Class 1

News from Class 1

29 11, 2018

A trip to Sherwood Forest

By |2018-11-29T16:02:11+00:00November 29th, 2018|Class 1, Class R, Front Page Slider|Comments Off on A trip to Sherwood Forest

On Monday Class 1 and Reception got very excited when they voyaged on a coach all the way back to Medieval Sherwood forest. Here we met with Maid Marion and Robin Hood. We also spotted lots of wintry woodland treats along with learning about Christmas traditions from Medieval times. It was a cold, bright sunny [...]

20 11, 2018

School Council Minutes

By |2018-11-20T16:30:01+00:00November 20th, 2018|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, School Council, Whole School|Comments Off on School Council Minutes

Click below to read the minutes from our meeting on 13.11.18 Meeting Minutes 131118 This picture shows the comic strip created by the previous School Council at the end of last academic year, ready to be launched this year, which clearly outlines our expectations of behaviour and conduct at play times in order to ensure [...]

12 11, 2018

Our Youngest Athletes Take Their Turn

By |2018-11-12T14:58:42+00:00November 12th, 2018|Class 1, Class 2, Front Page Slider|Comments Off on Our Youngest Athletes Take Their Turn

21 children from years 1 and 2 went to take part in the athletics festival at Rushcliffe school. For many of these children it was their first time representing the school and taking part against other schools from the Rushcliffe area. The children were so proud to wear their kit like the older children do, [...]

28 09, 2018

Let us all eat cake!

By |2018-09-28T19:03:18+00:00September 28th, 2018|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on Let us all eat cake!

Many of you will have heard the sad news that Julie Cook passed away last week. As a parent and a huge supporter of Willow Brook school, she blessed us all with her energy, sense of fun and her positive determination to get things done. Julie took the helm of our Friends Association for many [...]

4 07, 2018

Sports Afternoon

By |2018-07-04T18:22:29+00:00July 4th, 2018|Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5, Class 6, Class R, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on Sports Afternoon

Thank you to everyone who came to celebrate Willow Brook's sporting talents this afternoon! I'm sure you will agree with me that the children were full of the joys of summer and showed great stamina and sportsmanship. Miss Johnston, as always, did a sterling job of putting together a programme of events... and I was [...]

2 07, 2018

Wild Things Camp

By |2018-07-02T08:25:13+00:00July 2nd, 2018|Class 1, Class 2, Front Page Slider|Comments Off on Wild Things Camp

Well, what a ‘wild’ 2 days Years 1 and 2 had at school last week! It isn’t very often you get the opportunity to have a sleepover at school with your friends and both classes were so excited to arrive at school with all of their overnight belongings. I don’t think I’ve known children so [...]

27 04, 2018

Our Zoo Trip

By |2018-04-27T13:35:46+00:00April 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 [...]

27 04, 2018

A creative start for the summer in Year 2

By |2018-04-30T08:31:12+00:00April 27th, 2018|Class 1, Class 2|Comments Off on A creative start for the summer in Year 2

STEM EVENT It has been a great start to the term in class 2. We have been very lucky this week to invite a STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) ambassador from Nottingham Girls High School to work with Class 2 and 1. The children investigated under the sea creatures, looking at naming, classifying and [...]

18 04, 2018

Time Travelling

By |2018-04-18T18:49:48+00:00April 18th, 2018|Class 1, Class 2, Front Page Slider|Comments Off on Time Travelling

Just before the Easter Holidays Year 1 and 2 set off on a time travelling adventure to learn all about the Easter story. After spending a couple of weeks at school perfecting our songs and dance moves we were ready to go. The children, with the help of some adult helpers, spent the afternoon making [...]

17 04, 2018

Class 1’s Learning Letter

By |2018-04-17T19:22:15+00:00April 17th, 2018|Class 1, Front Page Slider|Comments Off on Class 1’s Learning Letter

We had such a great term in Year 1 learning about a whole range of different things which I hope you enjoyed in our work showcase on the last day of term. I have included a few photographs here of some of our science experiments which we had so much fun watching and taking part [...]