or boat? What kind of things do people do on their summer holidays?

2.Here is a summer word list. Do you remember some of the words from the work we did on the beach and sun safety?

Summer wordlist senior eal.jpg

Questions:

  • What would I use if I wanted to cook food outside?
  • What would I use if I wanted to sleep outside?
  • Name the items you can eat.
  • Name the items you can wear.

3. Poem: Summer, Summer:

Summer senior eal poem.jpg

4. Here is a song all about summer that you may have heard before. It's Olaf the Snowman from Frozen singing about Summer :)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UFatVn1hP3o

5. Fill in the blanks:

summer word scramble.png

Games:

-Bingo: 2-4 players. Divide a sheet into 6 parts. Choose 6 new words you have learned to write and the first person to cross out all their words and say BINGO wins!

-Word tennis: 2 players, use the new words you have learned. The first player choose a word and the second player replies with another. Keep going until a player can't think of any more words.

Reading:

Log on to https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/ to access their free e-book library. Please chose a book a day to read. There are a number of Biff, Chip and Kipper books that the children are familiar with and some non-fiction books that we have been reading also.

Sight words:

Chose a list each week to read all of the words in the list (This week we will revise all the lists!)

sight word list.png

Further Resources and Websites:

Below are a number of English language learning websites for you and your child to use at home. I hope you will find them useful and that they will help to continue your child's progress.

  • https://eslflow.com/elementary-lesson-topics-for-english-language-learners.htmlClick on any of the themes we have covered so far this year (Classroom language, Family, Transportation, Food/Eating, Body/Health, Describing People) to access games and worksheets.
  • https://www.twinkl.ieTwinkl are offering one month free subscription to parents. You will find themed work, games, worksheets and a variety of different activities for all class levels.
  • http://en.childrenslibrary.orgThe International Children's Library is a fantastic resource to read and listen to books in a variety of different languages. They offer books in English, Arabic, French, Croatian, Filipino/Tagalog, Portugese, Chinese, Russian and Spanish. To begin click on 'First Time Readers' and choose the language you wish to read in and pick from a vast range of books.

My school email is Helena.staunton@warrenmountprimary.com, please feel free to contact me if you have any questions about the above work.

I hope you and your families are keeping safe at this time,

Ms Staunton

Events
Dec
07 2020
School Closed 7th Dec.
Dec
23 2020
Christmas Holidays 2020
Feb
18 2021
February MId-Term Break 2021
Mar
15 2021
St. Patrick's Day Break March 2021
Mar
29 2021
Easter Holidays 2021.
News
14-Oct-2020
Good morning everyone. I hope you had a good day yesterday and that you had enough work to keep you going. Remember to take breaks, get some fresh air if you can and keep washing your hands.
13-Oct-2020
Good morning everyone. I hope you had a good day yesterday and that you had enough work to keep you going. Remember to take breaks, get some fresh air if you can and keep washing your hands.
11-Oct-2020
Hi everyone. I'm sorry to hear that we won't be in school for a couple of days. Please see our new list of spellings, a link for an ebook for homework reading and some ideas for homelearning . Get outside if you can. Take care.
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