Year 1

2020-2021

Our teachers are Mrs Johnson and Mrs Lawton.

Strava Virtual Challenge!

We all know that it is essential to be active as it helps to keep us physically and mentally healthy! The Tyne and Wear School…
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Santa Dash Ready!

Mr Claus, Mrs Claus and Mr Claus warmed up on the running track this morning . They are ready for today’s Santa Dash!
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Reading Tree Challenge Update!

We’re super thrilled to share an email we have just received! All our classes rose to ‘The Reading Tree Challenge’ set by the National Literacy…
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Christmas Lunch Day

A huge ‘Thank You!’ to our Kitchen Staff for a fabulous Christmas Lunch. We have just finished a festive first sitting. Lots of smiles and…
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Santa Dash!

We have just been invited to take part in the National School Games Santa Dash and we couldn’t be more excited! Another chance to wear…
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Daily Mile Champions

Don’t forget to check out your child’s Seesaw or Tapestry account as each Friday we share and celebrate achievements. This week, as it is the…
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Mrs Black’s Christmas Card Shop

Mrs Black’s Christmas Card shop is proving popular! Just donate £1 via the online payment system with your child’s name, Year group and Christmas Card…
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Leading the Rosary

Year 6 put their Faith into Action by preparing, leading and filming the Rosary for the rest of the school. They usually lead the Rosary…
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Advent Reflection

The children of St Joseph’s are waiting. They are starting each day with an Advent Reflection. Please keep us in your prayers.
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Reading Tree Challenge!

At St. Joseph’s we LOVE reading so when the National Literacy Trust launched “The Reading Tree Challenge” we accepted! Our challenge was to cover the…
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Attendance Superstars!

It’s a huge congratulations to Key Stage 1! Both Year 1 and Year 2 receive the 100% attendance award this week. Well done 
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Gold Active Sunderland Award!

For the third year running, we are super proud to have been awarded the Gold Active Sunderland Award. Well done and thank you to Mrs…
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A Helping Hand!

Year 1 thought about who would be their helping hands if they were being bullied.
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Year 1 Anti-Bullying Week

Year 1 have decided they are ‘1, 2, 3 united!’ The children discussed what bullying is and what we could do to help those who…
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Children in Need 2020

The children have had a fabulous day celebrating Children in Need today. We dressed up in our Pudsey clothes and pjs, wore head bands and…
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PSHE Jigsaw Launch!

In school the children have started a new PSHE programme called Jigsaw, we all met our new Jiggie friends last week. This week we are…
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Marvellous Maths in Year 1!

Year 1 had a fantastic time comparing objects as part of their maths lesson this morning. We are trying to learn new maths language and…
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Thank you!

Sending huge thanks to our school community! Despite the current climate our children and families have shown one of our school virtues in abundance –…
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Welcome Mass

Thank you Fr Jim for celebrating Mass with us today – we gathered as a school community to pray together at the start of this…
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Welcome Mass

We warmly invite our school community to join with us at our first celebration of Mass this year on Thursday 1st October at 10am. Our…
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Year 5 PE

Year 5 had a fantastic P.E. lesson in the sun this afternoon, participating in their own mini football tournament.
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Year 1 Maths

Everyone is really busy in Year 1! For our maths task today, children are thinking of different ways to sort objects. Some have chosen to…
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Year 1 Forest School

Year One had a fabulous afternoon in Forest School helping the Rainbow Monster. They made wonderful presents and food for the Rainbow Monster’s birthday. They…
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Children’s Book Week

Last week we showed you how much St Joseph’s staff love reading.This week is National Children’s Book Week. We would love you to show us…
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Year 1 Kindness

As part of our Anti-Bullying Week, Year 1 have been thinking of ways to show kindness and make St Joseph’s a happier place.Check out our…
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Robin Hood

We had a fantastic morning with Image Musical Theatre Company watching Robin Hood. Some of our children were lucky enough to join Robin Hood’s gang of merry…
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World Book Day

We love reading at St. Joseph’s! Staff and students alike dressed up as their favourite book characters to share and celebrate our love of books!…
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RNLI Water Safety Roadshow

Children in Yrs 1-6 thoroughly enjoyed the water safety roadshow run by the RNLI. We’ve learned how to keep ourselves safe in and around water.
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Year One Super Science

Year One have been investigating in science! Can humans do the same things as animals? Can we jump like a frog? Can we fly like…
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Making Porridge

In English we have been reading The Magic Porridge Pot. We all made porridge and wrote some super instructions.
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Children in Need 2019

We had a great day celebrating Children in Need. We wore sporty or Pudsey clothes, worked out with Joe Wicks The Body Coach and counted…
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Dinosaur Hunt!

Year 1 got their new “Dinosaur” topic off to a great start with a dinosaur hunt. They found fossils and dinosaur footprints in our school…
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