6 05, 2021

Class 3 Ukulele!

By |2021-05-07T10:40:01+01:00May 6th, 2021|Class 3|Comments Off on Class 3 Ukulele!

Class 3 (including Miss Brearey!) were incredibly excited to start our whole class ukulele lesson today! We learnt all about frets, how to hold the instrument correctly and even learnt to play a few tunes as a class. Our work on reading notation came in handy when there were a few rest beats- we [...]

6 05, 2021

A First Class Hero

By |2021-05-06T14:30:16+01:00May 6th, 2021|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on A First Class Hero

Dear Willow Brook, A little extra homework from me… I hope that you will be inspired to think ahead! Next Friday, like many other children across the country, everyone at school will be entering a very special competition. For more than 50 years Royal Mail’s Special Stamp programme has commemorated British history and achievement. [...]

26 04, 2021

Investigating with our senses

By |2021-04-26T16:47:34+01:00April 26th, 2021|Class 2|Comments Off on Investigating with our senses

Class 2 had a fun afternoon in our outdoor classroom finding out what we can using four of our five senses (lunch had just been eaten, so tasting had been done!). We learnt that there were some smells that we liked and others that were less appealing! Here's a few photos of our science [...]

23 04, 2021

Carnival time

By |2021-05-03T19:05:02+01:00April 23rd, 2021|Class 4, Whole School|Comments Off on Carnival time

The Windrush Generation Inspired by the stories of Mrs Best's Grandmother, who emigrated to the U.K as part of the Windrush Generation, Class 4 made it our mission to learn more about the generation of people who inspired, created and were responsible for the creation of Nottinghill Carnival. We were joined by Mr Nigel [...]

26 03, 2021

The Great Willow Brook Balloon Debate

By |2021-03-26T20:08:22+00:00March 26th, 2021|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 Balloon Debate

This morning we got together with 7 people who had been chosen by the Willow Brook classes to set off on a balloon ride. After a week of investigation, the children had nominated their heroes - someone who they considered to be a world changer. It would be our honour to spend time with [...]

11 03, 2021

Year 1- Floating or Sinking Science Experiment

By |2021-03-11T20:37:29+00:00March 11th, 2021|Class 1|Comments Off on Year 1- Floating or Sinking Science Experiment

Today in Year 1 we tried a number of different objects to check if they would float or sink. We were all surprised by a couple of objects. Take a look at our results and test yourself.

9 03, 2021

Year 1- Science experiment Non Newtonian Liquid

By |2021-03-11T13:28:51+00:00March 9th, 2021|Class 1|Comments Off on Year 1- Science experiment Non Newtonian Liquid

Today for our science project in Year 1. We looked at Non Newtonian Liquids. When force is acted upon a Non Newtonian Liquid it acts like a solid and becomes hard. Once it stops moving it becomes a liquid again. You can try this at home with cornflour and water. Add a little food [...]

8 03, 2021

Year 1- Lava lamp science experiment

By |2021-03-11T13:30:10+00:00March 8th, 2021|Class 1|Comments Off on Year 1- Lava lamp science experiment

Today for Science Week, Year 1 took part in an experiment to create a homemade lava lamp. The children were all very excited to see the results of using a variety of everyday ingredients. Bicarbonate of soda Vinegar Vegetable oil Food Colouring. [...]

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