6th Class Learning Support – English

Ms Doherty

20th April – 1st May

Ms Doherty can be contacted during school hours by emailing @scoillorcain.com

Dear Parents/Carers

I hope everyone is keeping safe and well. Please find activities that the boys can complete over the two weeks beginning on Monday 20th April – Friday 1st May. If the boys don’t have their book, Let’s Talk Literacy 5th Class with them they can access it online from the Edco website. Here’s how to access it:

1.      Go to www.edcolearning.ie/login

2.      Fill in username with: primaryedcobooks

3.      Fill in password with edco2020


Week 1: Let’s Talk Literacy 5th Class

Comprehension: Unit 19: The Storm Keeper’s Island p80/81 Complete A 1-8 and B 1-2

Word Work: Complete Activity C & D p81

Grammar: Homophones p82 Complete Activity A & B and try the extension at the end of the page

Cloze: New Arrivals p83

Narrative Writing – Use the book ‘Exercise Your English 5th Class’ (Edco) you will find this book on the same site as Let’s Talk Literacy

p66 look at the picture and complete Activity B (only answer the questions) this will be your plan for next week’s writing.


Week 2: Let’s Talk Literacy 5th Class


Comprehension: Unit 20 Mystery Solved p84 & 85 Complete A & B

Word Work: p85 Complete Activity C, D and E

Grammar: Compound words p86 Complete Activity A,B & C


Narrative Writing:  Exercise Your English 5th Class (Edco)

p66 Using your plan from last week and the opening paragraph in the book, write a story about the man in the photograph.


Kind Regards,

Mrs Doherty