St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

Love, learn and live in Christ!

Our Ethos Statement for this week 20th November is: I think before I make choices that affect my health!


Welcome to our Year 1  page with lots of information about what we are getting up to in class and around school!


Our Teacher is Miss Vogel

and our Teaching Assistant is Mrs Midgley.


Click here to see our Year 1 Curriculum Map   which will give you an overview of all the things we will be learning over the year. Do bear in mind that we may change some themes around depending on when we can book workshops and visits!


Click here for information about phonics


This half term we will be reading and learning all about 'Where the Wild Things Are'. It is a fantastic book!

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We made bread and butter for the Tiger who came to tea!

 We have been making animal patterns!


Don't forget to read every day at home with an adult!

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What books do you have at home that you love to read? 

Our topic this half term is

Dinosaur Planet!

We are going to explore the dinosaur planet! We are going to be palaeontologists and dig deep to discover dazzling dinosaur facts.Image result for lifelike dinosaur picture



Homework is sent home on Friday and returned the following Wednesday. Children are encourage to read at home and look for learning opportunities out of school.


PE lessons are every Tuesday and the children need:

-White T-shirt with school logo

-Black shorts

-Black Pumps

PE uniforms are taken home over the holidays


Maths Monster will be sent home every Friday with a person who has been working really hard in their maths! He loves to do maths work at home and log it in his book!




               This half term our RE theme is               'Mary Mother of God'


We will be learning about the annunciation and the Christmas story.


We will be thinking about our mothers and our Blessed Lady Mary.


Spend some time at home thinking about the experience of advent and Christmas.

 We have been having fun in the outside area!