St. Mary and St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Primary School

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Happy Thursday Year 1!

Today your timetable is

  • English
  • Maths
  • Phonics
  • Geography
  • PE


I will be giving feedback on English today.

We will be finishing the information text that we started yesterday. As I wrote about airplanes yesterday, today you will be writing about steam trains.

Here is an example of a subtitle, information, picture and caption: Information Text Example GS


In Maths we are carrying on learning about coins. You have learnt the value of coins and to add them. In this lesson you will be looking at the value of the coins and comparing them. Please watch this video to help you complete your task:

Your task: counting coins


You will be learning the i alternative sounds – igh, i-e and ie.

Please have a go at this read and roll activity: igh ie i-e roll and read mat


Over our History topic we learnt all about George Stephenson and the rocket and Orville and Wilbur Wright and the Flyer I. These modes of transport have changed over the years and have changed our lives. We can now travel all over the world on a train or in an airplane. We are going to explore all the places you can travel in the world! In this Geography lesson you will be learning about the continents. Ready explorers… Lets explore the world!!!

Please try and learn this song, it really helps learn the name of all 7 continents!

Have a look at this world map

Your task: name and locate continents.


In PE we are starting Gymnastics.

pe gymanstics

Have a wonderful day,

Miss O’Sullivan