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Monday 1st June


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Good morning Year 1! Today is Monday 1st June. Today is the first day of the second half of our Summer Term and we are in week 1.


I hope you all had a marvelous May half term break. Maybe you played outside in the sunshine? Perhaps you had a picnic? I hope that you had lots of fun and rested. I would love to see photos so please do continue to send them to me. 


I had a great half term break. I went on a long bike ride and made some yummy meals for my family.


Today is a special day for three reasons. We are the start of the second half of our Summer Term, it is the first day of our brand new month of June and yesterday it was Eden's birthday!


Happy Birthday to Eden! We all hope you had the best day and that you had a lot of fun. We will all sing Happy Birthday to you!




This morning you have Liturgy. Today you have Grammar, English, Maths and RE tasks to complete. Have a super day and try your best!

Let's start the day with a prayer.


Hail Mary, full of grace, the Lord is with thee. Blessed art thou amongst women, and blessed is the fruit of thy womb, Jesus. Holy Mary, Mother of God, pray for us sinners, now and at the hour of our death.  Amen.

Monday Morning Liturgy


Phonics and handwriting


Please aim for 30 minutes (15 each) of handwriting and phonics per day.


There are 7 days in the week. Sunday is the first day of a new calendar week. Monday is the first day of a new school week. 



Phonics task

What are the days of the week? Watch the BBC Bitesize video below and try the fun games and puzzles.



Read and enjoy the story The Race Across the River. The Jade Emperor needs your help planning his perfect birthday party. 


Write suggestions about what the Emperor has or does at his party using golden sentences.


When you have had a party what happened? Did you have a cake? Did you play games?


Use and to join two of your ideas together in a single sentence: You can play a game of chase and have a massive chocolate cake.


 Why not try the fun connective game below!



A birthday party


Remember before half term we learned that halves are 2 equal pieces and quarters are 4 equal pieces. We are going to learn how to describe different movements with our fraction words.


He did a half turn.

He turned three quarters.

Describing Turns


Yesterday on Sunday 31st May was Pentecost Sunday. Everyone shared the good news that the Holy Spirit has arrived!



Jesus sent the Holy Spirit to help us all on earth. The disciples passed this message onto others so that they might be saved too.


Today your task is to write a prayer to the Holy Spirit asking for help and guidance in sharing the Good News of Jesus.


Spreading the Good News! | What's In the Bible?