Monthly Archives: January 2016

Year 1 Pizza Day

Year 1 had a very exciting end to the week as their classroom was turned into a cross-curricular pizza factory! The children were exploring maths and the idea of halving, so they used weighing scales to measure out their ingredients, … Continue reading

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Year 5 Viking Day

Year 5 were transported back to AD 793 yesterday as they became Viking warriors for the day! The usual Year 5 timetable¬†was scrapped by the Vikings in favour of axe training, sword play and investigations into animal skins. Even the … Continue reading

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Sarah Threlkeld-Brown Big Reading Visit

Our staff spent a Saturday morning with Sarah Threlkeld-Brown and took an in-depth look at Big Reading.  The energetic session showed us phonics aerobics, finger lights and spy glasses! All the staff thoroughly enjoyed the session and we’re really excited … Continue reading

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Tracey Sharkey Big Writing Visit

A huge SJB ‘THANK YOU’ to Tracey Sharkey for her visit today! Team SJB were proud to welcome another member of the Andrell family to our school. Our children loved showing Tracey the impact that Big Writing has had on … Continue reading

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Ben Harding Big Maths Visit

A huge ‘THANK YOU‘ to Ben Harding for travelling across the country to come and visit us today. Ben had a good look round the school, visited Year 1 and Year 4 and spent a lot of time talking about … Continue reading

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Celebration

We started this week with a double celebration in our Tuesday morning assembly. Orianne brought in her swimming trophies to share with the school. One was the ‘Sprint Trophy’ (for being the fastest) and the other was achieved over several … Continue reading

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Christmas Concerts

We hope that everybody had a wonderful Christmas break and that everyone is suitably rested for the spring term. Although it is a busy one, we know that the children of SJB are looking forward to getting back into the … Continue reading

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