St Gregory's

Catholic Academy

Parent Pay

office@stgca.org.uk

Spring Garden Road, Longton Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire ST3 2QN

01782 235340

Part of

All Saints Catholic Collegiate

Year 1

Welcome to Year 1 at St Gregory's

Year 1 staff: Miss Harper, Miss Defreitas, Miss Adams, Mrs Salt, and Mrs Rehman.

 

Phonics: 

The Phonics Screening will take place in the Summer Term. Here is a list of useful websites to support your child at home:

www.phonicsplay.co.uk

www.phonicsbloom.com

www.topmarks,co.uk 

 

Mathematics: 

By the end of Year 1 children must be able to count in 2s, 5s and 10s. Children must also know there number bonds to 10.

Here is a list of useful websites to support your child at home:

www.topmarks.co.uk 

www.nationalnumeracy.org.uk 

 

Writing: 

By the end of Year 1 children must use finger spaces withing their writing and keep their letters on the line. Children should also show an awareness of capital letters and full stops. 

 

Reading:

Children should read three times a week at home and their diaries need to be signed each time. Please encourage your child to use their understanding of phonics to segment and blend unfamiliar words. 

 

P.E:

P.E is on a Tuesday and children will need their full P.E kit in school. 

 

Homework and Spellings:

Homework will be sent out on a Thursday and is due back in on the following Monday.

Spellings will be handed out each Monday for a spelling test the following Monday. 

 

We appreciate your continued support.