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Forest School – The Green Tree Award Scheme

Forest School – The Green Tree Award Scheme

The picture above is the tree champion character that won the most votes from his friends, created by one of Elm class students. His character is called ‘ Travis Fire Breathing Tree’ and it starts campfires, so you don’t have to use a flint and steel. Completely independent work from all the children, including watching a short film on the importance of trees.  

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Forest School Festival

Due to extreme weather, we have re-scheduled our Forest School Festival to Wednesday 20th July 2022. The festival will be held between 10am - 2.15pm. This event is open to all...

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Happy Holi

Happy Holi

Last Week Willow celebrated the start of Spring by celebrating the Hindu festival of Holi. Here we learned about the traditions of Holi and had a color dash in the playground! After we got...

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TG3 Enterprise at Ilkeston Market

As part of TG3 class’ summer term, they have been developing their enterprise project. They have had the opportunity to show the ceramics they have been making at Ilkeston Market.

You would be welcome to come down to Ilkeston Market to see what we have made between the approximate time of 10 am and 11:30 am. Students will be taking money and working with peers selling their goods as market traders. Students will be supervised at all times and the trip will be within school hours.

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Rebound Certificates

Rebound Certificates

Oak Class love Rebound Therapy sessions at school! This week students received their Grade 1 certificates and badges from Rob and Andy. We are all very proud of their achievements.

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Spring is here!

Spring is here!

Last week Willow were looking for signs of spring around school. We also enjoyed baking cakes for red nose day where we dressed like superheroes and had our own super hero Olympics!

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Oak visit Lea Green

Oak visit Lea Green

This week, half of Oak Class went to Lea Green for an adventure day. We enjoyed a morning of bush craft including a fire and marshmallow toasting. We explored the low ropes in the...

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Breakfast Week

Breakfast Week

Willow have enjoyed national schools breakfast week this week this week! On Monday we went shopping for breakfast items. On Tuesday we had cereals and toast and on Wednesday we had fresh...

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