Class R

27 04, 2018

Our Zoo Trip

By | 2018-04-27T13:35:46+00:00 April 27th, 2018|Class 1, Class R, Front Page Slider|Comments Off on Our Zoo Trip

Class R and Class 1 had a brilliant time at Yorkshire Wildlife Park. We saw a variety of interesting animals, such as polar bears, tigers, giraffes, zebras… to name but a few. We also had a really interesting session delivered by a zoo keeper who explained, in detail, how to classify animals into different species [...]

17 04, 2018

Class R’s Learning Letter

By | 2018-04-17T16:44:50+00:00 April 17th, 2018|Class R|Comments Off on Class R’s Learning Letter

Please click on the link below to find out what we are learning about in Class R during this half-term. Learning Letter Zoo 2018

11 04, 2018

The Cat in the Hat Came Back!

By | 2018-04-11T20:33:06+00:00 April 11th, 2018|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on The Cat in the Hat Came Back!

As always, Willow Brook had a fabulous day celebrating the wonderful world of books! After snow and then Ofsted delayed our fun, the day finally arrived and Dr Seuss did not disappoint! The playground was awash with Cats in Hats, Things 1 and 2, foxes in socks, green eggs (and hams!) and some wonderful residents [...]

28 02, 2018

The Willow Brook Science Showdown

By | 2018-02-28T16:12:35+00:00 February 28th, 2018|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on The Willow Brook Science Showdown

The Great Willow Brook Science Showdown Thursday March 15th 2018 As part of our involvement in National Science and Engineering Week, we are inviting you to take part in a competition to find Willow Brook’s first ‘Young Scientist of the Year’. The whole school has the same homework task over the next two weeks and that [...]

23 02, 2018

Baking Biscuit Bears

By | 2018-02-23T09:41:10+00:00 February 23rd, 2018|Class R, Front Page Slider|Comments Off on Baking Biscuit Bears

Never before have I seen children so excited to go food shopping! With the help of several parent volunteers, money and that all important shopping list, Class R walked down to the local Co-Op store to purchase all of the ingredients that we needed to bake delicious biscuit bears.  Once back at school the baking fun [...]

4 02, 2018

Reading at Willow Brook

By | 2018-02-04T11:28:14+00:00 February 4th, 2018|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on Reading at Willow Brook

Thank you to all those who attended our Reading Information Evening this week - we hope it was a useful insight into how children learn and progress through the school. Having you as partners in the journey is very important and from simple tips for intervening in your child's reading at home to understanding our [...]

1 02, 2018

It’s Picnic Time for Teddy Bears

By | 2018-02-01T18:55:35+00:00 February 1st, 2018|Class R, Front Page Slider|Comments Off on It’s Picnic Time for Teddy Bears

Class R had a wonderful time planning their teddy bears' picnic with preschool. The morning started with the 'teddy bear register' followed by  story time. The children really enjoyed sharing a book with their teddy, discussing the pictures and developing narrative of their own. Afterwards, the rest of the morning consisted of picnic preparations. The children [...]

11 01, 2018

Class R’s Learning Letter

By | 2018-01-11T14:59:12+00:00 January 11th, 2018|Class R|Comments Off on Class R’s Learning Letter

Below is a copy of this term's learning letter. Our focus for the next few weeks is all about 'Bears from Around the World'. Class R Learning Letter Spring 1 Bears

1 01, 2018

The Salvation Army carols… How else could Christmas begin?

By | 2018-01-01T17:57:31+00:00 January 1st, 2018|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on The Salvation Army carols… How else could Christmas begin?

It is always so wonderful to welcome the Salvation Army band to finish the term, and a joy to welcome a playground full of our Willow Brook family (past and present!) to celebrate through carols and festive songs.  For me, it has always marked the start of Christmas and it's quite special to hear our [...]