Chestnut Class 2020-2021

Welcome to Chestnut Class!
 
 Year 1 and Year 2
Important information
Pick up and drop off times for Chestnut Class (Year 1/2) 8:45am and 3:05pm
 
 
Things to remember for Monday 8th March
 
  1. Reading wallet
  2. Yellow reading diary 
  3. Reading books (from Christmas)
  4. Brilliant book (from Christmas)
  5. Water bottle -named 
  6. Coat -named
  7. Snack is provided for however. if you would like your child to have their own healthy snack please put this in a name bag or pot small enough to fit into your draw
 
 
PE
 
PE will be on Tuesday afternoons - Please ensure your child comes into school wearing their PE kit (your child can wear leggings/jogging bottoms if it is cold). 
 
Homework

During the first week back we will be assessing the children, from this parents will receive a copy of sounds, tricky words and spellings to learn up until the first week back after Easter. 

A handwriting pack will be sent home for your child to practise their letter formation - please use the videos on the learning platform. 

Maths continue to use Numbots 

Reading:

Reading books will be changed on Monday’s and Thursday’s if your child has read their book at least twice. Please aim to listen to your child at least four times a week, this will help them to become fluent readers.

 
Summer Topic- Victorians!
Useful links
Making a Victoria Sponge Cake!
Flower and Plant hunt!
World Book Day - March 2021
We have been learning about 'Who is Muslim and how do they live?' We have explored the Quran, prayer mats and prayer beads. We have also discussed what happens during Ramadan and why it is a special time for some Muslims. 
ECO representatives 
Cricket with Eric 
No Pens Day - November 2020
Remembrance Day - November 2020
Children in Need - November 2020
First Day in Chestnut class -September 2020