Forces in action.

In Year 5 and 6 recently, the children have been learning all about forces. Our topic has centred around the idea of a theme park called ‘Forceland’. The children thought carefully about the forces in action on a ‘Bungee Jump’ and ‘Rolling car ride’. We carried out a number of investigations to find the best … Read more

Celebrating British Science Week

The 5/6 classes enjoyed celebrating British Science Week. The theme was innovating for the future and they focused on homes of the future. They watched some clips from Back to the Future II and Tomorrow’s World from 1989 where future inventions were predicted. Some came true, like video telephone calls, key-less entry, automatic light sensors … Read more

Home Learning w/c 11.1.2021

Please use Google Classroom to access Home Learning this week. Monday’s English work is here just in case there are any problems on the first day. Hopefully, thereafter this won’t be needed. Remember to contact your teacher if there are any problems, but we may be teaching Keyworker children so you may need to wait … Read more

Year 5/6 Home learning – Spring week 1

Please find below the schedule for home learning for the rest of this week. If possible, try to complete some Maths and English each day and, if you have the time/resources, have a go at the foundation subject for that day. If you are unable to print the necessary sheets at home then please do … Read more

Christmas Tree Festival

I’d like to say a huge thank you to the children in the 5/6 Christmas Tree Festival team who did an amazing job making the decorations for this year’s entry for the festival. Their brief was to create a magical ‘Jack and the Beanstalk’ pantomime tree to be displayed in the shop window of Wood … Read more

The Polar Express arrives in Chestnut!

The children in school have been working very hard on their Christmas performances over the last few weeks. We’ve all learnt some new skills along the way, with the children responsible for their own sound and lighting department! This year, the Christmas show will be a little different, but we hope you enjoy looking at … Read more