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Chestnut Class Blog 2021-22

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  • Materials

    Published 28/01/22, by Charlotte Rice
    This week we have been looking at materials: wood, water, metal, plastic. We have used words to describe them: bendy, bumpy, soft, smooth, rough, hard. The children picked 2 materials and said what was the same about them. If you go for a walk this w
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  • Wonderdome

    Published 21/01/22, by Charlotte Rice
    The children loved The Wonderdome visit on Monday. We got to experience what it would be like if they went up in Space! We saw the planets up close and learnt what they are made of. We have continued to learn about Space this week, learning facts
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  • Diversity Week

    Published 14/01/22, by Charlotte Rice
    We have had a great week this week for Diversity. We have learnt some sign language, we made a class poem about how special and unique we are in Chestnut Class. The children also wrote their own poem talking about how special they are. We are spec
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  • Thank you very much

    Published 17/12/21, by Charlotte Rice
    How can we already be at the end of the first term? What a great term it has been. Your children are incredible and love working with them. They have amazed me with their learning and their kindness. The Chestnut family are such a kind, friendly clas
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  • Learning about time

    Published 10/12/21, by Charlotte Rice
    We have had another great week of learning. In writing we have been learning to use a capital letter for names and places, very important when you need to write a letter to Father Christmas!! We have also been learning about time and telling the t
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  • Chestnut Family Christmas Worship

    Published 03/12/21, by Charlotte Rice
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  • Fantastic Finish

    Published 26/11/21, by Charlotte Rice
    We had a great Fantastic Finish on Thursday to finish our learning this term. A lady came in to talk;k to us about trees. We knew a lot of tree facts but she taught us so much more. We then spent some time in our Woodland area looking and naming tree
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  • Children in Need

    Published 19/11/21, by Charlotte Rice
    The children have loved Children in Need. They did The special Joe Wicks for Children in Need and answered the questions to get points. We also talked about why we have a Children in Need day and where the money goes. The children were able to explai
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  • Remembering

    Published 12/11/21, by Charlotte Rice
    This week we made poppies in every creative ways. We talked about what the poppy represents and why we use poppies. Please ask these questions to your child. This week we have learning about 3d shapes. The children can confidently name cube, cuboi
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  • Exploring

    Published 05/11/21, by Charlotte Rice
    We have had a great week back at school. The children have settled back into school life and are ready to learn. On Wednesday we went exploring in the Woodland. The children found lots of minibeasts including worms and spiders. They found huge, colou
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  • Thank you

    Published 22/10/21, by Charlotte Rice
    Thank you for a fantastic first half-term. I have loved getting to know your child and been amazed at their wonderful learning. Can't wait to see what the next half-term will bring. The class have bonded so well together and are happy to play and
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  • Human features

    Published 15/10/21, by Charlotte Rice
     The children loved the trip around our locality on Wednesday. They spotted so many human features, we even saw some tractors! We stopped at the fire station where they answered the children's questions about what they do. We also saw the bi
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