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Smiling, Caring and Learning Together on a Journey with God

Chestnut Class Blog 2021-22

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  • What a great day!

    Published 24/06/22, by Charlotte Rice
    Yesterday was amazing! The children were brilliant. They loved looking around the aquarium seeing all the different kinds of sea creatures. We had a talk about habitats and adaptations and we learnt even more facts about the sea creatures, where they
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  • Woodland Wednesday

    Published 17/06/22, by Charlotte Rice
    It's been a busy week for the Chestnut family. The children loved spending time in the Woodland on Wednesday afternoon. The children learnt how to start a fire safely and looking for minibeasts. We found caterpillars hanging down from their webs
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  • Testing our lighthouses

    Published 10/06/22, by Charlotte Rice
    This week we took our lighthouses into the woodland to test them. We talked about the features of a lighthouse, what makes it a good lighthouse and what would we need to improve next time. The children were really good at explaining their ideas and t
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  • Lighthouses

    Published 27/05/22, by Charlotte Rice
    The children loved making lighthouses this week. The children thought about what lighthouses needed: a light at the top, strong foundations and make sure it's tall. They all worked very well with their partner to create a great lighthouse. Tod
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  • Geography

    Published 13/05/22, by Charlotte Rice
    This week the children enjoyed learning about the names of continents and oceans. They played a game to see if they could remember where they were. The children also learnt a song about the continents which helped them learn it. In writing we have
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  • Deep blue sea

    Published 06/05/22, by Charlotte Rice
    The children loved our Terrific Take off. We found out about sea creatures, created our own new sea creature and made our own aquariums. It was so lovely to see so many of you for the afternoon to look at work. The children were so excited to have yo
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  • Introductions

    Published 07/04/22, by Charlotte Rice
    First of all introductions, I want to welcome Miss Smelt into the Chestnut family. She is a student teacher and will be with us until the beginning of July. I can't quite believe the term has nearly finished. Where has this year gone?? Th
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  • Year 1 Easter Service

    Published 01/04/22, by Charlotte Rice
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  • Fractions

    Published 25/03/22, by Charlotte Rice
    We have had a busy week working with fractions. The children have been making fractions using play dough. They could confidently talk about one half, one third, one quarter and three quarters. We have been learning to use core skills in our writin
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  • Fantastic Finish

    Published 18/03/22, by Charlotte Rice
    The children loved the Fantastic Finish on Tuesday. We explored the Rainbow Room with lights, sensors, textures and colours. The children were so keen to see what they could do and lots of role playing with space equipment.   This week the
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  • Independent writing in Chestnut class

    Published 11/03/22, by Charlotte Rice
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  • Chestnut Spring Worship

    Published 08/03/22, by Charlotte Rice
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