Tag Archives: Year 5

SJB Parliament

Year 6 demonstrated their debating skills on Friday with the motion: Should all bullies be punished? 15 children debated the key issues involved in front of Year 3, 4 and 5. The children were told that debating also takes place at … Continue reading

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South Lakes Safari Zoo

Year 5 visited South Lakes Safari Zoo on Tuesday to support their work on habitats, animal classification and endangered species. It was a bitterly cold day and for a time we were the only party walking around the enclosures. This … Continue reading

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Year 5 Forest Schools

On Thursday and Friday, Year 5 took part in Forest Schools. 16 children spent the day outside on Thursday in what can only be described as changeable conditions. Every day this week has presented challenges in one way or another and the … Continue reading

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Furness College Year 5

On Wednesday, Year 5 visited Furness College for the annual Big Bang Fair. All the stalls at the fair were linked to STEM activities (science, technology, engineering and mathematics). A particular favourite of the children was creating their own lip balm … Continue reading

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Year 5 and 6 Football tournament.

Last Friday Mrs Dearden and Mrs Heffernan accompanied a team of footballers from SJB and took part in a football tournament. The team, consisting of girls and boys, did extremely well and won all their games in the first round. Although they played fantastically … Continue reading

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Anchor Festival

As part of the Ulverston Canal Regeneration Groups annual anchor festival, the children of SJB have been busy creating some maritime masterpieces. A selection of children from all over the school have been involved in the design and creation of … Continue reading

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University of Cumbria visit-Year 5

On Monday, Year 5 were visited by students from the University of Cumbria. The students arranged 5 activities focussing on team work, our class topic and the curriculum. This was a visit which will be followed in December by a trip to Grizedale … Continue reading

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