Willaston School

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All Things Teeth- Year 4!
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To start our new topic of 'Burps, Bottoms & Bile'- Yes, I know what what you are thinking! Year 4 have been on two exciting outings to learn all about teeth! The first of which was a visit to the Isle of Man University College ! At the college the children learnt all about the different types of te…

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Reception's First Day!
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Well we did it! We had our first day with Reception and we had an absolute blast! We tried our best to grab a few pictures and videos of the children having fun throughout the morning. Sorry if we didn't manage to catch your little one in our film but we were also very busy getting stuck in and pla…

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Our School Garden
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Marge's Garden has been a part of our school for as long as most of us have been here! It's changed a lot over the years and has always been a great symbol of the Community Spirit that our school embodies. Named "Marge's Garden" in memory of our school's former caretaker, a great many people have g…

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Y6 Leavers BBQ!
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Thank you to everyone who joined us for our leavers BBQ, we had a great time! A 'slip n slide', burgers and hotdogs, ice lollies, water fights... what's not to love? We hope all of our Year 6's enjoyed their afternoon, they deserved every minute!

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Year 6's impromptu chippy in the park!
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We made the best of a disappointing situation yesterday, we couldn't go to 1886 as planned due to a power cut, so thinking on our feet we enjoyed a delicious chippy in the sun at Nobles Park instead! Huge thank you to Mrs Burton and Mrs Lace for their quick thinking and organisation, we all had a g…

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Year 2 Trip to Castle Rushen and Poulsom Park
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On Monday, Year 2 had a fantastic trip to Castle Rushen and Poulsom Park. We all enjoyed exploring the castle, especially the dudgeon and the Medieval toilet! After the Castle we had a play in the park and the children played a new game of 'Off Ground Tag.' Thank you for all our parent helpers too.

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The Reception Spa
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When it gets this hot, getting children to slow down and stay cool can sometimes be a bit tricky! But today's plan worked a treat. This morning the children worked together with Mr Ledger and Mrs Brain to set up our own mini-spa in the outdoor area, under a cool sail to keep us safe from the sun. T…

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Water Play Day!
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Always a popular day, our Reception water play day was a great success! Unfortunately we didn't get very many pictures or videos as Mrs Brain and I were too busy having fun with the kids! But we've managed to piece together a video from the bits that we captured. It's always amazing to see the grou…

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Year 6 Dragons Den Afternoon
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Wow what a glorious day for a Dragons Den sale! The sun was shining and the stalls were ready and raring to go on Friday afternoon. We are yet to settle our accounts from the afternoon, but we'd love to show you what a great afternoon we had! We'd like to say a HUGE thank you to all of those who su…

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