Chestnut is an integrated reception and year 1 class. We are a team made up of our class teacher Miss Bodinar and we are supported by Miss French and Mrs Brown. We deliver a rich play based curriculum in line with the Early Years Foundation Stage and the National Curriculum. Our classroom is a space where each individual is valued and encouraged to initiate and act on his or her own ideas, resulting in a fun, busy and stimulating environment. We create meaningful topics to ignite children’s thinking, imagination and a love of learning. This enables the children’s skills to continue to grow and develop and to have the confidence to make choices and take risks. This offers valuable insight to the children’s abilities. This is where the journey begins…..