Welcome to Willows

Welcome to Willows

We are a small Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 class at Hennock Primary School and our teacher is Miss Gentile. We will be sharing our learning and interesting news with you regularly on this website.

Our class blog

School Council Halloween Harvest

Gardening Club harvested the pumpkins and the parsnips today. Later, School Council admired the produce and held a competition to carve them for Halloween. We shall look forward to the winning spooky creations after half [...]

Toby the Tortoise

Toby the Tortoise has been in Miss Marian's family for nearly 30 years and he came to visit Willow class today. We found out what he likes to eat, where he sleeps and how he [...]

Science Week

Willow Class have had an exciting Science Week. At school, we have planted our favourite vegetables in the garden and continued to find out about our caterpillars and their life-cycles. We have also visited Bearnes’ [...]

Bicton Gardens Trip

Willow class went to Bicton Gardens today. In the museum, Fred showed us how to turn on the Traction Engines. Alex told Fred about some of the machinery on his farm. Stan really enjoyed climbing the tree [...]

Edible Nature Farm Visit

The children in Willows class enjoyed a visit to Stickwick Farm on Friday 21st October. The children, who included Year 3 from Ash Class, were welcomed by Alison Wonnacott and given demonstrations and activities to teach [...]

Edible Nature Walk

On Friday 14th October, Willows and Ash joined with Gin, our Forest School Leader, to go on an Edible Nature Walk. We gathered blackberries and apples and cooked a fruit compote over the campfire.  We [...]

Nature Day 5.10.16

We have had an exciting day today making our nature table and learning about trees and wildlife. We have used Venn diagrams to sort leaves and made leaf animals. Stan & Alex have taken photos [...]

Science Day – 27.9.16

  Thank you to all the mums, dads, grandparents and brothers and sisters who came to our Science Day on Tuesday. The children were so pleased to see you all and share their learning with [...]