Monthly Archives: July 2018

SJB sport gold award

SJB has, for a second year running, achieved a gold award for the school games mark. Our Year 6 leavers in particular deserve a huge amount of credit for this achievement. We have made lots of progress in sport but … Continue reading

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SJB Playtimes Meet The Chair Of Governors

The fantastic editorial team behind SJB Playtimes carried out a probing interview with our Chair of Governors, Jan Heffernan. The children came up with their own questions and grilled Mrs Heffernan on everything from her responsibilities as the chair of … Continue reading

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Year 5 teaching PE

Year 5 have spent two afternoons teaching reception children PE skills they themselves have learnt. They chose activities and were given freedom on how they taught the younger children. We were extremely pleased with how they communicated and encouraged them. … Continue reading

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Sizergh wild trail

The Reception Class had a great day out in the woods in the grounds of Sizergh Castle. We had an adventure along the Wild Trail with lots of challenges along the way. The children had to scramble, climb, balance and … Continue reading

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Year 3 Story Telling

Children from Year 3 took part in the Furness Tradition Folk Festival at the Coronation Hall on Saturday. Working in groups they told stories using the skills they have learned from Dominic Kelly over the last few weeks. They ‘zipped’ … Continue reading

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Final weekend walk

A group of SJB parents and children walked up Coniston Old Man today. This was the final weekend walk of the year and by far the longest. Far from being tired, the children climbed in good spirits and many even … Continue reading

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Carnival

A small but merry band joined the carnival last Saturday. Thank you to everyone who came along.

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Sudoku Problem Solving

Year two were challenged to solve Sudoku problems in Maths this morning. They worked in partners and used Numicon to help them.

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Year 2 Rockets!

Year 2 have been designing and making rockets in DT this term. Today we got to launch them!

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Year 5 summer Bake Off

Year 5 have been baking today and all produced scones. They spent the afternoon measuring ingredients, preparing work areas, mixing ingredients and putting their scone in the oven at 220 degrees. We had already prepared detailed instructions in English class … Continue reading

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