5A have been working hard exploring Scratch writing code to change the scenes and conversations in their stories.
This afternoon the Y3 children have been using their programming skills on turtle academy. We learnt to control the turtle using Logo commands. With those commands we used the turtle […]
Today in Y6S we began our green screen projects linked to negative social media. We developed our scripts ready to act out and found appropriate backgrounds to insert in to […]
Today in music we began to explore GarageBand to support us in our music composition linked to our class text- Song of the dolphin boy. We trialled the different instruments […]
Today in Y6S we used our literacy writing to help us make survival films about how to survive on a desert island. The children used all the school grounds and […]
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 […]
This morning we have used our creativity and imagination to bring the google logo to life using code. We made the letters dance, tell a story and create a game.
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 […]
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 […]
This morning, we used our learning from our visit to magna and made notes using ICT to learn all about how steel is made. We then used purple mash to […]
6M finally got chance to start printing our designs using the 3D printer. Although it took some time, we are really impressed with the results and proud of our hard […]
Tonight in Coding Club the children are receiving a special lesson in TinkerCad. The children learnt how to add shapes to the printing area, connect shapes together and how to […]
Y6M were very excited to learn how to use a new piece of software to support their World War Two learning. They have used Tinkercad to design an Anderson shelter […]
Today in Y5G we have taken part in a P4C linked to internet safety week! We started by watching a quick video linked to sharing online.
Today we met for our first after school club of the term! We started out by using Scratch to programme and create our own band! We had to write code […]
This lunch time the Willow Tree Warriors had their first meeting of this term. We began to discuss personal information. Specifically, whether we thought some information could be safe to […]
Today we printed some of the 3D models of Chinese Traditional Buildings that the Herringthorpe and Chinese pupils designed yesterday.
Mrs Graham’s club have made a fantastic start to their film making project tonight – filming a tour of school and practising their editing skills on iMovie! Can’t wait to […]