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St Joseph's Academy

St. Joseph's
Catholic Academy

Year 1

Welcome to Year 1

Miss George and Mrs Parker are looking forward to working with you and getting back into the classroom soon!


During this half-term of remote learning we will be covering a range of topics across different subject areas. 

RE – Local Church- Community, Special People.

Maths Mastery –  Addition and subtraction within 20; Time; Exploring calculation strategies within 20.

English – 'Space' stories featuring space, astronauts, planets, aliens and anything Out of this World!

Phonics (RWI) - Using the Ruth Miskin YouTube channel children will be able to access Speed Sounds, Spelling and Hold a Sentence videos to practice using their Read Write Inc Phonics skills.

Topic – 'Out of this World!' Learning about the history of space and space travel. Influential people such as Neil Armstrong, Mae Jemison, Tim Peake and Helen Sharman.  

Science – Materials and Space.


As we are unable to send home decodable books for the children's independent reading please remember we have access to a range of decodable phonics books on the Oxford Owl e-library using the class code sent out by Miss George in October.