We are really excited about celebrating Diwali through dance with Balbir Singh. Tomorrow we have our workshops with each year group bubble to celebrate the festival of light. We wanted to share with you this beautiful creative task of making your own Diwali Lamp with your children at home.
Today Y4/5D have carried out a debate about if animals should go to space. The children had a range of discussion points and carefully thought about their use of openers and conjunctions. We used our P4C skills and scientific knowledge to support our discussion.
Today the children have used dance to support their understanding of space and the solar system. They created a dance that represented the Earth’s rotation and moons orbit.
Thank you to Mrs Foxley-Johnson for delivering our Module 2a training today. The children focused on recognising feelings and how they can help solve conflict on the yard.
Today we shared our Harvest Assembly live to our children in school and our children learning at home. What a fabulous first, children were all so excited to see each other and it was evident that all of our learners support each other. They were even discussing their home learning in the chat box. Thank […]
Well done to our Y5 RP reps who have completed their Module 1. After half term, we will continue to train our RP Reps and move on to Module 2.
In Y4/5D we have been learning all about cube numbers. We finished our learning by playing a cube number game.
Ally took part in trainer Tuesday this week while walking to school.
Mrs Buttree shared a wonderful assembly with us all today all about the 70s looking at the Music Industry, Fashion, Toys and Famous Events. It took us right back in time to a wonderful decade of disco, rock and soul.
Here is an introduction to Winterhill School, attached is a parent leaflet which outlines the dates of their family open events and also some key information on life as a Winterhill student. We hope you enjoy watching. Digital Promotional Leaflet
The children have been working very hard to use tone and shade with pastels. They have thought about the planets in the solar system and their order and size.
Here are Lewis and Chloe demonstrating what it means to have a Healthy Body and Healthy Mind. We’ve had a fabulous week so far. Thank you to all our parents for sharing their photographs.
This weekend Ally has been busy taking her dog for a walk. She has also helped make healthy food in the kitchen. Here Ally making chicken nuggets from scratch.
In Y4/5D we have been practicing different yoga positions. We have been trying to stay focused and calm.
The children used their ordering skills to solve a code cracking challenge.
Our Year 5 children have been learning about Space this term and have been learning about astronauts through the medium of art. They have used pencil to sketch to create some beautiful drawings.
Today we held our first meeting with Huddersfield University ready to start our research project based on the Coronavirus Chronicles. We will be working with our lockdown legends across our four schools and our Spanish Partner school Los Albares. The children will be completing creative challenges during the summer to showcase how they have shown […]
Our Year 5s have had a Google Meet this morning to discuss crowdfunding and ways to support raising money for the Leaf Centre. We will be developing these further in our next meeting on Friday. Thank you everyone for your fabulous ideas and creativity. We can’t wait to share them with you.
Today we had our second meeting with Abbey School sharing our amazing artwork and shops. Thinking about creating a high street of the future. We had some wonderful ideas and some flying cars and drones. Amazing learning everyone we can’t wait to share our jingles in September.
Our NEMESIS team continued their Artwork and Textiles project developing their high street or the further. The 3D element is now coming to life. Well done everyone we are so proud of you and can’t wait to share them with Abbey School and see what wonderful things they have produced.
Today we had the most fabulous awards celebration with our children that were in school. Mrs Fearnley, Myself and Mrs Tunks visited each bubble in turn while the class teachers gave out their awards. The whole school were able to watch the celebration via Google Meet. We are so proud of all of our children […]
Tomorrow is our Willow Tree Oscars Ceremony, here are our nominees for the Best Educational Film – Good Luck everyone.
Welcome to Y4/5D this year your new teachers will be – Miss Darby Miss O’Neill Mrs Longmore We are so excited to meet you and can’t wait to receive your letters, we know you are going to have a fabulous year with us.
Today Mrs Elliott’s nurture group worked with Mrs Slack developing their NEMESIS projects. They have been transforming their Artwork into textiles shops. We can’t wait to see them finished. Well done everyone you’ve really developed new skills.
Session 2 of our art workshop. The children are really enjoying designing their new shops for the future. Mrs Slack is going to work with the children to develop them into 3D textile projects.
Today the Children started to work on their NEMESIS art project ready for their next meeting with Abbey School. The children have some fabulous ideas and we can’t wait to share them with you.
Today we had our first Nemesis meeting with Abbey School, the children were set a task to introduce themselves today and learn a little bit about each other before the project starts. The children had to say …. Their Name: Age: Fun Fact: Best part of being in Lockdown: Most difficult part: How had they […]
Well done KS2 for taking part in Virtual Sports Day.
Today Mr Parkin and I went to school to complete a site survey and see the progress of the Year 5 NEMESIS project. Today they were clearing the site and removing all the bricks. We can’t wait to continue to share the updates with you all.
Here is our favourite Maths Leader, Dance teacher and Scientist sharing some wonderful videos to support children and families with Fraction calculations. Good Luck Everyone and give them a try. Introduction using Chocolate, Lesson 1 – Finding Equivalent Fractions Lesson 2 – Converting Improper Fractions to Mixed Numbers Lesson 3 – Adding and Subtracting Simple […]