Chestnut 2021 - 2022
Welcome to Chestnut Class' learning page. Here you can find relevant information about our learning in school as well as daily home learning if you are isolating at home.
If you are isolating this week, please follow the links below for this week's learning.
English - This week, we will be writing a non-chronological report about James Lind. Please see the slides saved in 'Media'.
Guided Reading. The children will learn about Remembrance Day. See 'Media' for the comprehension activity.
As a class, we will be reading 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'.
Maths - Please follow these links to the Oak Academy lesssons
Lessons 5 - 9.
Spellings Creating Adverbs Using the Suffix –ly. (No Change to the Root Word).
Science - Pushes and Pulls. See 'Media' for PP and worksheets.
Computing. Log in to Purple Mash using your child's log in details www.welearn365.com. 2Type. This is a touch typing program which will help children learn to type.
PHSE Compromise. See files in 'Media'.
Please also use one maths session for practising multiplication tables with a focus on x3, x4 and x8 times tables. https://www.timestables.co.uk/
Our topic this half term is 'Scrumdiddlyumptious' which is a Design and Technology based topic. We will have lots of opportunities to make food (and of course to taste it!)
We are exploring the text 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' as part of our guided reading lessons and are also reading 'Stig of the Dump' as a class read.
In Science, we are enjoying investigating forces.
P.E. day is Friday. Please come to school dressed in your P.E. kit on this day.
Home learning and spellings are set on Wednesday and are due back on Monday. Please complete your English and maths work at home and find time to practise your weekly spellings.