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St Paul's Catholic Primary School

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Friday 29th January

Morning everyone, it's Friday! Well done for working so hard all week, both children and parents smiley. Remember to join us for our zoom call this afternoon at 2pm. We'll look forward to seeing you then.

Good morning!

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You are all doing so well with your phonics and we are super impressed with the photos and videos of your great work on these lessons. Today's lesson details are below. laugh


Set 1 speed sounds - today's sound is r

Set 1 word time

Set 1 spellings


Set 2 speed sounds lesson - today's sound is ar

Set 2 spellings


If set 2 sounds have been completed, join in with Red words 1 lesson and hold a sentence. It's fine to go over the set 2 sounds again to help remember them if you like!


Today we will read a new ditty sheet or a new ditty story out of book 1. Please follow the links below for the books. Remember to practise the sounds and 'green and red words' and carefully sound out the words to read the stories. If you can ask your child questions about the stories they have read to check for understanding and which bits they have enjoyed. wink


Blending game

If you fancy playing a game to practise blending words click on the link below.

Reception maths

Today you are going to be playing a matching game with numbers 6, 7 and 8. This is session 4 on the link. Watch the video and then have a go at the activity.


Year 1 maths

Today you will be continuing to embed what you learnt yesterday, subtraction crossing 10. Watch the video and have a go at the worksheet when the video asks you to.

Afternoon activities

Please use this link to get to our afternoon activities page. here you will find learning opportunities for our Jambo topic.