Year 1 Weekly Update – 17/12/21

RE: Next term our topic is ‘Families and Celebrations’. We will be reflecting on our Christmas holidays and what it means to be a member of a family.​ Writing: Let’s explore the Dinosaur Planet! Watch out everyone – the dinosaurs are on the prowl. They’re rampaging across the dusty earth, swishing their enormous tails and baring their fearsome teeth. […]

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Early Finish – Friday 17th December

The school will finish at 1.30pm on Fri 17th December. If your child is in Years 5 or 6 and is normally an independent traveler we will require permission, in writing, via office@stcatherines.barnetmail.net in order to let your child walk home independently. Please ensure this permission has reached us by the end of the day […]

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Year 1 – Trip to the Arts Depot

Year 1 had a marvelous time on their school outing to the Arts Depot on Tuesday. We saw The Tiger Who Came to Tea live on stage! The children had their first experience on a coach and were very excited. We have since written recounts about our first school trip and are looking forward to […]

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Year 1 Weekly Update – 03/12/21

RE: Our Advent Promises are proudly on display. We have been talking about how we are preparing for Christmas and getting ready both at home and in school. We will continue to reflect on how we can prepare to celebrate the birth of Jesus.   Writing: We will continue to look at comic strips and the way they are written […]

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Year 1 Weekly Update – 26/11/21

RE: As this Sunday is the first Sunday of Advent, we are going to reflect on how we can prepare to celebrate the birth of Jesus; including making our Advent Promises.​   Writing: We will be writing descriptive sentences, using some interesting adjectives. We will also be looking at comic strips and having a go at creating our own!   […]

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Year 1 Weekly Update – 19/11/21

RE: We will come to understand that God asked Mary to be the mother of his son and reflect on her response. We will also hear about Mary’s visit to her cousin.​   Writing: We will be writing descriptive sentences, using some interesting adjectives. We will be writing Fact Files – about our Superhero selves!   Phonics: We will be reviewing […]

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Harvest

Thank you dear parents and families for your generosity with your Harvest Donations over the past few weeks. Victoria and Sonia, who are volunteers from Chipping Barnet Foodbank came to collect our offerings. Chipping Barnet Foodbank is part of The Trussell Trust’s network of 428 foodbanks, working to tackle food poverty and hunger in our […]

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Year 1 Weekly Update – 15/10/21

RE: We are going to reflect on the knowledge that God made us because he loves us and understand that we show God we love him by looking after the world and each other.   Writing: We will be talking, describing and recounting about past, recent and future celebrations that we have attended or are going to attend very soon. […]

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