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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World Epilepsy Day in Chestnut Class

  1 April 2022

Last week Chestnut Class helped to promote awareness of World Epilepsy Day by attending school wearing purple. In 2008, eight-year-old Cassidy Megan from Canada decided she wanted to help raise awareness for people with epilepsy and to make sure no one affected feels alone. She named her idea…

Tags: Chestnut Class EYFS Equality 2021-22

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Easter Fun in Chestnut Class

  1 April 2022

Chestnut class have had a wonderful time celebrating Easter. We have enjoyed a sensory story, “We’re going on an Easter Egg Hunt!” We had to make our way through the swishy, swishy grass, through a field of colourful flowers (confetti drop) through the mud (hot chocolate and water mix) and river…

Tags: Chestnut Class EYFS 2021-22

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Musical mayhem in Chestnut Class

  25 March 2022

Chestnut class have been listening and attending to lots of different musical instruments this half term. We have enjoyed the rainmaker and big drum and couldn’t wait to have a turn to repeat back the sounds we heard.  We have been recognising and identifying sounds of hidden instruments,…

Category: Chestnut

Tags: Chestnut Class Music EYFS 2021-22

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World Book Day Fun in Chestnut Class

3 Mar 2022

“I’ll huff and I’ll puff and I’ll blow your house down!”

Chestnut Class have had wonderful World Book Day fun exploring the story of the Three Little Pigs and celebrating all of our favourite characters and stories. What a great turn out in class- we had a visit from Superman, Rex from Toy…

Category: Chestnut

Tags: Chestnut Class EYFS 2021-22

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Pancake Tuesday in Chestnut Class

2 Mar 2022

What a wonderful and very messy time we had in Chestnut Class on Shrove Tuesday. During Stage 2 Attention Autism we watched Miss Spear create a pancake mixture and in Stage 3 we took turns to flip a pancake! Chestnut Class have been working very hard on their turn taking skills which require them…

Category: Chestnut

Tags: Chestnut Class Cooking & Nutrition EYFS Physical Development and Healthy Lifestyles Personal Social Development and Life Skills 2021-22

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Safer Internet Day at Astley Park

11 Feb 2022

This week classes have been focusing one staying safe online. 

 

We have had a range of activities going on throughout the whole of school. Making friendship potions and learning and comparing physical and virtual friendships. Videos commentary on what to do in online situations. (YouTube…

Category: 10R

Tags: Maple Class Beech Class Chestnut Class Oak Class Willow Class 9R Class 9G Class 10R Class 10G Class 11R Class 11G Class Rowan Class Online Safety 7A Class Sycamore Class 7P Class 8A Class 2021-22

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Happy Safer Internet Day - One for the Grown Ups!

8 Feb 2022

All Fun and Games? Exploring Respect and Relationships Online 

 

The best way to support our children online is to take an interest in what they are doing.

Here are some posters which may help start some conversations with your child. What should we be looking out for in the gaming world,…

Category: Digital Leaders

Tags: Maple Class Beech Class Chestnut Class Oak Class Willow Class 9R Class 9G Class 10R Class 10G Class 11R Class 11G Class Rowan Class Online Safety 7A Class Sycamore Class 7P Class 8A Class 2021-22

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