Monthly Archives: June 2016

SJB and the Spark Start 100 Mile Challenge

Since starting the 100 mile challenge back in January, 196 children from SJB have become involved. Many have involved their parents and younger/older siblings. They have delighted in telling me and their other teachers how many miles they have done … Continue reading

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Year 4 Forest School

Year 4 enjoyed a full day of Forest School on Thursday and were blessed with some descent weather. They looked at and identified different trees, made their own insect habitats and learnt how to tie a Clove Hitch. A favourite for … Continue reading

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SJB on stage with the Watoto Children’s Choir

Little did we know that two of our own children would be invited to join the Watoto Children’s Choir on stage during the performance yesterday at the Methodist Church, Ulverston. Even more suprising was that the teachers then had to … Continue reading

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Year 3 and the Watoto Children’s Choir

Yesterday, Year 3 walked to the local Methodist Church because we had been invited to watch the Watoto Children’s Choir from Africa. Clearly this was an opportunity not to be missed as it was so close to school! Once settled in our seats, … Continue reading

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Reception’s tennis lessons

Gary from Ulverston Tennis Centre came to run a session for the Reception Class today. We started with a bit of jogging to warm up  and then had a go at balancing  the ball on our hands. Much harder than it looks! … Continue reading

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GSK Orange Day

A huge SJB ‘Thank You’ to the workers from GSK Ulverston for their monumental efforts today. The group spent the day working on our site completing an array of jobs which included weeding the edges of the playground, removing nettles from the … Continue reading

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Whacked for four!

On Friday SJB took part in a cricket competition at Barrow CC against seven other teams. With the event being rained off on Monday, the 10 Year 6s were determined to give it their all. A tense first game, in which … Continue reading

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