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Roald Dahl Day 2023

Mrs Gibb and her new puppy came to visit us.

Chestnuts self portraits

Welcome to Chestnuts Class


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Woodland afternoon for parents

Children's Mental Health Week and wear your scarf to school day

Supertato! We read Supertato then made our own vegetable superhero.

We have been using oats to explore capacity. We have linked this to our learning about Goldilocks and the three bears.

We drew and painted a bear linked to our learning on Goldilocks and the three bears. Each one is unique and has its own character.

Road safety week- Learning to cross the road safely

People who help us- police

People who help us - vet

Outdoor learning



We are going on a bear hunt!

Welcome to Chestnuts Class!


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First Aid

Rosemoor Trip

Exploring our local community, past and present.

Exploring pattern and 3D shapes.

Science - Investigating Bubbles

Red Nose Day 2022

World Book Day and looking for signs of spring.

Superhero fruit and vegetables



We Wish You a Merry Christmas!

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Christmas Production

Fun in the Woodland Area

Our Class Scarecrow- The Hospital Dog

Diwali and fireworks

Sorting and matching

Colouring and cutting hedgehogs

Autumn leaves 🍁

Autumn Arts and Crafts

Bat and bug study

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Pirate day

Mrs Newby's last day :(

Our vegetables are ready!

First Aid- recovery position

Sports Day

Obstacle course

How do people grow and change?

Repeating patterns

Science week

Building bridges

Our water display


Painting the cow

We made vegetable soup and bread today!

Rosemoor trip 18th May

This week we are thinking about seeds and vegetables

Bottle top collaborative art

We have enjoyed making toast at snack time

We have sent letters out to local shops asking for some gardening tools, watering cans, compost and seeds. We hope we hear back soon!

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