Last week in Willow Base we explored the story of Noah's Ark. Children built their own wooden arks, wrote about the story, made their own ark animals and made their very own animal checklist. Our topic this term is animals, so this helped the children to get excited about it!  We also met our new teachers last week, and everyone was super brave and had lots of fun. What a brave class! During the … [Read more...]

Wonderful Week in Willow

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We have had a fantastic first week back in Willow Base! This week we have focused on subtracting in maths and writing simple sentences. Willow Base have remembered to use their sounds and finger spaces! Well done.   We have had performances to promote confidence and children talking to the class about their holidays. We practised using our loud voices and talking in full … [Read more...]

The Royal Wedding


          This week in Willow we have been thinking about the upcoming royal wedding. We created our own wedding cake designs, which looked fabulous, and some even had strawberry filling. We looked at clips of the royal family and made our own interview station. Children were interviewed about their knowledge of the Queen. Lots of children knew where she … [Read more...]

Super Sunflowers


Last week, we planted sunflower seeds in the garden. We have our very own recycled shelter! The children were incredibly helpful and knew exactly how to plant seeds. They have been looking after the seeds themselves and giving them the things they need to grow. What expert gardeners. The children have been observing the plants as they have changed over time.   In the classroom, we have … [Read more...]