NB: This article contains activity sheets and lessons relating to Home School Hub from Monday, 8 March to Friday, 12 March!

It's not like the Home School Hub crew don't always work really hard, but this week there is a serious school inspection. An Taoiseach Micheál Martin is coming in to chat to everyone before you ALL go back to school. 

He is just one of the amazing guests who will be appearing on the show. Hockey star and soon-to-be-Olympian Nicci Daly comes in to inspire us on International Women's Day. Senator Eileen Flynn talks about becoming the first Traveller in the Seanad. 

Séamus chats the Taoiseach on Thursday!

There is some folklore with Michael Fortune and we meet Dan Ryan tells us all about being adopted and finding a long-lost sister in Italy. 

With a hint of spring in the air Karen from Grow HQ is going to give us some gardening tips and the legends at Cartoon Saloon will be here to show you how to recreate scenes from WolfWalkers.

There is a LOT happening, so make sure to tune in every weekday from 10am on RTÉ2!

You can see the lesson plans and activity sheets below.

Monday, 8 March

NEW Home School Hub 10am
Múinteoir Ray will be teaching us all about oral language in today's English class.

We'll be using eggs in Múinteoir John’s Science Class as we learn all about gravity.

Múinteoir Clíona will be introducing us to International Women’s Day.

We’ll be meeting Tomm from Cartoon Saloon and he’ll be showing us some of the work that goes into making the new Irish animation film 'Wolfwalkers'.

AND we’ll working up a sweat in today’s in Exercise with Emer.

Catch up on Monday's show here with the RTÉ Player!

Home School Hub 11am
We learn how a still image can tell a story and how to create our own freeze frames images with Múinteoir Ray.
Drama - Freeze frame

Do you know the difference between analogue and digital? Well don't be late for this lesson as Múinteoir John helps us all to understand the differences.
Maths - Analogue v Digital

Múinteoir Cliona show us the basics of sight reading for music.

Tuesday, 9 March

NEW Home School Hub 10am
Múinteoir Ray will be introducing us to Ninja Warriors in today's history class.
History - Ninjas!

Beimid ag foghlaim faoi "Réamhfhocial" i rang Gaeilge le Múinteoir John.

Múinteoir Clíona will be showing us how to make our own weather instruments in today’s geography class.

Muinteoir Emer will be back with another Exercise with Emer to keep us on our toes.

And we're back with the guys at Cartoon Saloon, today meeting Maria one of the production designers on the cartoon 'WolfWalkers'. Check out the lessons here HERE!

Catch up on Tuesday's show in full here on the RTÉ Player!

Home School Hub 11am
Inniu beimid ag foghlaim faoi bia agus an siopa. Agus beimid ag scríobh liosta siopadóireachta le Múinteroi Ray.

Múinteoir John brings us through the importance of the food pyramid and teaches us about how we should be eating rainbows!
SPHE - Healthy food
SPHE - Bia

Múinteoir Clíona will be teaching us how to write a report in English class.
English - Report

Wednesday, 10 March

NEW Home School Hub 10am
Múinteoir Ray will be using some everyday objects to do mental maths first thing this morning.

We'll be learning all about the Vikings in today’s history class with Múinteoir John.
History - Viking ships

Múinteoir Clíona has some canine help as she introduces us to Poetry Slam in today’s English class. 
English - Poetry

Karen from Grow HQ want’s us to get outside and get mucky as we learn all about composting at home.

AND Múinteoir Emer will be using clocks to get active in today’s Exercise class.

Home School Hub 11am
Today we are going on a mini beast hunt with Múinteoir Ray and he will show us how to treat the mini beasts and their environment with care.
Science - Mini beasts

As the seasons change the art that we can create changes and Múinteoir John shows us different techniques we can use as part of the process.

We are going to look at weight and estimate the weight of everyday objects around us with Múinteoir Clíona.
Maths - Weight

He wears T-shirts but Phil always has something up his sleeve in Hub Lab!

Thursday, 11 March

NEW Home School Hub 10am
Múinteoir Ray has some colourful sweet tricks to show us in today's art class.

Múinteoir John will be showing us some relaxation methods in his SPHE class.
SPHE - Relaxation/ Yoga

It’s all Spanish today in Múinteoir Clíona’s geography class as we learn about Spanish cultures.
Geography - Spanish culture

Múinteoir Emer has another sweaty class in store as we get Exercising with Emer.

Phil of Science is back in the Hub Lab today, this time teaching us about vacuums.

Karen from Grow HQ will be back to teach us some more gardening tricks that you can do at home.

Watch the full show here on RTÉ Player!

Home School Hub 11am
Múinteoir Ray takes us through some new creative writing techniques in English class.
English - Creative writing

Let's explore Western Europe with Múinteoir John and learn about some of the languages and sights you can see.
Geography - Western Europe

We learn about percussion and Múinteoir Clíona shows us a famous percussion routine.
Music - The Cup Song

Friday, 12 March

NEW Home School Hub 10am
Múinteoir Ray will be reading to us all about Scout's Best Day Ever in today’s English Class.

Did you know that different countries have different rules for Multiplication? Múinteoir John is going to show us some of those method’s in today’s maths class.

Múinteoir Clíona is traveling back to the 1970’s in today’s History class. 

Múinteoir Emer has another jam packed exercise class for us this morning to get us up and active.

Karen from Grow HQ will be back in the garden showing us some of the Friends and Foe’s that you could have in your garden!

Home School Hub 11am
Our body language can be a powerful tool in storytelling with Múinteoir Ray.
Drama - Body language

Beimid ag foghlaim foclóir nua bunaithe ar an téama 'An Aimsir' le Múinteoir John.

Today we learn all about the respiratory system in Múinteoir Clíona's science class.