Class 5

News from Class 5

22 07, 2018

Willow Brook visits Whitby

By | 2018-07-22T12:06:29+00:00 July 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+00:00 July 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 [...]

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 [...]

14 06, 2018

Year 5 Science Day

By | 2018-06-14T16:37:45+00:00 June 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+00:00 April 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

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 [...]

21 03, 2018

Class 5 partake in Science Week fun!

By | 2018-03-21T17:43:49+00:00 March 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 [...]

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 [...]

15 02, 2018

Year 5 STEM with computing

By | 2018-02-25T18:56:34+00:00 February 15th, 2018|Class 5, Front Page Slider, Whole School|Comments Off on Year 5 STEM with computing

Four of our talented year 5 children have been getting their scientific, technological, engineering and mathematical minds together and representing Willow Brook at an inspiring STEM day at the Nottingham High School. Using their design skills and computers technology, they worked as a team to create a robot out of LEGO. A successful and exciting [...]