Willow 12th – 16th December

This week in Willow Class we will be:

English: After the Christmas holidays we will be starting a new topic on the famous narrative poem, The Highwayman.

Maths: In maths we will be continuing to look at multiplication and division with the focus being on multiplying 3- and 4-digit numbers by 2 digits.   

Science – Our new topic in the Spring is living things and their habitats. The first lesson back will be on making new plants.  

Big Question – this week the big question is:


Have a look below to see what we’ve been up to this week:

Willow had a special visitor on Monday….!

On Tuesday Willow Class created some winter themed free verse poems. Have a listen to some of the below. 

What a fantastic carol concert year 5, well done to all of you!

The Christmas fun continued with singing at the Willow’s Care Home, a Christmas quiz year 6 and Christmas lunch!

We have had a fantastic two days of science to finish our unit on materials. We looked at different ways to separate materials (sieving, filtration, evaporating and magnetism). We also looked at irreversible reactions. Willow made casein plastic out of warm milk and vinegar which they shaped. Lastly a made ‘elephants toothpaste’ a reaction of hydrogen peroxide and yeast. They all came up to feel the heat given off in the reaction.