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St. Mary's Primary School, Stewartstown

Welcome to P.1

Welcome to the Reception and P1 class where you are sure of a learning environment that is:

  • Safe & Welcoming
  • Child-centred
  • Nurturing
  • Stimulating and above all
  • Happy!

Each and every child is important to us and throughout tyour child's early years at school we will suppport them in laying firm foundations  so that they develop intellectually, personally, physically, socially, emotionally at their own pace.

In our clasroom we promote Active Learning which is skills focused and age appropriate. This practical approach enables each child to achieve their potential by encouraging them to:

  • experiment and create
  • explore and have fun
  • self manage
  • ask questions
  • investigate and 
  • evaluate

 

6th Jun 2018
It was on your marks... get set... go.... for the annual sports day. The weather...
 
 
 
24th May 2018
Fantastic morning to be outside with Stephen from Healthy  Kidz. The children...
 
 
 
24th May 2018
Glad to hear that some of the alliums planted by the P1s for their mums are in full...
 
 
 
16th May 2018
These children received certificates for showing respect, responsibility and resilience...
 
 
 
16th May 2018
Mrs McBride's class led whole school assembly this morning and informed the school ...
 
 
 
8th May 2018
Primary 1 class enjoyed harvesting the rhubarb from the school garden and for a very...
 
 
 
 

Literacy in Term 3

High frequency words. Take turns to speak and use correct language.  Make a simple sentence about an event or picture using new words. Understand full stop, capital letter, exclamation mark, question mark.  Read simple books for meaning.  Find words that begin and end with a given sound.  Give sound for each letter in the alphabet and sh, ch, 'oo' and 'ee' sounds.

Numeracy in Term 3

Quantity - how many cups will fill a bottle? Number words to ten.  Recognising coins 1p, 2p, 5p, 10p, 20p, 50p and £1.  Weighing items using small objects as measure eg. small blocks, pegs etc.  Looking at a picture graph and understanding results.  Add and subtract within 10.  Order numbers to 20.  Count from a given number to 10 and beyond.  Clock face with numbers.

Themes Explored in Term 3

Rules - How they are there to protect us and others

Seasons - Seasonal change

Types of transport

Safety in the sun

Keeping safe at play

Road signs

Keeping healthy - looking at healthy and unhealthy foods and where they comes from - animal/plant

Growing - how we change over time