St Christopher’s RC Nursery & Primary School

Together in faith, friendship, kindness and courage.

Mr Ian Noone - Headteacher

St Christopher's Road, Ashton-under-Lyne, Tameside OL6 9DP

0161 330 5880

"Aspire not to have more but to be more." Oscar Romero"Peace begins with a smile." Mother Teresa"For it is in giving that we receive." St Francis of Assisi"We are called to make the earth a beautiful garden." Pope Francis"Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier." Mother Teresa"I have come so that they can have life and have it to the full." John 10:10"Jesus said I am the way, the truth and the life." John 146

Year 1

Year 1  Home Schooling: Week Beginning Monday 1st March 2021                         

Reading everyday  - for at least 15 minutes.    "Oxford Owls/Rising Stars Parent Hub"

Practice the following spellings everyday : To be tested on Friday morning.

Monday    Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday   Friday   Saturday   Sunday   weekend


month   year   


English Maths Other

Alternative Pronunciation of "ae" as in head / ready.

Phonics Daily Practice Book Spring –

Pg 6  (Week 2 Day 1)



The Sandcastle

Sandcastle Story




Solving Number Problems
Collins Purple Maths book
pg 28 + 29
All 3 challenges



Learning to name and locate the four countries and capital cities of the UK.

Uk Information and quiz questions



Alternative pronunciation of "a" as in angel / acorn.

Phonics Daily Practice Book Spring  –

Pg 7  (Week 2 Day 2)


Word Endings - "ve",  "tch" and "y"

Collins Purple English Book

Pg 50 + 51

Missing Number problems
Collins Purple Maths Book
pg32 + 33
All 3 challenges


Identifying different seasons - looking for signs of Spring.

Go on a walk and take some photos if you can. It is now Spring - how can you tell? What can you see?

Design a poster following your nature walk. Include the names of any plants and trees you recognise and describe what the weather is like. Think about last week's lesson - what kind of clothes did you need for your walk?

 Optional Writing Challenge



Phonics session - 

Alternative pronunciation of "y" as in happy / very. 

Phonics Daily Practice Book Spring –

Pg 8 (Week 2 Day 3)

Different spellings for the sounds "igh",

"ie", "y" and the split digraph "i_e".

pg 52

Challenge - pg 53 "oy" and "oi"

Solving Missing Number Problems 

TenTen - Life to the Full

"Treat Others Well" 

Class reflection session - Our actions can be kind or unkind. Are you always kind? Has someone ever been unkind to you? How did you feel?

Questions to think about......

 Write a list of 10 things you can do that are ways of being kind to friends? Parents? Teachers? The world?




Activities to be confirmed via email to parents/carers.


Class text for the day - "Claude in the City" by Alex T. Smith









Phonics Daily Practice Book Spring  –

Pg 9 + 10   (Week 2 Day 4 + 5)

Spelling Test

Writing Stories- Beginning, Middle and End

Read the story in each of its' parts and answer the questions in each section - be as imaginative as you like!

Collins Purple English Book

pg 72 + 73



Mental Maths Test





Music - Music lesson

Looking at Timbre and melodies - Session 2 



PE -  PE Activity - 5 Basic Moves






Mr Ian Noone - Headteacher

St Christopher's Road, Ashton-under-Lyne, Tameside OL6 9DP

0161 330 5880