999 whats your emergency?

Owls were very lucky to have visitors talk to them about the 999 emergency service.  The visitors explained when we should call them and what information the children need to give the call handler.  As a treat they were allowed to wear their jackets and their headsets...
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999, What’s your emergency?

Nightingales have had 3 visitors in today to help to keep us safe. The visitors were from the North East Ambulance Service and they played interactive games with the children to help them to decide in which situations they might need to dial 999. They also tole the...
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The Little Red Hen

Children in Reception have loved the story about the Little Red Hen who makes her own bread from wheat, she asks for help from the other farm animals but they are all too busy, it was a great topic to talk about helping others and working hard to achieve something. We...
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How did it all start?

Owls have been fascinated in R.E. learning all about how ‘The Beginning’...
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To sort or not to sort that is the question!

In maths this week Owls have been sorting.  They now know that we can sort by anything not just colours....
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This week in our topic lessons of The Great Fire of London the children create a sound scape of the sounds that could be heard during the fire.  The worked fantastic in groups creating some great...
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Unbeaten Start

Last saw the opening competition of the football season for Upper Key Stage 2.  The team took part in the qualifying round against 4 other teams; South Street, St Peters, Bill Quay and Caedmon. As usual, the team demonstrated good support and communication with each...
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Getting ready for spring

The Ladybirds and the Dragonflies children have started to get ready for 2018. Yes, already! Miss Fernley  worked with some green fingered children to plant up a special Spring Garden with daffodils and narcissi. They will look beautiful when they come up next...
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Welcome to Windy Nook

school entranceThe principle purpose of Windy Nook Primary School is to provide high quality education to enable pupils to achieve success. This website aims to give you a taster of the school, as well as providing regular updated information for both parents/carers and pupils and we hope that you find what you are looking for.

We hope that our website reflects our endeavour to create an atmosphere of mutual consideration and respect regardless of age, gender, race, religious beliefs, disability, social or home background and family circumstances. It is a celebration of all of the fabulous work and activities that our children participate in. Please feel free to leave a comment or contact the school direct with any queries you may have.

Thank you and enjoy your visit.

Lucie Forrest – Head Teacher

Attendance Last Week

  • Whole School Attendance 98.22%
  • Whole School Attendance 98.22%
  • Ladybirds 98.25%
  • Owls 98.61%
  • Bluebells 93.27%
  • Tulips 100%
  • Oaks 96.98%
  • Dragonflies 98.15%
  • Robins 98.28%
  • Nightingales 99.17%
  • Snowdrops 98.21%
  • Elms 99.17%
  • Beeches 100%

School News

Dinosaur eaters

Linking with our topic dinosaurs the children completed a sorting activity of what kind of eaters different dinosaurs were.  To help them sort the dinosaurs they used a Venn diagram.  This helped show carnivores, herbivores and omnivores. Which eater are...

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Dem bones, dem bones, dem dry bones!

As our topic had been all about dinosaurs the children have been creating a fossil bone picture of a dinosaur skeleton.  They have measured art straws to the same size of the bone cut them and then glued them on. Watch this space for the final unveiling!...

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Arrival of the Iron Man!

This week in the Snowdrops, we have all been totally enthralled by our class book ‘The Iron Man’ by Ted Rogers. To begin with we read and listened to the first chapter of the book before hearing a recording of the poem ‘The Iron Man is Coming’...

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Pop Art

This week in our ‘Pop Art’ topic we have begun to produce a piece of art in the style of Roy Lichtenstein. First, the children used a sharp pencil and drew around the features of a photograph of their face, then they reversed the paper and stuck it onto spotted paper....

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Ready for SATs

Just a few pictures of our Year 6 children enjoying their breakfasts before SATs. They have worked so hard all week and have been a credit to both themselves and the school. Also a special thank you to Mrs. Hanratty for cooking the bacon and sausage butties for us...

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