St Pauls CE Primary School

St Paul's CE Primary School

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Reading

Home reading books will be changed or checked twice a week. Please make sure you are reading with your child every day for about 10 minutes. You can ask them questions about:

- the characters

- the order of events

- the setting

- who/what/where/why/when/how questions

 

Maths

You can reinforce our maths learning at home by spotting numbers out and about, finding 1 or 22 more/less than a number, counting in 2s and 10s.

Number facts

Use the following site to practice these games - Number facts bingo (bonds to 10 then 20), Save the Whale, Catch 10.

http://www.ictgames.com/numberFacts.htm

Counting

And the below link for these: Fairies in the Fog (2 and odd), Counting Caterpillar, Fishy 2s.

http://www.ictgames.com/counting.htm

 

There are additionally lots of fun games to be found on https://www.mathplayground.com/grade_1_games.html

 

**Don't forget the value of games such as snakes and ladders for counting!

 

Spelling and Grammar

Key Stage 1

Year 1 Grammar

Sentence

How words can combine to make sentences

Joining words and joining clauses using and

Text

Sequencing sentences to form short narratives

Punctuation

Separation of words with spaces

Introduction to capital letters, full stops, question marks and exclamation marks to demarcate sentences

Capital letters for names and for the personal pronoun  I

Terminology for pupils

letter, capital letter

word, singular, plural

sentence

punctuation, full stop, question mark, exclamation mark

 

 

Words that pupils are expected to spell and use correctly in their writing by the end of Year 1

the, a, do, to, today, of, said, says, are, were, was, is, his, has, I, you, your, they, be, he, me, she, we, no, go, so, by, my, here, there, where, love, come, some, one, once, ask, friend, school, put, push, pull, full, house, our