3rd Class: 15th June 2020

Hello to all the boys and girls in 3rd class!

We hope that you are all keeping well and in good spirits! We really appreciate the effort that you are all making!

We have another plan of work for you to follow this week. Please, do as much or as little as you are able.

Don’t forget to listen to the latest chapters of our novel ‘The Ickabog.’ We hope you are enjoying it and have figured out which teachers are reading the chapters!

Keep up the amazing work with Mathletics! Third class are doing so well on the weekly Mathletics hall of fame. We are very proud of the effort that you are making.

Don’t forget to keep in touch and send us back any work that you have done. We would even love an email just to say Hello!

Lots of you have been helping with the cooking at home during this time. We would love to see some recipes from your country. If there is something you like baking or cooking that is traditional in your country, send us the recipe or even a picture of you making it.

Use the following email address: thirdclasswork@scoil-bhride.com

Stay safe and keep well!

Ms Lanham, Mr Wall, Ms Carroll, Ms Fleming, Mr Bartley, Ms McCarthy, Mr Mulligan and Mr Monaghan.

The Ickabog by J.K. Rowling

The Ickabog – Chapter 11
The Ickabog – Chapter 12
The Ickabog – Chapter 13
The Ickabog – Chapter 14
The Ickabog – Chapter 15

Suggested Daily Timetable

Below is a suggested timetable of work for each day. Click to enlarge.



 Monday + Tuesday

Gangsta Granny Comprehension – Monday (Q.1 – 6 ) & Tuesday (Q.7 – 12)

Wednesday + Thursday

World Ocean Day Comprehension – Wednesday (Q.1 -4 ) & Thursday (Q.5 – 8)

Friday Cloze Procedure

Read this revision text on ‘The Sun’ and fill in the missing words using the word bank.



Watch this video if you haven’t used Kahoot before.

Click here for this week’s quiz. Please, type in your full name instead of a nickname!

2 – Maths – Problem solving

This week we are looking at sequences and problem solving.

Watch this video to revise patterns and sequences we can see everyday.

You might remember using our CUBES problem- solving strategy in 3rd Class this year.

RUCSAC is another useful problem solving strategy that we can use in our Operation Maths. Look at the image below to find out what each letter of RUCSAC stands for:

Here are some images to help you with Tuesday’s questions.

Here are your tasks for each day this week.

Monday + Tuesday is sequence work.

Wednesday, Thursday + Friday is problem solving.

We have included some extra word problems for those of you who want a challenge. These can be done any day of the week.






Extra Challenge!


Click on the picture to sign into your account.

If you need any help with your Numeracy work, you can click the picture below. Also remember, your teacher is just an email away!

3 – Irish / Gaeilge

Watch the videos each day and listen to the conversation.


Wednesday + Thursday



Workbook Activities on pages 141, 142, 143 & 144

4 – S.E.S.E – Geography

Topic: Spain

Watch this video and read the fact cards below to learn some facts about the European country Spain.

Answer these questions in your copy.

Q1. What city is the capital of Spain?

Q2. What currency (money) would you use in Spain?

Q3. What is the name of Spain’s king?

Q4. Can you name a famous artist from Spain?

Q5. If I was in Spain, what type of dancing might I see?

Q6. Name the Spanish spicy sausage.

Q7. What is Spain’s favourite sport? 

Q8. Can you name the mountains that separate Spain and France?

Q9. Would you like to go to Spain? Why/why not?


5 – Religion

Read these three pages from the book and listen to our Grow in Love song.

6 – Art

Father’s Day is coming up on Sunday 21st of June.

Watch this video and create your own Father’s Day card.

You will need:

  • A sheet of coloured paper or card
  • A pencil and colouring pencils/ crayons/ markers
  • A scissors
  • Gluestick
  • A piece of bow-shaped pasta (you can cut out a bow shape if you don’t have this

7 – P.E

Watch these FAI videos to learn some more new soccer skills. We would love to see your football dance attempts!!

Have you completed any of Joe’s sessions this week? Click the picture below to look back on sessions.