Wednesday 25th April 2018

The improvement in the weather is making everyone smile this week. The sunshine is really helping us to make the most of our Forest Schools lessons with Mr Bates. We had a great time this morning exploring our school wood and wildlife areas. In class, we have begun to look back in History to Stone…

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Wednesday 14th March 2018

Next week, our school will be holding an Open Day. On that day, our familes are invited to come and join us in lessons to see the type of things that we get up to each day in school. There is a buzz of excitement about the school this week as we are all sharing ideas and getting ready for the Open…

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Tuesday 6th March 2018

This week we have been completing our Greek myths. We are very proud of them and are hoping to see some of them up on our writing wall. In Maths, we have been converting analogue time into digital this week and solving time problems. Some of the problems are really making us think! In Geography,…

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Tuesday 27th February 2018

This week we are looking forward to World Book Day which we will be celebrating in school on Thursday. We have been busy designing our own comic strips in school. In our comprehension lesson, we read about the origins of World Book Day and why it is important. We were shocked to discover that in…

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Wednesday 7th February 2018

In a change to our usual style of blog, this week we thought that we would share some ideas to keep the children entertained over half term with you.

Supporting Your Child At Home….In The Half Term Holiday!

The best way to support your child over the holiday is to spend as much quality time…

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Wednesday 24th January 2018

In Literacy this week, we have begun to read ancient Greek myths and legends. The stories are very entertaining, many containing tales of gods and godesses not to mention the terrifying monsters! Mrs Leather read a myth called 'The Sun Chariot' which tells the story of Helios who had the important…

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Wednesday 10th January 2018

Happy New Year! The children have settled back quickly into the school routine after an exciting Christmas holiday at home with their families.In class, we have been writing a recount of our Christmas activities.For the next few weeks, we will be taking part in Forest Schools with Mrs Mason.…

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Wednesday 20th December 2017

What a fun-filled time we have been having at school! Over the last few days, we have watched the Key Stage One and Early Years Christmas performances, laughed our socks off at the Pantomime and taken part in the Christmas Carol concert at our local church. We were given a wonderful Christmas…

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Wednesday 6th December 2017

We are learning about the Nativity in class this week. Our teachers are making it fun and interesting by allowing us to explore the story in lots of different ways. For example, we have worked with our friends, made story maps, watched cartoons and even made phonecalls to tell the news. I wonder…

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Wednesday 29th November 2017

Although we are still working our socks off, we have begun to make preparations for Christmas! In Hymn Singing, we are learning Christmas songs and carols. Some of them are traditional Christmas carols, some old favourites and some different and new. We are looking forward to performing them to…

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Wednesday 22nd November 2017

Many of the children joined Mrs Leather and Mrs Nattriss in the Whitby Lantern Parade on Friday night. It was a magical night seeing all those lanterns twinkling in the dark

 

 

 

 

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Wednesday 15th November 2017

In class this week we have been making up magical chants to use with the magic potion recipes we made earlier this half term. Magical chants are sometimes called spells, they usually rhyme and are only about four or five lines long. You may think that it is easy to write a good spell but it isn't…

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Posted by /blog/category/maple-class on 15 November 2017

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Latest News

21 April 2018

Wise Owl's Intergenerational Session withYorkshire Coast Homes

Stakesby's Wise Owls had a lovely morning with residents of Marton Court, Whitby. With kelly Brown from Yorkshire Coast homes, they decorated paper butterflies, shared stories and sung their favourite nursery rhymes!
20 April 2018

Summer Term 2018

Don't forget to check the 'What's Happening' and the first half-term summer clubs' letter that your child should have brought home today. Many thanks.
16 March 2018

Open Day 2018

We are proud to open the doors to our wonderful school so the community can share in our learning experiences.