We’ve Been Busy in Chestnut!

20 May 2022

Over the previous couple of weeks Chestnut have continued to learn all about Houses and Homes. We have been learning about farm animals and their habitats and exploring/identifying their homes in the tuff tray. We have especially liked the mud, water and straw! We have been exploring measure- big…

Category: Chestnut

Tags: Chestnut Class EYFS 2021-22

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Independent Travel in 11G

20 May 2022

What a task some of the pupils in 11G had this week- as part of our ASDAN accreditation- we had to undertake a journey independently (being shadowed by a member of staff.)

The journey that we decided was from school to our local Police Station, crossing several roads, keeping ourselves safe…

Category: 11G

Tags: 11G Class ASDAN Independent travel 2021-22

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Beech Class Summer Term Week 5

20 May 2022

This week in Beech class we were focusing on Goldilocks and the three bears. Our attention autism sessions have been based all around bears and their homes. On Monday we attempted to create a glitter mandala for Buddha day. 

In our mornings have been focussed on preferred regulation choices…

Category: Beech

Tags: Beech Class EYFS Equality 2021-22

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9G Road safety

20 May 2022

During this week 9G have completed activities to improve their road safety skills, this preparation helped them when they went to the shop at the end of the week. We focused on the three main things to remember and the teachers quizzed them throughout the week to see if they remembered - stop,…

Category: 9G

Tags: 9G Class PSHCE community access My Community 2021-22

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7A Super Saxons !

20 May 2022

This week 7A have been looking at the Anglo Saxons and what weapons they used to fight in the battle against the Vikings. At the start of the week they looked at what they used to defend themselves. The children made some amazing shields and designed their very own pattern to go on the front of…

Category: 7A

Tags: English History Mathematics my thinking and problem solving Communication Language and Literacy Personal Social Development and Life Skills Arts and Creativity 7A Class 2021-22

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10G Celebrate Wesak

20 May 2022

This week at Astley Park School we have celebrated the Buddhist festival of Wesak. 

In 10G we have been learning about Wesak and what the festival is about. We learnt that Wesak is the most important of the Buddhist festivals and during this time Buddhists collect food and donate it to…

Category: 10G

Tags: 10G Class RE Arts and Creativity KS4 2021-22

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7A learning to look after ourselves and our friends!

18 May 2022

This week in 7A we have been learning the importance of looking after our bodies and how we can look after our friends. 

The children have been following on from last week with first aid training. This week we discussed and practiced the recovery position and the steps we need to take before…

Category: 7A

Tags: Art & Design English Mathematics Communication Language and Literacy Personal Social Development and Life Skills 7A Class 2021-22

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10R say Happy Wesak!

16 May 2022

Today 10R made some beautiful cards for Wesak. 
We followed instructions to make the card as part of our celebration of Buddha day.

The class coloured in some Mandala and we talked about how we are all unique as our lotus flowers and Mandala are unique.

we learned that Wesak celebrates the…

Tags: 10R Class Equality Arts and Creativity 2021-22

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