We are Teresa Class

Learning with Jesus to be the best that we can be.

My name is Mrs Walker and I am the Year One Class Teacher.

Our Learning Support Assistants are Mrs Grogan and Mrs Wilson.

Mrs Syms will be teaching Year One on Tuesday mornings.


Our inspirational person is Mother Teresa.

Key Information 

  • PE is taught on Mondays - Children will need both indoor and outdoor kits.
  • Homework will be given out on a Monday and will need returning by Friday.
  • Read regularly with your child and please ensure that you sign their reading record. 
  • Children will need a pair of wellington boots. 


Useful Documents

Autumn One curriculum guide

Autumn Two curriculum guide

Autumn term phonics schedule

Meet the teacher meeting





Children will continue with daily phonics lessons throughout their time in Year One. In June all Year One children nationally will sit a phonics screening test. Please see the websites below for further information.  


Useful websites for phonics

 Phonicsplay Some resources require a subscription but there are many free games and resources

 Mr. Thorne Videos of sounds plus many other reading resources

 Phonic games to play

 'Letters and Sounds' is a useful tool for games to play at home.

Correct articulation of phonemes


St. Joseph's Catholic Primary School uses the 'Floppy's Phonics Sounds and Letters' scheme to promote rigorous synthetic phonic teaching for reading success. Please access the link to learn more about the scheme, the order of teaching and further information on synthetic phonics.


Year One Key Words

Please click here for a list of the Year One key words for reading and spelling. Children will be given a key words booklet to help practice reading and spelling the words at home. The children will be tested on these words and will receive a stamp once they can read and write the words three times.

Children receive a certificate when all these words have been learnt. 






Latest Diary Dates Events

Christmas Dinner Day12Dec2018

EYFS and Year One Nativity Performance13Dec2018

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

EYFS and Year One Nativity Performance13Dec2018

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Christmas Jumper Day14Dec2018

Christmas Fair14Dec2018

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm @ School Hall

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