Earlier this week, year 5 investigated the Viking attacks on Lindisfarne in History and used drama to reenact the scenes. Today, we applied our understanding of this historical learning to […]
This week we have been building our scripts to report on a close call involving a broken lighthouse and an oncoming ship. After writing the story last week, we decided […]
Y6M were busy creating circuits using TinkerCad today which could be used in our lighthouses. We used coding to control the LED.
As the time has come to return to school, y5 spent some time this morning reflecting on their time in lockdown and looking forward to what they want to achieve […]
This afternoon we did a live spelling lesson on homophones and near homophones. Well done year 4 for getting involved and using your spelling words in different sentences.
As part of our literacy learning, we have developed our oracy skills by creating a formal evacuation broadcast in the style of WW2. We have explored how to use formal […]
A small reflection of the huge amount of work and effort we have seen from Y5GE during the lockdown. We are proud of each and every one of you. Mrs […]
Today, Y5 have created posters and flyers to advertise their low impact fitness DVDs that they will be filming this week. The aim of our project is to support our […]
This afternoon we have been using a storyboard to plan our stop motion animation. We can’t wait to bring them to life using plasticine and iPads.
In Y5AAD we created sentences using persuasive features to invite Mrs Fearnley to watch our play at the Civic. We shared our ideas on padlet and worked well as a […]
This week in ICT we have started to explore more about E-Safety. We have considered the importance of thinking before posting things online. We created comic books to tell a […]
In Y5S we have been making our own games in ICT using Scratch. We have based our games on our favourite Shakespeare plays. We can’t wait to play the games […]
5A have been working hard exploring Scratch writing code to change the scenes and conversations in their stories.
In Y5An we have been discussing wether or not it is ok to share information online. Many of our children were not aware of the amount of information that was […]
Here is Year 4’s entry for the Willow Tree Academy OSCARS. Welcome to the Willow Tree News.
We are proud to introduce to you the WINNERS of the best costume award at our annual Willow Tree Academy Oscars ceremony. Children from all of the schools in our […]
Today in 5G we have been using a new App! We were able to design Luna Rovers and test our designs in different challenges, on the moon! We had to […]
This week we have been learning about the Easter Story. We recreated the story by using I can Animate.
Some of our children become STEM experts this morning in an exciting programming morning with Mr Harrison. They used computer programming to create a light series and algorithms on the […]