Monthly Archives: December 2016

Santa Dash

 On Tuesday 13th December all the children at SJB took part in a Santa Dash. Since taking part in the 100 Mile Challenge the children have been running more and generally keeping fitter and healthier. Thank you to Mrs Hartley … Continue reading

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KS2 Christmas Performance

KS2 took to the stage last week  for their annual Christmas performance. Using a script penned by Mr Emms and Mrs Fletcher, the children rehearsed thoroughly in class and some superb speaking and acting was demonstrated right through the key … Continue reading

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Science Club at UVHS

For the second year in a row, SJB Science Club were invited to UVHS to experience secondary school style science. Test tubes were out, Bunsen Burners were lit and magnesium was burnt as the children worked their way through several … Continue reading

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Year 3 Debate

Last week Year 3 were looking at dams across valleys.  We used this knowledge to inform a debate about the flooding of Mardale Green at Haweswater.  Year 3 soon got the hang of the debating process and were quickly in … Continue reading

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Year 5 Grizedale Visit

The University of Cumbria followed up their visit to SJB in October by inviting Year 5 to Grizedale for a day of practical activities based on The Vikings. The students from the university prepared 5 activities which included: Viking art, … Continue reading

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Sports Leaders

This term we have been lucky enough to have had some Sports Leaders in  school, from UVHS, helping our children with multi skills and maths.  Children from year 3 , 4 and 5 have enjoyed activities to improve health and … Continue reading

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