News from Class 6

2 07, 2022

Sports vs Costock!

By |2022-07-02T10:11:42+01:00July 2nd, 2022|Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Sport|Comments Off on Sports vs Costock!

On Tuesday 28th June, the Year 5 & 6 mixed cricket team played against Costock in a friendly match. For most of the children, this was their first experience of playing a cricket match and despite not winning the game, myself and Mr Magner were incredibly proud and delighted with the teams performance against [...]

2 07, 2022

Striking and Fielding Festival

By |2022-07-02T10:08:04+01:00July 2nd, 2022|Class 5, Class 6, Sport|Comments Off on Striking and Fielding Festival

On Monday 27th June, eight children from Year 5 and 6 represented Willow Brook at a striking and fielding festival at Radcliffe Junior School. They played in friendly Scatterball matches against other schools and I was really impressed with the teamwork and skills shown throughout. Take a look at the photos below of to [...]

23 06, 2022

A great day at cricket!

By |2022-06-23T15:06:32+01:00June 23rd, 2022|Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Front Page Slider, Sport|Comments Off on A great day at cricket!

On Tuesday 21st June, the Willow Brook Cricket Team took part in the annual Keyworth Cricket Club Festival. Victories against St. Edmund Campion and Crossdale saw us finish top of our group and qualify for the CT Cup semi-final against Bunny. A great win secured our place in the final against Willoughby, 3 wins [...]

20 06, 2022

U11 Netball Tournament

By |2022-06-23T15:06:47+01:00June 20th, 2022|Class 5, Class 6, Sport|Comments Off on U11 Netball Tournament

On Tuesday 14th June, our girls netball team took part in the U11 County Netball Tournament. They competed in 5 games, coming 4th overall in their group with their best result being a 5-1 win! The girls were all excited to take part in their first netball tournament and I am very proud of [...]

22 05, 2022

Welcome to Trafalgar Square!

By |2022-05-22T22:22:23+01:00May 22nd, 2022|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on Welcome to Trafalgar Square!

Thank you so much for your incredible response to this half term's creative homework! In an attempt to encourage the artists of the future, children (and their grown ups!) have been working over the past three weeks on an installation for our very own Fourth Plinth. The result was a school full of [...]

22 05, 2022

Raising the Roof at Young Voices

By |2022-05-22T22:16:10+01:00May 22nd, 2022|Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on Raising the Roof at Young Voices

It is always a pleasure to accompany the Willow Brook choir to a gig, but our annual visit to the Young Voices Concert at the NEC Arena in Birmingham continues to be the year's highlight! We performed as part of a strong choir to an audience of thousands and the day certainly lived [...]

4 05, 2022

Year 6 Graduate from DAaRT

By |2022-05-04T17:53:24+01:00May 4th, 2022|Class 6, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on Year 6 Graduate from DAaRT

Congratulations to our year six class who proudly graduated from their DAaRT course. DAaRT is the course that was formerly known as DARE and prepares our oldest children for their teenage years ahead. Here they are looking rather pleased with themselves and wearing their graduation t-shirts. [...]

20 04, 2022

Jubilee!

By |2022-04-20T22:13:40+01:00April 20th, 2022|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on Jubilee!

Welcome to the Summer Term and to our final whole-school topic of the academic year. What could be more fitting (or motivating) than a national celebration... A jubilee! Over the next six weeks we will be building our knowledge of the Queen and her 70 year reign, learning all about our capital city and [...]

29 03, 2022

Parliament Club on Tour!

By |2022-05-06T11:57:34+01:00March 29th, 2022|Class 6|Comments Off on Parliament Club on Tour!

It was a real treat for me to take two delightful children on a Friday afternoon trip to County Hall’s debating chamber for our most recent pupil parliament meeting. Two representatives from every primary school in Rushcliffe were in attendance and brought with them notes from discussions that had happened back in their classrooms. [...]

27 03, 2022

Let the Reading Rivers Flow!

By |2022-03-27T20:09:53+01:00March 27th, 2022|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on Let the Reading Rivers Flow!

Every child at Willow Brook was given the same homework task on World Book Day... to create their very own Reading River. In a simple picture map, everyone sailed from their earliest memory of books to charting the last book that they read. The results were staggering and the buzz of conversation as rivers [...]

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