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Yr 5 - Marvellous Maples

Welcome to Marvellous Maples!


Welcome to Year 5's class page. Mr Winter is our class teacher and Mrs Buxton is our TA! 

Take a look at our page regularly to see what we have been learning!


Autumn Term 1


Take a look at what we are learning this half term:


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This is the name of our new topic!

We will be learning all about chocolate, where it came from originally, how it is made, and also how to package it!

Literacy – Adventure stories - We will be reading Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and other adventure stories for inspiration.

Maths – Addition and Subtraction - This half term we will be learning how to use addition and subtraction confidently and efficiently to solve mathematical problems. We will also be focusing on being able to calculate sums in our heads at a quick speed.

Science – Chemistry– this half term we will be learning all about mixtures, solutions, reversible and irreversible changes.

History – We will be studying the Aztecs and how they invented chocolate!





P.E. is a compulsory part of the curriculum (all children must take part) and for Health and Safety reasons full P.E kit must be worn.


The Glade Hill PE kit is a plain white t-shirt with black shorts or trousers.


P.E. in Year 5 is on Tuesday afternoons.


Please can the children have their PE kit in school every day.



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Use this contact form to book an appointment to speak to Mr Winter.