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 Murray, Mrs Green, Mrs Richardson and Mrs Smith


Welcome to Year 1


Our topic this half-term is 'What Wonderful Weather!'. We will be learning about the four seasons, months of the year, weather symbols, what to wear in each season and how trees change throughout the seasons.


In topic we will be learning about Coal in Cannock. We will be learning about the importance of mining, jobs in the mines and the dangers involved.


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


General Reminders:


P.E days are Monday and Thursday, please wear your PE kit to school.


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


Books will be sent home on Mondays and should be dropped into the Y1 box on the playground on FRIDAYS ONLY. Please read with your child daily and encourage them to talk about what they have read. You can also use Oxford Owl 

( Username: stmaryscannockyear1         Password: year1 ) or your own books from home.


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.