Pupils Working from Home – Second Class

Dear families,

The information below contains an outline of work that we have prepared for the children.

This includes work in a range of subjects including Literacy. Gaeilge, Maths, Art, PE, SESE (History, Geography, Science) and Music.

The pupils have been provided with two At Home Work packs, their homework books, handwriting books and free writing copies. Some classes may have additional workbooks.

In addition to this, each class level has a list of other work detailed below, and a list of links to support your child’s learning.

A number of links to educational sites and tasks have been provided for parents to use with their children. Pupils should be supervised by an adult when using any internet links or websites.

All work should be retained and returned to school upon reopening of the school.

Kind regards, The Staff of Scoil Chormaic CNS

Second Class:

  • Pupils should continue with their homework in their Maths Time and Tables Champion Book
  • Pupils have been provided with a pack of work labelled
    • At Home Work Week 1
    • At Home Work Week 2

Literacy – English:

  • A recount (their news)
  • Procedural Writing – how to make toast/build a sandcastle/make hot chocolate
  • Report Writing – write a report on an animal and a country
  • Poetry – write an acrostic poem on the topic of Spring and Pollution

They should write one recount, procedure, one report and one poem piece each week





  • A project based on each of the following themes:
    • Choose a myth or a legend – write about it and draw a picture
    • How to take care of the environment

The project can be completed using any of the following formats

  • A power point (6-8 slides)
    • A poster
    • A written project or a typed project (one page)

The project should include the use of headings, sub headings and images (printed or drawn)

Useful websites for project work:

Intercultural Day:

  • Pupils should choose a country that is special to them/that they have family from and complete a project on that country. The project could include information on any of the following:
    • General facts about: flag, language, currency, population, cities
    • More specific information about: Food, Traditional clothes, history, landmarks, animals life


  • 1. Draw a picture with the title ‘The Rainforest’ – draw and colour
  • 2. Build a spaceship from recycled materials
  • 3. Draw a picture of your family. You can draw a family tree or draw one of your favourite memories you have with your family


  • Practice tin whistle

Notice Board

The school has reopened on 27th August 2020 for all pupils! We are so excited to see everyone again! Please read the letter below for information on our reopening and new procedures in place!

Letter for parents