Chestnut's Capers- Welcome to Year 1
Happy New Year! We hope you had a restful and enjoyable break with your families.
We are looking forward to introducing Chestnut Class to new topics this term including:
- learning how to write letters with the text Hello Mr Postmouse in English
- exploring numbers to 20
- discovering the seaside town of Swanage
- discussing what materials are used to make different objects and whether we would prefer a window
made of paper or trainers made of bricks.
- finding out the meanings behind Bible Stories and representing them through drama,
music and craft
Meet the Year 1 Team
Mrs Thompson - Teacher
Mrs Wheatley - PPA Teacher Friday Mornings
Mrs Hill - Teaching Assistant
Mrs Jackson - Teaching Assistant
What do I need at school?
Water bottles – you child will need a water bottle every day
Reading books - to be brought in everyday
Coats - we will be going outside in all weathers so please bring a coat every day
PE Kit – a fully named PE kit should be at school every week. (our PE days are Tuesday and Thursday). All jewellery must be removed for PE lessons.
Wellies and waterproof trousers – for outdoor forest school activities (these will be stored at school) Similar to reception, we will go outside in all weathers
Old shirt or painting apron – for painting and craft
Library books – for Thursday to swap
Design & Technology