Class 4

News from Class 4

4 07, 2018

Sports Afternoon

By | 2018-07-04T18:22:29+00:00 July 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 [...]

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 [...]

23 03, 2018

100 Million Minutes Reading Challenge

By | 2018-04-11T20:43:24+00:00 March 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 [...]

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 [...]

11 02, 2018

Year Four Race Ahead in Indoor Athletics

By | 2018-02-11T19:19:10+00:00 February 11th, 2018|Class 4|Comments Off on Year Four Race Ahead in Indoor Athletics

Just a quick update to say that I had the pleasure of taking ten delightful children to the area final for sports hall athletics. We battled against five other schools who had also qualified for the finals. Events included relay racing, throwing, jumping and sprinting. The children were polite, organised, determined and competitive. With five [...]

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 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 [...]