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Distance Learning!
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We thought it would be lovely to share what everyone has been up to at home during these unprecedented times. If you would like to send any photographs to be included on our website, please send them to enquiries@willaston.sch.im Maddie has been very busy looking at the parts of plants and learning…

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Easter Eggs
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Yesterday, the children of key workers at our hub got a very welcome surprise - a delivery of Easter Eggs! We are very grateful to colleagues from Isle of Play and Tesco who donated ‘surprise’ Easter Eggs to the children of key workers and vulnerable children who are in hubs. We'd also like to than…

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Lambs!
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While the weather might try and convince us otherwise, Spring has definitely sprung! And to welcome the season in, we had some newborn lambs come and visit us! The children loved meeting Woody and Sammy and asked lots of great questions.

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Fitness Club
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Tonight was our first Fitness Club with Danny Kane from Next Level Fitness. We had such a good time!! We did lots of different activities and all you could hear in the hall was lots of giggling and screeching with joy. As children were leaving, they were already saying they looking forward to next…

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Daffodils
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Yesterday saw a vast array of daffodils come into school. We had big ones, small ones, very yellow ones, pale ones....and then we looked at the pots!! We had Harry Potter themed pots, Manx themed pots, butterfly/fairy themed pots, Easter themed pots...so many to look at. At 10am members of Douglas…

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Year 3 Chess
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Year Three have been having weekly chess lessons every Friday. The children had a chess lesson where tactics and game ideas were shared. They then played chess in pairs whilst the experts came round and helped us. If you want see the pictures they are below:

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World Book Day!!
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Today has been World Book Day and we have had a wonderful day! Our 'Bedtime Stories' theme was a huge success as everyone loved being in their PJs. We started our morning with parents and grandparents coming in to read with us and then after playtime all the teacher's swapped classes to read a stor…

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Year 1 Trip to Laxey
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On Thursday 27th February, Year 1 went on a school trip to Laxey Glen to launch our Traditional Tales topic. We had a wonderful time exploring the glen and looking for clues to find the Troll! We then made some troll soup to entice the troll out of his lair! Afterthat we played in the park and reto…

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