At the beginning of the week, we were able to make the most of the good weather by playing netball in the sunshine.We have been working hard on passing accuracy, correct footwork and starting to think about attacking tactics. In maths we have been fine tuning our formal written methods of addition and subtraction, then … Continue reading Willow Class weekly round up
This week has been jam-packed: looking at inspirational women in whole class reading, solving puzzles involving negative numbers, finishing our work on the Here We Are text, exploring the life of Martin Luther King Jnr for Re day and of course the much anticipated school council speeches. Here is the final ‘Here We Are’ display … Continue reading Superb School Council speeches and so much more…
Willow Class have been hard at work since returning from the summer break. We have fully embraced work linked to our class book Here We Are by Oliver Jeffers. On Monday we took part in a question and answer session with Devizes MP, Danny Kruger. We asked questions about how the government would continue the … Continue reading First full week in Year 6
We’ve had a very busy book week! Our new book area looks fab! Many thanks to all those parents who’ve helped and donated cushions and beanbags and especially Mrs Tilbury for pulling it all together. 😁 Our book this week was The Arrival by Shaun Tan. It tells the story of a refugee who tries … Continue reading Book Week
A very busy Global Week which began with us chalking our long division on the front playground. In our English work, we are looking at creating stories that build tension and excitement (and are also a little bit scary). To help us with this we went out onto the field for descriptive writing. However, we … Continue reading Global Week
What an action packed first week back! On RE Day, we looked at prayer in four different religions: Sikhism, Islam, Buddhism and Judaism. We’ve also had a skateboarding workshop. All in safety kit of course!
Last night everyone enjoyed team games, dancing, delicious food, an incredible cake and so much more. Willow Class would like to say a huge thank you to all of the parents who worked so hard to put together such a memorable evening 😀 Here are a few highlights from the evening…..
What a knight was fantastic! We’ve never heard so many people complimenting us on our incredible acting, singing, dancing and comic timing! The story was set on King Arthur’s birthday. The evil black knight uses Camelot’s merrymaking for a chance to attack. She kidnaps Arthur’s daughters in an attempt to get Excalibur. The knights ( … Continue reading What a knight!
The last couple of weeks have been jam packed and full of sport. At the KS2 Swimming Gala, everyone swam brilliantly and contributed towards points for their houses in both individual and relay races. The overall champions were Mercury house who will be a watched the Woodborough School Swimming Cup. Last week, it was our … Continue reading House sports competitions
On Monday, all of Year 6 (with lots of support from parents) went to Salisbury Cathedral to take part in the special Leavers’ Service. During the morning, the children learnt about the parable of the mustard seed and how this links with growing, moving on and a time of transition in their lives as they … Continue reading Leavers’ Service at Salisbury Cathedral