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18 07, 2024

Spain v England The Willow Brook Euro Final!

By |2024-07-23T10:24:17+01:00July 18th, 2024|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on Spain v England The Willow Brook Euro Final!

At the beginning of the Euros, Willow Brook classes pulled three teams out of the hat. As well as following the teams in the tournament in Germany, it also put them in to a lottery to play in our own final match. When England were defeated by Spain last Sunday, Year 2 (representing Spain) [...]

5 07, 2024

The Ancient Willow Brook Olympic Games

By |2024-07-05T20:47:08+01:00July 5th, 2024|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider|Comments Off on The Ancient Willow Brook Olympic Games

Welcome to Ancient Greece and the Willow Brook Olympics! We cheered, we ran, we conquered! There were chariot races, Argos eyes and Zeus's lightning bolts and the stadion race became a marathon by the end of the afternoon. With thanks to Andrew Hallsworth for bringing his camera and capturing the afternoon so well... even [...]

5 07, 2024

Meeting an Olympian!

By |2024-07-05T14:01:45+01:00July 5th, 2024|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on Meeting an Olympian!

In a half term full of Olympic learning, what could be better than being taught by an Olympic athlete?! The Gymnast, Sam Oldham, who was part of Team GB in the 2012 Games in London, came to Willow Brook and wowed us all in a day full of handstands, back flips, strength and motivation. [...]

3 07, 2024

Multi Skills Tournament at South Wolds

By |2024-07-03T08:19:46+01:00July 3rd, 2024|Class 1, Class 2|Comments Off on Multi Skills Tournament at South Wolds

Mrs Humphrey and Miss Adams were thrilled to be asked to deputise for Mr Clarke for a multiskills tournament for year 1 and 2 children at South Wolds. 8 polite, enthusiastic and competitive children took part in a variety of activities alongside children from other schools. For all of the children from Willow Brook, [...]

2 07, 2024

KS1 Scatterball Tournament

By |2024-07-02T11:52:04+01:00July 2nd, 2024|Class 1, Class 2, Class R|Comments Off on KS1 Scatterball Tournament

Class R, 1 and 2 took part in a mixed team scatterball tournament at school. We had 6 teams ready and raring to go on Monday afternoon and the light drizzle certainly didn't dampen spirits (or stop play!). The rules of scatterball are simple (and work as a great introduction for rounders later on [...]

1 07, 2024

Class R and Class 1 Greek Topic Afternoons

By |2024-07-01T12:35:31+01:00July 1st, 2024|Class 1, Class R|Comments Off on Class R and Class 1 Greek Topic Afternoons

Over the past few weeks, Class R and Class 1 have met for exciting, activity filled topic afternoons. We have learnt about Artemis, Icarus, the Ancient Olympics, Zeus and Hera and more! Here are some photos of what we have got up to to explore our learning... [...]

30 06, 2024

All the fun of the Fair!

By |2024-06-30T15:48:53+01:00June 30th, 2024|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on All the fun of the Fair!

Year 6 did a brilliant job of organising a school fair for the other children at Willow Brook! Friday's FunFest was a perfect community event! There were stalls and games, prizes to be won and wet sponges to throw! Year 6 were expert face painters and tattooists and, as you can see from the [...]

20 06, 2024

Who Let the Gods Out?

By |2024-06-20T17:00:37+01:00June 20th, 2024|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider|Comments Off on Who Let the Gods Out?

Welcome to the last whole-school topic of the year! It's going to be a great one! We are off to Ancient Greece to experience life during the very first Olympiad. Have a look at our plans and look forward to joining us for our exhibition of work on July 17th. [...]

20 06, 2024

Class 1 are tree experts!

By |2024-06-20T16:29:31+01:00June 20th, 2024|Class 1|Comments Off on Class 1 are tree experts!

You wood not believe how good Class 1 were at identifying trees this afternoon! They confidently explained what type of tree was which using their key to focus on the leaves or bark they could see. We had a hunt around the school site for various types including horse chestnut, silver birch and honey [...]

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