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Smiling, Caring and Learning Together on a Journey with God

Chestnut Class Blog 2018-19

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  • Football

    Published 18/01/19, by Jo Macrae
    This week  we had another fun but cold football session with "Mr Paul". We did lots of running around to keep warm. We are getting better at finding spaces and not just having everyone chasing the ball. This week's players of
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  • Paris

    Published 11/01/19, by Jo Macrae
    On Monday we went on a plane to Paris. We went in the departure lounge and put our bags and passports under our chairs. We had numbers on our flight tickets so we knew where to sit. We had a snack on the plane and landed in Paris. In Paris we tasted
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  • Nativity

    Published 14/12/18, by Jo Macrae
    On Wednesday we did our class nativity. Thank you to everyone who came to watch us. We loved doing our play, our favourite song was "Something happened to the light". In English we were looking at instructions and how they have to be pre
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  • Two weeks of Blog

    Published 07/12/18, by Jo Macrae
    Sorry, due to  our Fantastic Finish last week we ran out of time to do our Blog. Thanks to everyone who came to see our Tin Man and looked at all our work from this term. We were very proud of our writing and how much we have done this t
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  • Poetry

    Published 23/11/18, by Jo Macrae
    This week we have been looking at poems. We looked at what was different about a poem to a story and then chose our favourite one to learn as a group. Later in the week we then performed it to the class. In English we wrote up our version of The T
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  • Children in Need

    Published 16/11/18, by Jo Macrae
    What a busy and exciting week it has been! Yesterday we had an Expressive Arts and Design afternoon. We went into different places and joined with children from other classes to do lots of exciting activities, some of us did knitting, sewing, pain
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  • Splots

    Published 12/11/18, by Jo Macrae
    This week we had the exciting arrival of some Splots. They are small creatures who like having books read to them in quiet voices. We take care of them by making sure we are not too loud and some of us have even given them names. This week we made
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  • The Tin Forest

    Published 02/11/18, by Jo Macrae
    This half term we have started learning about a new book called The Tin Forest. It is about an old man  who lived in a world full of  rubbish and how he dreamed of a better world. He used the metal to build his own forest. We made a small w
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  • This week in Chestnut Class...

    Published 19/10/18, by Jo Macrae
    In Mathematics this week we were learning about 2D and 3D shapes. We learnt their names and how many sides, corners, edges, faces and vertices they had. We wondered if our parents knew what vertices are, and if they didn't we could explain it to
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  • Healthy Eating

    Published 12/10/18, by Jo Macrae
    In Mathematics this week we have been learning about inverse; that is like doing mathematics backwards to check our answers. 3+4=7, so 7-3=4 . We also tried answering mathematics words problems and have set one for the adults to work o
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  • This week in Chestnut Class...

    Published 05/10/18, by Jo Macrae
    In Maths we have been learning to take away. We practised using the dienes and drawing it out. It was quite hard when we had to split some tens back into ones. We have been trying hard to make our working out neater as that helps us to get the answer
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  • This week in Chestnut Class...

    Published 21/09/18, by Jo Macrae
    This week has been another busy one. In English we have been learning about adjectives (describing words) and expanded noun phrases (2 or more adjectives and a noun, with a comma between the adjectives). We have been writing longer interesting sen
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