Horse Chestnut

Our class teacher is Mr Thomas.

Organisational Information

DayHomework PEReadingOther
Monday
Read at home
Bring reading book and
Reading diary to school
Water bottle
Tuesday
Swimming – Bring swimming kit to school.
Read at home
Bring reading book and
Reading diary to school
Water Bottle
Wednesday

Read at home
Bring reading book and
Reading diary to school
Water Bottle
ThursdayBring in CGP book

Read at home
Bring reading book and
Reading diary to school
Water Bottle
Mrs Bray in class AM
FridayHomework sent outTake home PE kit
to wash
Read at home
Bring reading book and
Reading diary to school
Water bottle
Weekly reads
counted in RD

Key dates for our class this term

DateTheme and Events
30th August School starts on Thursday at 8.40am.
Use the pedestrian gate by the carpark to get into school.
PSHE
6th SeptemberGeography
Thursday – fieldwork study in Newark
13th SeptemberGeography
Roald Dahl Day
Book launch
20th SeptemberHistory
27th SeptemberScience
4th OctoberArt
Parents evening week
11th OctoberArt
Parent’s assembly (information to follow)
18th OctoberHalf-term
Back to school on 1st November

Welcome To Our Class

Welcome to Horse Chestnut class. We are a respectful and hard-working class, who take pride in our work. Here you will find information regarding what we do and any key information.

Term – Autumn 1

Week 1 – PSHE

To understand the difference between being charismatic and knowledgeable.

To know how to develop strategies to resolve disputes.

To understand that there are a range of influences that can have an effect on health and well-being.

Week 2 – Geography

To use field work to record and present physical features in the local area.  

Week 3 – Geography 

To use the eight points of a compass and six figure grid references. 

Week 4 – History

To understand and explain the significance of developments in their context and in the present. 

Week 5 – Science

To describe the function of the heart and identify and name the main parts of the circulatory system. 

Week 6 – Art

To produce accurate drawings of people. 

Week 7 – Art

To create art work for a purpose and explain meaning. 

E-safety

  • Thinkyouknow (advice from the National Crime Agency to stay safe online)
  • Internet matters (support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online)
  • Parent info (support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online)
  • LGfL (support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online)
  • Net-aware (support for parents and carers from the NSPCC)

Homework Attendance School Calendar School council