News from Class 5

17 01, 2022

Race to Waterstones: Lap One!

By |2022-01-17T13:35:59+00:00January 17th, 2022|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on Race to Waterstones: Lap One!

In this morning's assembly the first week's results from the reading challenge were announced and added to the Race to Waterstones track! With the hope that reading is shared most days at home, our aim is for a member of the family to add three comments in a reading record book to count towards [...]

6 01, 2022

The Great Willow Brook Reading Race

By |2022-01-06T16:20:00+00:00January 6th, 2022|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on The Great Willow Brook Reading Race

It is no surprise to hear that one of the strongest influences on learning is reading. Books and stories build vocabulary, comprehension, imagination and confidence, as well as enabling a child to explore and make sense of the world. Reading opens up the curriculum, stimulates memory and inspires interests and ideas. As well as [...]

17 12, 2021

Christmas fun!

By |2022-01-04T14:12:21+00:00December 17th, 2021|Class 5|Comments Off on Christmas fun!

The past few weeks Class 5 has been getting in the Christmas mood. We have been busy making decorations and practising our carol singing. In their Christmas jumpers, the class looked so fabulous altogether and the money raised is going to such a good cause too. We have finished The Lion, the Witch and [...]

19 11, 2021

A Perfect Peter Pan and Pudsey Place to be!

By |2021-11-19T21:20:37+00:00November 19th, 2021|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on A Perfect Peter Pan and Pudsey Place to be!

Willow Brook's 2021 Children in Need Day was just wonderful! With a playground full of fairies, mermaids, pirates, lost boys, ticking crocodiles and Pudsey Bears, we knew we were in for a great time. There was a costume parade with prizes, a Neverland treasure hunt and over 100 family 'shout outs' before a fish [...]

15 11, 2021

Odd Socks celebrating Unique Children!

By |2021-11-15T17:52:49+00:00November 15th, 2021|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on Odd Socks celebrating Unique Children!

We had a fantastic start to a Monday morning with an upbeat assembly to start our anti-bullying week! It was great to see so many children holding up their odd feet that showed the world that they were proud of being utterly unique! Thank you for joining in! Roll over Beethoven, Elgar and Vaughan [...]

15 11, 2021

2021 Oscar Season – the Red Carpet is here!

By |2021-11-15T17:17:42+00:00November 15th, 2021|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on 2021 Oscar Season – the Red Carpet is here!

This morning's Bench of Glory opened up the 2021 Oscars! As you can see from the photo, there were so many budding young performers during our rehearsal week we had to add an extra bench! There's a great deal of commitment needed in the early stages of a production. An Oscar recognises more than [...]

11 11, 2021

Class 5’s trip to Lincoln Cathedral

By |2021-11-11T16:09:56+00:00November 11th, 2021|Class 5|Comments Off on Class 5’s trip to Lincoln Cathedral

Class 5 had a long-awaited trip to visit and learn about the stunning Lincoln Cathedral. Mrs Ballard was also keen to take advantage of this opportunity to steep ourselves in British history.  We went to see one of the first sites William the Conqueror deemed important to build a Norman Cathedral. Our guide for [...]

8 11, 2021

The Day Batman wasn’t the only Superhero in Assembly!

By |2021-11-08T20:12:17+00:00November 8th, 2021|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on The Day Batman wasn’t the only Superhero in Assembly!

  This morning's Bench of Glory was quite special. We celebrated a group of children who have all shown teachers and TA's that there is a little bit of superhero inside... whether that's through clever thinking, swift action, kind hearts or simple but brilliant acts of bravery. Oscar, Bella, Elise, Heer, Alice, Kaylan and [...]

14 10, 2021

Design and Technology – Getting busy with their prototypes!

By |2021-10-14T20:17:44+01:00October 14th, 2021|Class 5|Comments Off on Design and Technology – Getting busy with their prototypes!

Another installment of Design and Technology in Class 5 and this time we were getting serious and technical with their prototypes. [...]

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