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St Josephs Primary School, Slate Street, Belfast
28/11/19 - Visiting prodcution of Santa's Sooty Christmas Show in school hall. Packed lunches for children on free school meals. No breakfast club. Toast in classes from 8.45am | Fri 29th Nov - School Fair - children finish school at 12.30. Fair commences in hall at 12.30 | Wed 27th Nov - School Open Day/night (2-3pm & 6-7pm) | 10th Dec - P1 & P2 Nativity School Show (10am), P3 & P4 Nativity School Show 7pm (NO AFTERSCHOOL CLUBS AS STAFF INVOLVED IN SHOW PREP) | ❤️📚❤️Join our 15 minute challenge!❤️📚❤️ We are asking ALL parents to pledge to read to their child for 15 minutes every day. | Follow us on facebook -
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Busy first term in P1

23rd Oct 2019

Our P1 children have been developing their numeracy skills through our Maths Mastery programme. They have been learning about sets, sequencing and estimating as part of their numeracy learning. Please ensure you are supporting numeracy learning at home by playing card games and board games. Encourage your child to set the dinner table and help when you are grocery shopping e.g. Can you get me 6 apples, 8 oranges etc. Make sure you are also using mathematical language when speaking to your child e.g. heavy, light, heavier, lighter, more, less, in between etc.  Reading helps your child to develop numeracy skills too so why not pick books with a numerical theme such as The three little pigs, Seven little ducks etc.

We also had a visit from the doctors in the hospital who taught our children all about x-rays, their bones and their skeleton - all in time for Halloween!

Browse through our photo gallery for a snapshot of P1.