A Fin-tastic Week in Rowan Class

25 Nov 2022

Rowan Class continued to learn about the world this week by exploring the oceans!

We made some great starfish cookies, following instructions and using brilliant communication to request equipment and ingredients.

We learned the signs for, "blue" and "starfish", and enjoyed an under the…

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Feels Like Autumn in Chestnut!

25 Nov 2022

Within our current theme ‘All Around the World’, Chestnut Class have been exploring their world through different seasons. This week we have been exploring ‘Autumn’.

On Thursday, Miss Cross led an Attention Autism using the colours red, brown and orange to make a hedgehog! She modelled dipping…

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Tags: Chestnut Class 2022-23 Explorers and Adventurers my thinking and problem solving Me and My Body My Community My Creativity


11R Independent Travelling

23 Nov 2022

This week has been a challenge for all pupils in class.


We have really raised the stakes for our independence. Pupils took part in a functional ICT lesson on Monday, editing a letter which had several errors, following instructions. We then learned about what an envelope should be…

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Barf Group Day 1 at Calvert!

22 Nov 2022

Barf group had a very busy first day at Calvert!

We started the morning off with a big cooked breakfast before heading off in the mini van to see some lovely views from the top of a mountain! We then wen5into the forest and learnt some bush craft; we learnt how to light a fire and toasted some…

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Oak Class’ Italian Adventure

22 Nov 2022

They may not have made it to the World Cup this year but Italy have certainly made it in Oak Class!

The Italian adventure began last week, pupils enjoyed decorating their own pizzas using core boards to make choices, before eating them of course! Pupils have decorated the Italian flag selecting…

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Tags: Oak Class Cooking & Nutrition Community Links 2022-23 Independent travel Explorers and Adventurers My Communication The World About Me My Community My Creativity Communication Language and Literacy


Reverse Advent 2022

21 Nov 2022

Last year we did our first ever Reverse Advent at Astley Park School- and it was such an amazing success that we are doing it again!

Every day during Advent - we brought in donations of tinned food/ toiletries etc- and placed them into Christmas boxes- thanks to everyone’s generosity- by the…

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10G Autumn Week 10

20 Nov 2022

Hello to everyone on this very wet Friday! We are all very excited for Monday for our residential visit to Calvert Trust. Mrs Fisher sent some important information to parents yesterday afternoon via email, if your child is attending the residential visit please make sure you read this…

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