Crabtree Junior School

Crabtree Lane
Herts AL5 5PU
Tel: 01582 623501
Fax: 01582 623455

Headteacher: Miss E Simmons

Curriculum support

The New Curriculum: To see the slides shown to parents at the spring term curriculum evening, including a link to a presentation by Tim Oates from Cambridge Assessment, please click here.

To read the objectives for Years 3, 4 and 5 for Reading, Writing and Maths, please click on the links below:


At the start of the year, the teachers hold a short 'Meet the Teacher' meeting to let parents know about the topics being covered in their child's year group and to set out the timetable for homework, etc.

Powerpoint slides from autumn term 2018 can be found here:

E-safety: How E-safe are you?

We welcome the support that parents give their children at home. There is a wealth of information available on the Internet; some of the websites you may like to explore are listed here:

Fun maths games

Woodlands - fun and games

BBC Dynamo

BBC Skillswise

NRICH maths

Author Profiles

Authors and Illustrators

The Official Roald Dahl Site


We encourage our children to read widely and across different genres. The Hertfordshire Library service has published recommended reading lists for all year groups and these can be viewed by clicking on the pdf links to the left of this page.

For book reviews, classified by reading age, we also recommend www.lovereading4kids


A guide to calculation methods is available by clicking on the pdf link to the left of this page - please consider the specific method of calculation for your child's year group.