Another Busy Week for Chestnut

12 Jun 2020

Chestnut Class are still on the theme of ‘Animals’ and we have all been having lots of fun at home this past couple of weeks, focusing on ‘Mini beasts’.

We have looked at the stories ‘The Very Hungry Caterpillar’ and ‘Superworm’ and then been getting busy with lots of themed activities.

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Catching up with Chestnut Class

15 May 2020

Well as we come to the end of another week learning from home let’s see what the Chestnut superstars have been up to …

First up is George,

George has been practising his fine motor skills this week, cutting, sticking and colouring, to make a fantastic, yummy ice cream! He has also been…

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Chestnut Class do MADD week

1 May 2020

The sun seems to have gone behind the clouds this week but Chestnut class are all still smiling J

Let’s go to Harry first…

Harry has been making the most of MADD week. He has been practising his yoga with Cosmic Kids, had a teddy bears picnic, played shops and been dressing up. I can see on…

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Oak Club get Creative

1 May 2020

Even though the sun has disappeared we have had a lovely, fun week in Oak Club.

We started most mornings by listening to the sensory story ‘The Very Hungry Caterpillar’. We counted out all the food that he ate and even guessed that he would change into a beautiful butterfly! We talked about the…

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Chestnut Superstars!

24 Apr 2020

Hi All,

I hope you are all keeping safe and well.

Some lovely news to start with. On the 16th of April, Miss Hothersall had her baby girl who they have called Lottie. They are both home and doing well J

Now as we are coming to the end of another week of learning from home let’s see what…

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Chestnut Class get busy at home

3 Apr 2020

Since being at home the children in Chestnut class have been super busy!

Harry has been cooking yummy biscuits with his sister, having lots of fun every morning with Joe Wicks, and joining in singing lots of counting rhymes.

Noah has been working hard on Education City, practising tracing…

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Holi Celebrations in 8G

9 Mar 2020

Today in 8G we learnt all about Holi Festival.

We looked at why and how Hindus celebrate the festival and decided it sounded like lots of fun!!!

After we had learnt all about it we had a colour party of our own, just like they do in the carnival of colour.

We used all different techniques…

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World Book Day in 8R

5 Mar 2020

With it being World Book Day and Astley Park School having an Animal theme, this morning we have read the book 'Giraffes Can't Dance'.

After reading the book we got creative and made our own giraffes. We had a paper plate each and we could use paint, glue, paper, scissors and googly eyes. As…

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8G get musical!

4 Mar 2020

In ‘My Creativity’ this week we have been having fun with musical instruments. 
Miss Heaton put lots of instruments at the front and we all had to follow instructions as to what instrument to pick. We then had to do super looking for the symbol prompts to start and stop playing and if we were…

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