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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Posted by /blog/category/maple-class on 10 January 2018

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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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Posted by /blog/category/maple-class on 20 December 2017

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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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Posted by /blog/category/maple-class on 6 December 2017

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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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Posted by /blog/category/maple-class on 29 November 2017

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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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Posted by /blog/category/maple-class on 22 November 2017

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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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Friday 10th November 2017

In our Geography lesson this week, we began to write our own tourist guides for Whitby. When we are happy with them, we are going to use the computers to produce the guides inserting real photographs of Whitby.

We have been solving some tricky problems in Maths this week. We have had to spend…

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Posted by /blog/category/maple-class on 10 November 2017

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Friday 3rd November 2017

We have had a great time this week writing creepy recipes for magic potions. I wonder if any of them will really work?! Reading 'George's Marvellous Medicine' by Roald Dahl gave us the inspiration for this writing task along with Halloween and our school Halloween Disco this week.  On Monday we…

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Posted by /blog/category/maple-class on 3 November 2017

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Wednesday 11th October 2017

It is our Harvest Celebration on Friday this week and we are all getting very excited about it and are busily doing final rehearsals. We have invited our families to join us in the celebrations and have asked them to provide donations of produce. After the celebrations, we will be passing on the…

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Posted by /blog/category/maple-class on 11 October 2017

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Friday 6th October 2017

In English this week, the children have been writing non-chronological reports about themselves! Mrs Baker and I are really enjoying reading them and finding out more about the talents and hobbies of Maple Class. What a talented bunch you are!

In our topic lesson, we looked at old sepia…

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Posted by /blog/category/maple-class on 6 October 2017

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Friday 29th September 2017

Where has September gone???

In Maths this week, we have been learning how to do column addition. Great to see the smiles when the children realise that they can add big numbers quickly!

In Science, we have been thinking about how best to keep healthy including having a balanced diet. Next…

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Posted by /blog/category/maple-class on 29 September 2017

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Wednesday 20th September 2017

Well September really is whizzing by as the children get stuck in to their learning. It's great to see them growing in independence and confidence day by day. As part of our local study topic, the children have shown a particular interest in finding out more about Whitby Abbey. We have lots of…

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Posted by /blog/category/maple-class on 20 September 2017

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Latest News

4 December 2017

##Reminder##

The​ ​office​ ​is​ ​going​ ​cashless​ ​at​ ​the​ ​end​ ​of​ ​January.​ ​If​ ​you​ ​are​ ​not​ ​already​ ​signed​ ​up​ ​to Parent​ ​Pay​ ​or​ ​are​ ​not​ ​sure​ ​what​ ​to​ ​do,​ ​our​ ​friendly office​ ​staff​ ​are​ ​ready​ ​and​ ​waiting​ ​to​ ​show​ ​you​ ​how to​ ​get​ ​started.​ ​We​ ​also​ ​have​ ​a​ ​laptop​ ​in​ ​the​ ​reception​ ​area​ ​that​ ​you​ ​can​ ​use​ ​if​ ​you​ ​can’t​ ​get​ ​on​ ​the internet. (Please​ ​note:​ ​For​ ​administrative​ ​reasons,​ s​nack​ ​and​ ​juice​ ​money​ ​is​ ​not​ ​included​ ​-please​ ​continue​ ​to​ ​send​ ​this​ ​in​ ​as​ ​cash​ ​separately.) Thanks​ ​very​ ​much.
17 October 2017

Acorn Museum Trip

##ACORNS PARENTS! We are very sorry, but unfortunately we are having to postphone today's trip to the museum due to the weather. We do not feel that it is safe to walk the children in such conditions. We are very sorry for any inconvenience and will let you know a revised date as soon as we have one. Thank you for your understanding.
13 October 2017

Parents' Evenings. Tuesday 17th & Wednesday 18th October 2017.

Don't forget that dodgeball and basketball after school clubs are cancelled on Tuesday 17th and Wednesday 18th October due to Parents' Evenings. Thank you for your understanding.