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Welcome to Maple Class 2018-2019

Your children are taught by Ms Rich.

We are also very lucky to have Mr Boulter in our class Monday to Friday.


Ms Rich - Class Teacher


Mr Boulter - Class Teaching Assistant

Summer Project Question - What is treasure?

English - Summer

As part of our english lessons we will be looking at information and reports. We will be looking in detail how to name the features of a non-chronological report and how to organise the information we have researched.

We will be focussing on insects and minibeasts in our country.



We will be looking at fronted adverbials, commas and subordination.

Our Class Book

The Iron Man

by Ted Hughes

Key Information


  • PE kit needed
  • New spellings sent home


  • PE kit needed
  • Homework sent home - due Friday


  • Swimming kit needed


  • Spellings test

*Reading Champions and Maths Passports to be sent in daily*

Mad About Maths can now be signed if the children have accessed and practiced their times tables on TTRockstars. All the children have been given log in details.



Science - Forces and Magnets

For the first half of the Summer term we will be looking at magnets during our science lessons.

We will be exploring questions such as:

- What is the difference between push and pull?

-What different uses are there for magnets?

-What is the north and south pole?

-What does a magnet attract?


This term is all about time, shape and fractions. Please check back here for websites to access to help the children with their skills.

Please encourage your child to regularly access TT Rockstars. School have paid for a subscription to this as we think it is a valuable tool to help them practice their times tables.


Summer Project

Our project question is...

What is treasure?


As part of our project this term we will be looking at two naturalistic artists - Goldsworthy and Long. We will be discussing what treasure means to us and if all treasure has monetary value. Throughout this term we will create art through the medium of scultures.


Click on the link below to practise your spellings with a few games. This half term we are looking at how different prefixes change root words.


Online Safety

The staff at Dallam are huge advocates of what an amazing tool the big wide web is. We are showing the children in Maple class how to use features such as email and blogging in a safe and controlled environment. However, we know that there is much more at their fingertips. Please have a read through the links below that the Maple team have put together for you. If you need any advice or to discuss matters further please see us any day at hometime.




Times Tables


Here are some useful and reccomended websites that you can look at with your child at home.

Maths - TT Rockstars


Reading - Reading Plus


Science -


If you would like any help or further information then please feel free to ask at the end of the school day.

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