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Fairy Bread!
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Some of the children in the hub have been exploring Australian food. Today we have made Fairy Bread which is apparently traditionally served at children's birthday parties in Australia. It was a big hit with us!!

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G'Day Mate!
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The children in the hub are learning all about Australia this week! So far they have made their own rainmakers and painted some lovely aboriginal art! They are also learning about different Australian animals and the Australian flag. Have a look at their work so far...

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Hub Music Video
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We have had an absolutely super first 2 days at the Hub. Today we made our own lockdown themed Music Video!

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Merry Christmas!
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As the festivities near an end in school, the staff at Willaston reflected upon all of the Christmas productions, and how brilliant the children looked in their costumes... and decided they needed to get in on the action too! Our team would like to wish all our children and their families, are very…

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Sad Snowmen!
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On Monday morning this week, years 4, 5 & 6 were very lucky to spend some time together, enjoying some festive activities, one of which was to make a sad snowman! The children really enjoyed getting messy with icing sugar and chocolate to make their own marshmallow snowmen, and they especially enjo…

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Christmas Dinner Day!
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Yesterday was Christmas Dinner Day at Willaston, and what a brilliant dinner it was! All the children, staff and visitors enjoyed a lovely turkey roast dinner, along with some delicious gingerbread men for pudding. We enjoyed singing along to some Christmas classics and pulled lots of crackers- the…

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Food Bank Success!
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We'd like to say a HUGE THANK YOU to all those who contributed to our Food Bank trolly over the last couple of weeks- its bursting from its seems! As ever, we thank you for all your help and support. Merry Christmas everyone!

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Reception's New Outdoor Toy!
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After a spate of vandalism in the school grounds caused a saddening amount of damage to the FS outdoor area. We have been racking our brains trying to decide what to make next. The children all had different ideas of what they would like in the area, ranging from a replacement pirate ship, to a uni…

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