Monthly Archives: October 2017

Learnopoly

SJB were visited by graduates from all over the country today. Year 5 took part in team building exercises and also learnt about the work the graduates do. The efforts of the group were much appreciated and the 42 activities clearly took … Continue reading

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Big Bang Fair

Year 5 visited the Big Bang Fair at Furness College today for more STEM learning. They looked around all the exhibits for an hour and then went upstairs for the science fair. We were thoroughly entertained by the 6 experiments … Continue reading

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Poetry Celebration

We were delighted to welcome so many parents and carers to our Poetry Celebration. Each class performed extremely well and there was a range of themes (animals, weather, pirates, ghosts, school dinners, hippopotami, elephants and sheep) making for an excellent … Continue reading

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Rugby afternoon at SJB

SJB had another sport visitor today. This time from the world of rugby league. Will Maher (Mr Maher’s brother) visited during the afternoon to explain how he progressed through junior leagues to become a professional player. He made sure to point … Continue reading

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More STEM for Year 5

Year 5 continued their STEM learning today. We were visited by Irene from the University of Lancaster and took part in a series of challenges about engineering. We started by looking at what engineering is and then at some very … Continue reading

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Year 5 and 6 cross country

16 pupils from Year 5 and 6 took part in a 1500 metre cross country race on Tuesday evening. They were split into: Year 6 boys, Year 6 girls, Year 5 boys and Year 5 girls. They all did extremely … Continue reading

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University of Cumbria Visit

University of Cumbria students visited SJB today to work with Year 5. This will be followed by our annual trip to the woods in December where they will take part in Outdoor Education activities. Our link with University of Cumbria is important … Continue reading

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