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This year has been great! The children have worked hard and have shown true strength of character as they returned to their new school routine.

Their work has taken us all on a wonderful journey! We would like you to take a look at the amazing activities Maple Class have been doing. We are so proud of their determination and enthusiasm which has created some amazing results! Join with us in celebrating their achievements.

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  • Maple's Architects in the Making.

    Published 23/06/21, by Alison Kendell

    To link to our All Around the World theme, we looked at all the different styles of building around the world. They are amazing!

    Did you know the Eiffel Tower was built in record time? It took 2 years, 2 months and 5 days. From late January 1887 to March 31, 1889. Compared to St. Peter's Basilica, located in Vatican City, Rome, which took a total of 144 years to build!

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  • Science - Extra Special Xylems

    Published 16/06/21, by Rachael Jurkiw

    In Science, we have been looking at plant parts and their purpose. Plants have tubes called xylems, that run though their stems and roots. These tubes carry water, minerals and sugars. 

    We thought about how we could represent this using coloured water. Here are some of our thoughts:

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  • Maple's Marvellous Adventure Around the World in Eighty Days! (Almost)

    Published 16/06/21, by Rachael Jurkiw

    What a Journey we had!

    Inspired by Jules Verne's Phileas Fogg, Maple Class, travelled around the world to learn about all the different and exciting biomes.

    biome is a large area characterised by its vegetation, soil, climate, and wildlife.

    We voted for the poster we felt represented its biome the best. Which do you think does that? Why?

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  • Biographies — Amazing Amelia Earhart

    Published 16/06/21, by Rachael Jurkiw

    What is a biography? 

    biography is a true story about someone's life. Biographies tell about famous people, or ordinary people who have done exciting things. They usually centre on one person's life and how they have contributed to the world.

    Take a look at some excerpts of our biographies about Amelia Earhart.

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  • Express Yourself!

    Published 16/06/21, by Rachael Jurkiw

    In Maple class we love celebrating ourselves! We love our unique appearances, personalities and skills and wanted to show these off! Take a look at some of the art work we have completed which shows just how individual we are! 

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  • Awesome Art Work!

    Published 16/06/21, by Rachael Jurkiw

    We have had so much fun creating wonderful pieces of art work. We have been inspired by our Vikings and Dragons topic and hope you love our pictures as much as we do! 

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  • Iron Man Art Work

    Published 15/12/20, by Rachael Jurkiw

    Silhouette

    Maple class have been working really hard to create some really effective pieces of art work using silhouettes. We hope you agree that these look absolutely stunning! Well done Maple!

     

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  • Iron Man Stop Motion Videos

    Published 08/12/20, by Rachael Jurkiw

    Maple class have been working super hard to create stop motion videos. We had to create scripts, props and learn how to use new stop motion apps. We hope you love our final pieces as much as we do! 

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  • Maple class create their own Marvellous Medicine labels

    Published 10/10/20, by Rachael Jurkiw

    Maple class had to think carefully about the label for their Marvellous Medicine. Who was their target audience? How would they make their label stand out? What must they include so it can be sold in shops? Take a look at some of their creations!

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  • We love maths!!

    Published 10/10/20, by Rachael Jurkiw

    We have been having so much fun in Maths Fluency sessions. We love playing mathematical games, discussing different strategies and wondering about the patterns we can notice! 

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  • What happens if you take George's Marvellous Medicine?

    Published 10/10/20, by Rachael Jurkiw

    We have loved reading George's Marvellous Medicine! But what do you think we would look like if you had the medicine? 

     

        

      

      

       

      

      

       

     

     

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  • In The Magic Medicine Of Wonder

    Published 10/10/20, by Rachael Jurkiw

    In the magic medicine of wonder....

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