Welcome to The Maples
Our Class Teacher is Mr Hall and Mr Pillans on a Wednesday/Thursday.
Our 1:1 Teaching Assistants are Mrs Kirk and Miss Cragg.
In our class we have 17 children.
We really enjoy learning in our classroom, keeping fit and healthy in PE, learning through exploring in our Wild At Heart outside area and commencing our KS2 adventure.
If you have any questions relating to Maples Class, please contact me through Class Dojo or Google Classrooms. More general enquiries should be directed through the school office please.
The curriculum covered in Maples Class:
A brief introduction to Europe
Rivers and the Water Cycle – Following the River Nile.
The UK in detail, Map Skills and our local study.
Animals including humans
Forces and Magnets
Prehistoric art: Working in paint and clay.
Water Colour and scenes of the Nile.
Artistic Focus – Joseph Raffael.
Researching, designing and making jewellery.
It’s My Body
Singing, harmony and preparation for Christmas.
Pulse, Metre and Rhythm
Improvise and compose music.
History of music and focus on composers. The Baroque and Classical periods.
African dance /
Skip to the beat
Brilliant ball skills/
Throwing and catching / Cool core
Swimming / Active athletics / Fitness frenzy
Deities, key figures and symbols
Allah, visual symbols and mosques.
Symbols in the bible, worship and churches
What does it mean to live a good life?
Computing and Online safety
Research and presentations – How and why the pyramids were built.
Photography and image editing.
Animating and graphics.
House and home
Fruit and vegetables
Photographs of activities and achievements throughout the year.
Accelerated Reader - https://www.myon.co.uk/
Spongy Elephant Front Page - https://www.spongyelephant.com/primarypupils/
Code.org - https://studio.code.org/home
Times Tables Rock Stars - https://ttrockstars.com/
Interactive maths - Hit the Button - https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button
Oak National Academy - https://www.thenational.academy/
BBC Bitesize - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize