Proud to Present

Bend, fold, curl twist!

Article 28: You have the right to a good education. Nightingales have been looking at different types of materials in science. We carried out an investigation to see if we could make an ordinary piece of paper stronger and we found out that we could! When we bent,...

Key Stage 1 are proud to present…

Article 28: You have the right to a good education. In history Key Stage 1 have been finding out about castles and kings at the time of The battle of Hastings in 1066. We linked the topic to art and the children colour mixed paints to create shades of brown and then...

LKS2 are Busy Bees in Science

This week, the pupils of Tulips, Snowdrops and Bluebells learned all about bees. The children developed their understanding of pollination and discovered the startling amount of food that would be lost from our plates if bees were to die out. As part of their lesson,...

Poets and we didn’t know it!

This week the Bluebells have been learning all about a special type of poem called a cinquain. We learnt that a cinquain is a poem with 5 lines, which must have a certain number of syllables for each line. The children planned their two poems they were going to write....

Robins’ Castles!

Robins have had a fantastic time over the last few weeks designing and creating their castles. They've learnt how to print, practiced their cutting skills and have constructed some really effective castles out of cereal boxes. Look at their final pieces! Article 28:...

Bookworms Unite!

There's so much to do at Windy Nook during lunchtimes! Children are flocking along to the library to choose another new book for the week. Everyone is welcome! The only problem is deciding which one to choose! Article 17: You have the right to get information that is...

Proud to present penguins!

Article 28: Right to a good education. Nightingales are proud to present their class display all about penguins. We found out lots of penguin facts to help us write fact files. We really enjoyed this...

A Yummy Christmas!

During the Autumn 2 term the children in UKS2 were learning about biscuits. Where do biscuits come from? How are they made? What are our favourite types? These were just some of the many questions that we investigated. Many skills were used including, Englsh, Maths,...

Meet our School Council and RRSA representatives

Congratulations to the children who were voted to represent Windy Nook School Council and RRSA.  Also thank you to all of the children who worked very hard on speeches and presentations. Staff and pupils were very impressed and I know it was difficult to choose...

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