Willaston School

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What we've been up to…


Swedish teachers visit Willaston
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It was a pleasure to welcome Anna and Paivi, to Willaston School. They are teachers from Sweden. They are interested in SOLE ( self organised learning environment ) and were trying to find a school that was developing this. They were having difficulty getting responses from schools in England and f…

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Forest School Year 5
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The new Forest School site is truly beautiful! The children are absolutely loving it. From den building to making benches, the time just flies by!

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Reception Parents
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How lovely it was welcoming the parents of our Reception children into school for lunch and playtime today. The lunch was delicious and I think many parents were surprised at how independent their children have become. It was amazing to see parents in their wellies running around the field, joining…

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Swimming starts Wednesday 13th September
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Headlines for swimmingWhat to wear Please read the attached information about swimming sessions for Key Stage 2 children (Years 3, 4 , 5 and 6) Our swimming sessions have been changed to the afternoons every Wednesday until Easter..

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Please look after our outdoor classroom
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Unfortunately some of our current and past pupils are disrespecting our environment. We welcome our community onto our grounds after school and at the weekend HOWEVER we do expect people to look after our school. Leaving litter, including cigarettes and breaking our furniture is just not on!! It is…

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Rota Kids 'Snack Shack' Success!
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Last Friday Willaston School Rota Kids hosted our first 'Snack Shack', and WOW, what a success it was too! Thank you for all those who took part and enjoyed our delicious fruits and snacks. We look forward to developing our 'Snack Shack' further next year and hope to see as many eager customers in…

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Reception - Outdoor Learning
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Last week we got to explore our new water cascade! We had to work together to solve problems in order to get the water into our dry mud pit. On Thursday we went to Forest School and had a fantastic time!

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