Willow Tree Warriors introducing our vlog πŸ’»

Welcome to our introductory vlog – The Willow Tree Warrior team at RJI have been monitoring computing chat on the playground and bring you their latest news and advice… πŸ’»

Willow Tree Warriors go liveπŸ‘©β€πŸ’»

Your Willow Tree Warriors are listening on the playground to find out what current ICT issues our children are having in school and at home. You will notice our shiny, red badges that show we are listening and willing to help πŸ‘©β€πŸ’»

F1 Celebrates Black History Month through Art

In F1, we have been looking at the works of artist Charles Gaines. We have loved looking at his artwork and discussing the colours he uses to make them bright and beautiful. We even noticed that Charles uses numbers in his art! We have put our own spin on his artwork by creating a tree […]

2WB – There’s nobody here but us chickens πŸ“

Feeding the chickens is an absolute joy, although they did get somewhat excited when we opened the gate! Luckily, we had kind assistance from some of the older children and we were able to give them clean water and checked they had plenty of food.

Hands on learning in 2WB

We got involved in a whole-school project and made some 3D hand shapes today, using our clay modelling skills. We had to think about the thickness of our clay, keeping it flat and even. We worked with a partner to carefully draw around our hands. We used precision tools to cut around the shape we […]

2WB Celebrating Black Art History🎨

We paid tribute to black art history by researching an influential artist. Lois Mailou Jones was greatly influenced by African masks and the use of bold colours and patterns. In the style of our artist, we started with our mask outlinesΒ before using pastels to add bold and bright colours. Which colours did you like best?

1/2P Working with our Community

We have been working with the community to develop our outside learning area. Katie from Potteric Carr agreed to help us, and kindly donated some incredible logs from the nature reserve. To say thank you, we wrote letters to Katie expressing our gratitude. 1/2P have worked tremendously hard to produce some wonderful pieces of learning. […]