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14 11, 2019

Brilliant Beanstalk in Year 1

By |2019-11-14T14:48:41+00:00November 14th, 2019|Class 1, Front Page Slider|Comments Off on Brilliant Beanstalk in Year 1

On Monday, Year 1 were very surprised to see that a beanstalk had grown in the middle of their class. To learn more about beanstalks and what we might find at the top, we read the classic story Jack and the beanstalk. The children really enjoyed listening to a tale that they had heard before [...]

13 11, 2019

Year 1 Learning Letter

By |2019-11-13T16:34:06+00:00November 13th, 2019|Class 1|Comments Off on Year 1 Learning Letter

Please find attached the learning letter for this term, which contains some information for your children as well as some interesting information for upcoming events this half term. Curriculum letter Autumn 2 Mr Boyd

11 07, 2019

We are the Music Makers…

By |2019-07-11T20:45:26+01:00July 11th, 2019|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on We are the Music Makers…

Willow Brook's musicians showed off their talents on Wednesday night in style at our annual music event. From keyboards to choir, drums, guitars, recorders, ukuleles, clarinets and flutes, we raised the roof and enjoyed every minute. Well done, Willow Brook!    

11 07, 2019

Sporting Stars!

By |2019-07-11T19:27:29+01:00July 11th, 2019|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on Sporting Stars!

I hope that, like me, you thoroughly enjoyed our afternoon of sport on Tuesday afternoon! Willow Brook children are such stars when it comes to winning with style, losing with grace and supporting each other with a sense of community. That's what made the afternoon so happy and why teachers and children were so full [...]

30 06, 2019

At the Despatch Box

By |2019-06-30T16:52:59+01:00June 30th, 2019|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on At the Despatch Box

After thoroughly enjoying a Parliamentary half term, we tested our debating skills on Friday as three bills were discussed in our very own House of Commons! The Speaker of the House brought our 180 M.P.s to order and the afternoon was as lively as Westminster! Having been the focus of our topic work in class [...]

10 03, 2019

World Book Day’s Giant Game of ‘Guess Who’!

By |2019-03-11T17:03:31+00:00March 10th, 2019|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’s Giant Game of ‘Guess Who’!

You'll see from this small selection of pictures from Friday, that our World Book Day celebrations were filled with smiles... and plenty of reading! We had a great assembly, where extracts from books matched our costumes; did plenty of author related activities and lessons; enjoyed choosing a new book of our own from the giant [...]

29 11, 2018

A trip to Sherwood Forest

By |2019-01-04T12:59:18+00:00November 29th, 2018|Class 1, Class R, Front Page Slider|Comments Off on A trip to Sherwood Forest

On Monday Class 1 and Reception got very excited when they voyaged on a coach all the way back to Medieval Sherwood forest. Here we met with Maid Marion and Robin Hood. We also spotted lots of wintry woodland treats along with learning about Christmas traditions from Medieval times. It was a cold, bright sunny [...]

20 11, 2018

School Council Minutes

By |2019-01-04T09:30:47+00:00November 20th, 2018|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, School Council, Whole School|Comments Off on School Council Minutes

Click below to read the minutes from our meeting on 13.11.18 Meeting Minutes 131118 This picture shows the comic strip created by the previous School Council at the end of last academic year, ready to be launched this year, which clearly outlines our expectations of behaviour and conduct at play times in order to ensure [...]

12 11, 2018

Our Youngest Athletes Take Their Turn

By |2019-01-04T13:00:55+00:00November 12th, 2018|Class 1, Class 2, Front Page Slider|Comments Off on Our Youngest Athletes Take Their Turn

21 children from years 1 and 2 went to take part in the athletics festival at Rushcliffe school. For many of these children it was their first time representing the school and taking part against other schools from the Rushcliffe area. The children were so proud to wear their kit like the older children do, [...]

28 09, 2018

Let us all eat cake!

By |2018-09-28T19:03:18+01:00September 28th, 2018|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on Let us all eat cake!

Many of you will have heard the sad news that Julie Cook passed away last week. As a parent and a huge supporter of Willow Brook school, she blessed us all with her energy, sense of fun and her positive determination to get things done. Julie took the helm of our Friends Association for many [...]