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Chestnut's Capers-  Welcome to Year 1

We hope you have had a good summer with a chance to have fun with your families and a chance to rest too.  We are looking forward to welcoming the children into Chestnut Class and starting our exciting learning journey this term.

This term, we will be:

- finding out about the countries in the United Kingdom

- exploring our senses 

- becoming weather experts 

- creating outdoor sculptures 

- writing recipes for Gruffalo Soup!

Meet the Year 1 Team

Mrs Thompson - Teacher

Mrs Hill - Teaching Assistant

Mrs Jackson - Teaching Assistant

Year 1 End of Year Expectations

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)

  • 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

Meet the Teacher

Knowledge Organisers


Design & Technology







Home Learning

Show and Tell

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