1P Prayer

Thank you Miss Paschali, Mrs Puttock and Class 1P for leading the prayer service this week at St Catherine’s. The theme was our Archangels– Uriel, Raphael, Gabriel and Michael. It was so informative and it was a wonderful way to recognise both their gifts and the gifts God has given to each one of us.  […]

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What will we be learning about next week in Year 1?

Literacy The children will be reading the book, ‘You Can’t Take an Elephant on the Bus’ and creating silly sentences using the word ‘because’. Phonics We will be focusing on the following sounds: wh (when), ph (phone), oi (soil) and the or sound family (or, au, aw). Maths The children will be learning about measuring […]

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1G Prayer Service

Thank you Miss Grace, Miss Byrne and Class 1G for leading the prayer service this week at St Catherine’s. The theme was  about how we can be kind to our neighbours and  what the word friendship means to us.  It made us reflect on how we want to be ready to help each other as […]

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What will we be learning about next week in Year 1?

Literacy The children will be using their story maps/story mountains to start writing sections of their adventure story. Phonics We will be focusing on the following sounds: th (think / this), ear (near) and air (chair). Maths The children will be learning about length and height through practical investigations. They will also be encouraged to […]

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What will we be learning about next week in Year 1?

Science / Literacy Next week is ‘Science Week’ and the children will be participating in various workshops, including one all about the Water Cycle. They will also be learning about the concept of floating and sinking by testing out their boats in the water. Phonics We will be focusing on /or/ (sort) and the /er/ […]

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What will we be learning about next week in Year 1?

Writing / Geography Our new topic is ‘Transport’ and so our role play area has been transformed into a train station. This week, Year 1 read the book ‘Katie in London’ and then retold the story. Next week, the children will be planning and acting out their own adventure/travel stories. Parents/carers: If you have a […]

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What will we be learning about next week in Year 1?

Traditional Tales Day On Monday, Year One will spend the whole day participating in some exciting activities related to our topic, ‘Traditional Tales’: ·      Art: The children will be designing, sculpting and decorating traditional fairy tale characters out of clay and other materials. ·     Computing: We will be using ‘Puppet Pals’ on the ipads to voice and […]

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