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Welcome to Maples Class 2015-16

Maples is a busy class. We have 15 Year 1 children and 10 Year 2 children. Our Year 2 children spend the morning with Mrs. Kinsey for their Literacy and Maths. In the afternoon we are all together.


Summer Term Key Days of the Week:

Tuesday - Homework books are due in and PE

Thursday - Spelling test, new homework and spellings

Friday - Year 2 Swimming

Year 1 Curriculum Overview

Maples play Boomwhackers!

 Spring Term 

Our Topic for this half terms is The Great Fire of London. We have started by learning where London is and what is currently there. We built a 3d map of London with some of the landmarks. We will be learning about the events and what happened. In DT we will be building a vehicle so we will need some boxes, please start saving them.

Exploring School to make a map, where have we been?

Dahlicious Dahl Day

Autumn Term 1

In Literacy this term we are learning about Dinosaurs. We are writing captions and sentences about Dinosaurs as well as using the story 'Tyrannosaurus Drip' by Julia Donaldson.


In Numeracy we are practicing counting, more and less and moving on to writing number sentences.


Our topic is All about Me. We will learn about where we live and what our address means as well as looking at the community around us. Science will help us to learn about our bodies and senses. In R.E. we will be looking at different relationships and how they are shown in the Bible.

Bruno the Bear

Bruno the Bear 1
Bruno the Bear comes home at the weekend with someone who has been amazing this week. He has his own pyjamas and play clothes. He also has a diary and would love you to write about his adventures for him. Pictures are also very welcome.

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