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8 10, 2018

Willow Brook visits The Holocaust Centre

By |2018-10-08T15:26:23+00:00October 8th, 2018|Class 6, Front Page Slider|Comments Off on Willow Brook visits The Holocaust Centre

On the 1st of October Class 6 ventured to Newark to visit The Holocaust Centre. We set off at nine o'clock and arrived just before 10. When we first arrived we had a talk from our knowledgeable guide called Dave. Shortly after, we walked a little distance to what looked simply like a pile of [...]

22 07, 2018

Willow Brook visits Whitby

By |2018-07-22T12:06:29+00:00July 22nd, 2018|Class 5, Class 6, Front Page Slider|Comments Off on Willow Brook visits Whitby

This week year 5 and 6 spent three days exploring Whitby on their residential which was a new venture for all. Staying at the YHA right next to Whitby Abbey gave us the perfect location to visit iconic Whitby attractions and also gave us plenty of attempts to accurately count the 199 steps up and [...]

13 07, 2018

Wimbledoners of the future

By |2018-07-13T08:08:12+00:00July 13th, 2018|Class 5, Front Page Slider|Comments Off on Wimbledoners of the future

Yesterday Class 5 had a brilliant afternoon at the Keyworth Tennis Club thanks to a couple of the coaches opening up and offering us a session. We got a feel for what it would be like to play on the full courts and enjoyed lots of different skill based games and activities. We learned a [...]

14 06, 2018

Year 5 Science Day

By |2018-06-14T16:37:45+00:00June 14th, 2018|Class 5, Front Page Slider|Comments Off on Year 5 Science Day

Today, four girls from year 5 had the privilege of attending a STEM event at Nottingham Girls' High School  where they took part in science activities in biology, chemistry and physics. They thoroughly enjoyed all of the activities including learning more about birds, with egg and owl pellet dissection, as well as learning about and [...]

23 04, 2018

Class 5 Learning Letter

By |2018-04-23T13:53:56+00:00April 23rd, 2018|Class 5|Comments Off on Class 5 Learning Letter

We've had a great start to the half term in year 5 as we've become immersed in our new topic of Earth and Space. Our learning on this topic stretches from English to Science to P.E! Take a look at our learning letter for this half term to find out more...Summer 1 learning letter

23 03, 2018

100 Million Minutes Reading Challenge

By |2018-04-11T20:43:24+00:00March 23rd, 2018|Class 4, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on 100 Million Minutes Reading Challenge

A couple of weeks ago we took part in the 100 million minutes reading challenge at Willow Brook, joining schools across the country to collectively try and reach the ambitious grand total in just a week! We decided to host our own in school competition to see which class could log the most minutes on [...]

21 03, 2018

Class 5 partake in Science Week fun!

By |2018-03-21T17:43:49+00:00March 21st, 2018|Class 5, Front Page Slider|Comments Off on Class 5 partake in Science Week fun!

Last week, along with other classes across school, Class 5 joined in with the fun of Science week discovering lots of new information from what must be a record number of experiments carried out in just one week! At the beginning of the week we thoroughly enjoyed merging with class 4 to carry out experiments [...]

10 01, 2018

Class 5 Spring Learning Letter

By |2018-01-10T08:49:34+00:00January 10th, 2018|Class 5|Comments Off on Class 5 Spring Learning Letter

After recovering from a busy run up to Christmas we have made a great start to the New Year. Class 5 are very excited with their new geography topic based on The Great Game of Britain that will involve lots of new learning, researching and creating board games of our own. To find out more [...]

4 12, 2017

Class 5 visit the Keyworth Library

By |2017-12-04T20:51:02+00:00December 4th, 2017|Class 5, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on Class 5 visit the Keyworth Library

In an attempt to keep reading at the heart of our daily routines, Class 5 visited the Keyworth Library for the first time this year to explore different texts and broaden horizons in choosing books to read. Mrs Hallsworth introduced the children to the sections of the library and gave some useful hints and tips [...]