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Year 2 Great Fire of London

Year 2 have been busy looking at where the Great Fire of London spread to and creating fire collages.

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Echo Reading

Watch the clip below to see Kyla from Year 4 echo reading. We really can’t recommend this approach enough. A big thank you to Kyla and Miss Booth!

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Year 6: Street Child

Last week, we finished reading Street Child by Berlie Doherty. Year 6 wrote some sophisticated book reviews and the whole class should be very proud of their work.

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Poppies

At the going down of the sun, we will remember them. A wreath was laid at the war memorial in Ulverston on Remembrance Sunday from the community of Sir John Barrow School as a mark of respect to all those … Continue reading

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Year 4 Boxes of Hope for Romania

We had such a lovely time last week packing our shoeboxes for children in Romania. Thank you so much to everyone who kindly contributed. We know how much these boxes are appreciated and are very glad that this SJB tradition … Continue reading

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Year 4 Krindlekraxes

Well done, Year 4. Your Krindlekrax creations were lovely and have really brightened up our classroom.

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Year 5 Highwaymen!

In Year 5 we have started to look at the poem ‘The Highwayman’ by Alfred Noyes. This week we have written reports on the real highwayman Dick Turpin. We then converted our reports into an e-book using the iPads.

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Sweatshirts

Named sweatshirts have been returned to classes. Any without names have been washed and sorted by age. Your children can ask us to find them a clean one if you have uniform missing.

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The Little Red Hen

This week in Nursery, we have been sharing the story of The Little Red Hen. She grows some wheat and makes some bread all by herself as none of her friends will help her. Then they all want to eat … Continue reading

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Year 2 – The Fisherman’s Lunch

Year 2 have been busy this week writing their own version of The Lighthouse Keeper’s Lunch.

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