Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Primary School

Our Lady Star School Our Lady Star of The Sea Catholic Primary School

Year 1

Phonics
How to pronounce words Oxford Owl Phonics Made Easy  Poop Deck Pirates
This BBC website video explains what decoding is. This article (aimed at parents) explains how children learn to read using phonics and it also contains a useful phonics guide to show you how to make each of the sounds.  Poop Deck Pirates is another great game for practising phonics.
     
 Blending Dragon  Words and Pictures   
 Choose the sound you would like to practise and decide whether the words are real or not.    Play the Sandcastle Quiz to practise vowel sounds.  

Numeracy 
nrich Primary Maths Resources  
This website contains many challenging puzzles.  A page full of activities to practise the things we do in class.