Monthly Archives: October 2016

Key Stage One Zoo Trip

Last week Key Stage One visited South Lakes Safari Zoo as part of their English work on recounts. The children had a thoroughly enjoyable day and had the chance to see a variety of animals. When the children got back … Continue reading

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Making muscles

Year 3 used card and elastic to demonstrate how our muscles work.  We adapted a previous experiment as elastic bands proved a bit tricky last week.  The class was much happier with today’s outcomes!

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Anchor Festival

As part of the Ulverston Canal Regeneration Groups annual anchor festival, the children of SJB have been busy creating some maritime masterpieces. A selection of children from all over the school have been involved in the design and creation of … Continue reading

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University of Cumbria visit-Year 5

On Monday, Year 5 were visited by students from the University of Cumbria. The students arranged 5 activities focussing on team work, our class topic and the curriculum. This was a visit which will be followed in December by a trip to Grizedale … Continue reading

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The 2 Steve’s at Barrow Library

Year 5 were treated to a lively, interactive game show style performance by The Two Steve’s at Barrow Library. This was based on the books they have written and SJB will definitely be investing in their stories. They engaged all 60 … Continue reading

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Painting the anchor for the canal display.

Lots of messy fun in the early years playground today when they used their feet to paint the anchor. The paint squelched between their toes and then they needed to give their feet a really good wash afterwards. The anchor … Continue reading

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