St. Thomas More

Catholic Voluntary Academy

Newstead Road, Leicester Leicestershire LE2 3TA

0116 2706365 | @STMleicester

Years 1/2 

Mrs Wheat and Mrs Whitmore

Advent 1


Our topic is All about me 

Statement To Live By  - I try to stand up for myself and others.

 Welcome to our class page
We hope you all managed to have a break and enjoy the summer.
Our day starts at 8.40 and ends at 3.10.

Please use the green gate entrance on Newstead Road. 

The adults working in our class are Mrs Wilson, Mrs Coyle, Mrs Cownley and Mrs Shoker.

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Our P.E. day is Monday. Please come to school wearing your P.E. kit and trainers.




Friday 16th October

Homework logs have been given out to complete any written work in. Please keep these at home. Worksheets should also be kept at home. Photos of completed homework can be sent through Tapestry and class email. 


Year 1


Complete the Phase 4 phonics mat.  Choose 4 real words from the mat to put into a sentence in your homework log. Remember to use capital letters and full stops. 


Complete the bar model worksheet.


Year 2


Answer the questions about the picture. 


Please complete the 60 second read and questions. You can support your child with reading the text if needed. 


Halloween challenge - can you solve the clues?


Want a challenge? Explore this website to develop your problem solving and reasoning skills.


Bug Club

Please log in to Bug Club and read a book from 'My Stuff' or your library. Please send an email to if there are any problems with your details. 

Reading books will be issued on Monday. 


If your child is self isolating or awaiting COVID-19 test results, please use these links to support their learning.

English - How Butterflies Came to Be. Please follow the sequence of 5 lessons.

Once completed, please follow the sequence of 10 lessons for Anansi and Tiger



Y1 Maths - Please watch the video for the correct day of the week

M-Fact families - addition facts       T- Find number bonds within ten    W- Systematic number bonds     

Th- Number bonds to ten  F- Compare number bonds

Y2 Maths - Please watch the video for the correct day of the week

M- Bonds to 100 (tens)     T- Add and subtract ones      W- Ten more and Ten less         

Th- Add and subtract tens             F- Add by making ten

 Please email for a copy of the supporting worksheets to be emailed to you.