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8 03, 2020

World Book Day

By |2020-03-08T18:24:26+00:00March 8th, 2020|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on World Book Day

Thursday 5th March was, yet again, a World Book Day to remember at Willow Brook! This year we dressed up in 'genres' and there was certainly a wonderful array of creative costumes. We started the day together and met our new characters... From spacemen... to bears and rabbits... There were wardrobes (but thankfully no [...]

1 03, 2020

Howzat! Year 2 Children Represent Team Willow Brook

By |2020-03-01T16:42:49+00:00March 1st, 2020|Class 2|Comments Off on Howzat! Year 2 Children Represent Team Willow Brook

I had the pleasure of taking ten enthusiastic children to the South Notts Academy to take part in a cricket festival after school on Wednesday. I reminded these lucky ten how they had been chosen because of their good listening skills, sporting spirit and fantastic behaviour. They didn't disappoint as they moved around the sports [...]

28 02, 2020

Nottingham Forest share their vision for glory!

By |2020-02-28T16:30:16+00:00February 28th, 2020|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on Nottingham Forest share their vision for glory!

Willow Brook had some special visitors in assembly on Thursday and learnt just what it felt like to work as a team and turn ambition into success. NFFC's Dream Big message was inspiring and the story of Brian Clough taking Forest all the way to being European Champions left us with an upbeat feeling! [...]

14 02, 2020

Class 3 Poetry

By |2020-02-16T13:19:46+00:00February 14th, 2020|Class 3, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on Class 3 Poetry

Class 3 have been exploring the famous Australian poet Dorothea Mackellar, in particular her poem titled "My Country". We pondered over the new vocabulary and the different meaning that could be taken from several phrases. At our class assembly last week, we shared some of our own poems based on Mackellar's. Unfortunately, due to [...]

5 02, 2020

Keyworth Trail Run

By |2020-02-05T14:45:51+00:00February 5th, 2020|Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on Keyworth Trail Run

  The Keyworth Trail run is back! Following a year of world cups and busy work the Friends of Willow Brook Primary School are pleased to announce the return of the KTR15 and fun run for 2020. This is the third of the Keyworth running events including the Turkey Trot half marathon and the [...]

18 01, 2020

Young Voices

By |2020-01-18T12:31:39+00:00January 18th, 2020|Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on Young Voices

We talk so much these days about the well-being of our children but there's no doubt that any experience involving happy exercise or music has an incredibly positive impact on that all important feel-good factor. Young Voices is the biggest children's choir concert in the world and on Friday night, Willow Brook's choir was [...]

4 01, 2020

What a Knight it was!

By |2020-01-04T22:05:50+00:00January 4th, 2020|Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on What a Knight it was!

A huge congratulations to the fabulous cast of our 2019 production of What a Knight - you certainly did an amazing job that lived up to the standards of a Willow Brook drama! Here are a few pictures taken by Andrew Hallsworth during the evening shows. I'm sure you'll agree that the photos show the [...]

4 01, 2020

Everyone Loves a Baby…

By |2020-01-04T22:19:20+00:00January 4th, 2020|Class 1, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on Everyone Loves a Baby…

It seems such a long time ago since our youngest Willow Brookers were on stage and showing just how clever and confident they had become! Year 1 and Reception certainly shone as they retold the Nativity to a delighted audience. As promised, here are a few pictures from the dress rehearsal and evening show. [...]