Class 5

News from Class 5

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 [...]

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 [...]

10 01, 2018

Class 5 Spring Learning Letter

By | 2018-01-10T08:49:34+00:00 January 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 [...]

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 [...]