Maple Class Staff

Class Teacher  - Miss J. Birchall
Teaching Assistant - Mrs R. Holness
Teaching Assistant - Mrs R. Simmons
 

Spring Term 19/20 (Jan to April)

This term our topic is: Poles Apart (geography)

World Maps | Maps of all countries, cities and regions of The World

Week 1: Where do we live?

Week 2: North and South Pole

Week 3: Asia and Chinese New Year

Week 4: Europe- Spain and France

Week 5: Africa and Safari

Week 6: Australia, bush fires and WWF

Week 7: South America and Rainforests

Week 8: North America and Disney

Week 9: Oceans

Week 10: Weather around the world

Week 11: Conclude learning

Useful links;

Continents song

https://youtu.be/K6DSMZ8b3LE

Oceans song

https://youtu.be/X6BE4VcYngQ

Facts about the continents

https://youtu.be/wYYakyS_HOg

 

Numeracy

Cleveden Secondary School - Numeracy

Alongside our individual maths targets, we are exploring;

Maths mastery: Arrays and part and part whole models (calculations) 

Halving (fractions)

Maths Application: Time

 

Useful links;

Arrays

https://youtu.be/e0tMOj5wGUI

Part part whole models

https://youtu.be/x9-5dxP_204

Time

https://youtu.be/0Yq_rztquuU (for o'clock)

https://youtu.be/h6RNkQ7lU8Y 

 

Literacy

Creative Literacy Workshops for Primary Schools

Our writing expectations are; 

Writing on the line

Capital letters in the right place

Finger spaces

Adjectives 

Full stops

Conjunctions (green group)

 

Useful Links;

https://youtu.be/0Wrv_ZviMEc

 

Speaking and Listening

Speak And Listen Clipart

This term we are focusing on;

Peer play skills

Interacting with a peer

Discussions with a peer group (green group)

 

Useful Links;

http://scerts.com/

 

Social and Emotional

Zones of Regulation Poster - Autism Awareness

We are working on the new whole school scheme- Zones of regulation.

We are understanding which emotions link to the 4 zones (red, yellow, blue and green).

We are understanding which tool to use to be in the green zone (ready to work).

 

Useful Links;

Simple song about what the zones are-

https://youtu.be/pqJVC29LVI8 

Identifying emotions-

https://youtu.be/dOkyKyVFnSs

Some situations linking to the zones-

https://youtu.be/VujyGcyKljg

 

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