Monthly Archives: March 2018

Year 5 research

Year 5 were researching topics of their choice today with themes ranging from World War 2, Australia, dogs, coral reefs and The English Language. They all used the I-pads but we still found time for the humble encyclopaedia. Our explanation … Continue reading

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Viking Day Year 5

Year 5 had their annual visit from a Viking today as part of their history topic. They experienced the shield wall, the game of cubs and Viking artefacts. They also learnt about life in Viking times, famous leaders and weapons. … Continue reading

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Sports leader training

SJB sport leaders received some training today which will see them take on sports roles more widely. Year 5 and 4 now have an understanding of how to communicate issues to staff and take their own projects forward. Our virtual … Continue reading

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Ulverston Canal Regeneration Project

EYFS, KS1 and KS2 have been busy painting Easter rabbits as part of an Easter trail event. The Easter rabbits will be displayed along the canal from Thursday 28th March until Sunday 16th April.

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Key Stage One Grizedale Forest Trip

Recently, Key Stage One pupils visited Grizedale forest. We had a fantastic day and the weather was perfect for the day’s activities. The children had the chance to explore the forest trails and take part in a workshop about forest … Continue reading

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Year 3 Rocks and Soils

Year 3 have been learning about rocks and soils. Recently we discussed how sedimentary rocks are formed. We did a practical activity to help us understand.

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South Cumbria Music Festival

A huge “Well done” to all the children who took part in the South Cumbria Music Festival. You have all worked very hard to learn your lines and to polish the performance. You competed with confidence and were a polite … Continue reading

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Netball tournament

14 of our Year 5 and 6 played in a Netball Tournament today. Team 2 got some great experience and improved in every game they played. Team 1 won four of their games and progressed to the final. The team … Continue reading

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Sports Ambassadors

Sports Leaders have voted for our first SJB Sport Ambassadors. Lucy and Shane will lead activities and be the pair to go to when events or lunchtime activities need organising. This is a role we are confident they will excel … Continue reading

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Teachers Go Ape

A troop of SJB staff went to Go Ape on Sunday to get a taste of what is on offer for children on school trips. Admittedly, there were times when this was at the back of our minds as the … Continue reading

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