St Mary's Catholic Primary School

God is at the centre of our lives and as a schoolcommunity we try to grow in love and care byfollowing the example of Jesus.

Year 1

Mrs Green, Mrs Murray and Mrs Richardson


Welcome to Year 1


Our topic this half-term is 'Exciting Explorers'. We will be learning about famous explorers and their voyages.


In Science, our topic is 'Light and Dark'. We will be learning about where light comes from, different light sources and shadows.



Please see our curriculum overview for further information on what we will be studying this half-term.


General Reminders:


P.E days are Tuesday and Friday. Please wear your PE uniform to school.


Don't forget to bring your water bottle to school daily.


Reading books are to be brought into school daily.

Please read with your child daily and encourage them to talk about what they have read. You can also use Oxford Owl 

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As well as reading, children should also practise their spelling, handwriting, number bonds and times tables (x2, x5, x10) as often as possible. Don't forget to use your IXL.