May is 'National Share a Story' month, and this year the theme is 'Myths, Magic & Mayhem'.
To celebrate this in Chestnut class, this week we have been looking at the book 'Room on the Broom', by Julia Donaldson.
We have listened to the story and the song, made our own potions, pretended to…
This week, Chestnut Class have been looking at animal homes.
We have been reading the story 'Oh Dear', all about looking for hen's eggs around the farm in different animal homes.
We also got busy mark making using different animals in paint to make footprints.
On Wednesday we had a…
This week has been Mental Health Awareness Week.
In Chestnut Class we have enjoyed some lovely, calming time in the great outdoors, and doing relax sessions in class.
We have been enjoying our outdoor area, listening to the birds and playing in the fresh air.
We have also been for lots of…
Yesterday, Chestnut Class got busy learning about Eid.
We enjoyed an Attention Austism where Miss sprinkled sand and drew a moon and a star, and then sprinkled blue rice to make the sky.
Afterwards we all got creative, painting a paper plate blue for the sky, and painting a moon and star…
Chesnut Class have enjoyed the theme of 'Bob the Builder' this week.
We have done lots of building whilst counting and labeling the bricks, made some fantasic house pictures to use as touch and feel boards, and even looked at who lives in our houses!
We enjoyed 'What's in the Box' on…
Today we all wore our own clothes in Chestnut Class, and wore something red!
We enjoyed a music session this morning where we played along to the song 'It's good to be me'.
We spoke about how we are all different and that's great!!!
Have a lovely bank holiday weekend Chestnut…
Chestnut Class have had a very exciting week learning all about ‘The 3 Little Pigs’. We have been exploring different materials and making pig houses out of straw, sticks and duplo, and pretending to blow them down.
We all decorated a biscuit with pink icing and marsh mellows to make a pigs…
This week in Chestnut class we have been learning all about spring. We have used forks in different coloured paints to make tulip pictures, painted blossom trees using our fingers, dug in the soil filling the plant pots, and looked for worms in the soil. We have explored the school grounds with…
Last week some of the children throughout school got busy to help school enter an Easter competition that Chorley police station is running to win lots of Easter eggs.
The children got very creative making cards with Easter egg prints, finger print Chicks, hand print Chicks and sheep. The…
In Chestnut Class this week, we made some cute Easter Cards for our familiies.
We squeezed a yellow blob of paint onto the middle of our card and then used a fork to spread the paint out. Once we had done this we stuck on 2 eyes and an orange beak, to make a super cute Easter chick!!! We can't…
Chestnut Class have had a lovely week settling back into our routine.
We have enjoyed playing with our friends, exploring our fancy new outdoor area, and getting very busy with fun activities!
We have also been getting glittery whilst making our special cards for Mother's Day. We hope they…
This Week, Chestnut Class have continued to look at the book 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar'.
We have enjoyed listening to the story, trying some of the food that the caterpillar ate, exploring different leaves and herbs in our tuff tray, and making some super caterpillar crafts!!