On this page you will find information about the topics we are covering this year in Chestnut Class.
Autumn Term 1 – Marvellous Me
The children will focus their learning on the Human body, our senses and their families. To find out more read the curriculum leaflet below.
Autumn Term 2 – Arctic and Antarctic Adventures
The children will focus their learning on famous explorers of the two Poles. They will also learn about the animals that are found in the two environments. In Science the children will look at the seasons and how autumn turns into winter.
Spring Term 1 – Heroes of the World
The children will focus on the heroes in our lives. This will include local heroes, heroes of the nursing world and our families. In science the children will explore materials and create capes for our ‘super’ bears.
Spring Term 2 – Making a Splash
This term our learning focus is to do with all things water. The children will explore habitats during their Forest School sessions and make waterproof habitats for the creatures they find. They will also explore the seasons some more.
Summer Term 1 – It’s a Bug’s Life.
As we enter the Summer Term we are going to be spending more time outside in Wild At Heart. The children will investigate minibeasts and their habitats. In English, the children will use this learning to write poetry and information texts.
Summer Term 2 – Once Upon a Time