Willow Class 2018 - 2019

Miss Robinson

Miss Robinson

Since 2014, I have volunteered regularly as a TA whilst at University of Chester completing my Fine Art degree. I am thrilled to be a part of the team at Whitegate and feel so blessed to be teaching class Willow. Last year I completed my teaching training here at Whitegate and prior to that I worked with Year 3/4 class as a Teaching Assistant/one to one and a Mid-day Assistant. I get a lot of enjoyment from working in a school, seeing the children grow and progress, and there is never a dull moment!
Most weekends, I head over to the Llyn Peninsula, North West Wales, where I enjoy exploring the many beaches and kayaking along the coastlines. When I travel, I love to visit art galleries and museums and explore the local landmarks.


Class teacher – Miss Robinson (erobinson@whitegate.cheshire.sch.uk)

Teaching Assistant - Mrs Jackson



Welcome back everyone!  We hope you have had an enjoyable summer break and are ready for another exciting school year!  We are looking forward to seeing you all and finding out what you have been up to over the summer break.

This year, our first topic will be all about the Romans. We will be finding out who the Romans were, what impact they have had on our country and we will be researching some of histories famous Romans. The catastrophe in Pompeii will also be a big part of our exciting discussions, as we learn what happened in 79 AD, by following the text ‘Escape to Pompeii’.


Enjoy Achieving Together At Home 

Week beginning Monday 8th October 2018



Roman numerals to 100

Count in 25s

Count in 1,000s


Roman numerals to 1,000

Count in 25s

Counting in powers of ten


Writing to Entertain:

Setting the scene/characters in detailed description.



Jesus Bringer of Good News

Miracle - Healing of the paralysed man Mark 2:1 - 12

How do Christians believe that God speaks good news to people through the life of Jesus?


Author of the Month

Adam Blade



Please ensure children are reading at least 4/5 times a week.

Maths homework was sent home on Friday 5th October. It is due in on Wednesday 10th October.


Don't forget.......

     * Reading books and home contact books in school every day.

     * PE will be on Thursdays, so please ensure the correct PE kit is in school.


Diary dates:

    *  Harvest Festival at St Marys - 10:00am


        Follow us on Twitter  @WhitegateWillow


Slime Recipe

100g of PVA Glue (The Works sell a litre bottle- make sure it's not a washable PVA)
1 teaspoon of Saline Solution (Boots sell a 500ml bottle- make sure it contains boric acid!)
3 drops of food colouring (Make sure you don't add too much or your mixture will not work!)
1 teaspoon of Bicarbonate of Soda (ASDA sell this in the cooking aisle)


Useful Websites


Have a look at http://www.multiplication.com/games  


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Church Assembly, by Mrs Mackenzie

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Contact the School

Whitegate CE Primary School


Chair of Governors:
Mrs Teresa Finney

Head teacher:
Mrs Caroline Mackenzie

Clerk to Governors:
Mrs Susan Knight

Main Contact: Mrs Caroline Mackenzie Mrs Michelle Shephard (Bursar)

Tel: 01606 288080
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