Our journey to becoming a Rights Respecting School

By Linda Samuels on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 in Uncategorized. No Comments


Last week, we had an assembly to introduce the next step on our journey to becoming a Rights Respecting School. During the assembly, we discussed the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child. We have decided as a school to focus on two ‘rights’ each month. This month’s rights are Article 12 (you […]

Our School Values

By Claire Williams on Friday, October 6, 2017 in Uncategorized. No Comments


At BJS we talk to our children regularly about our school values. These values determine the behaviours that we live within as a school community,and that we want the children to hold and demonstrate as they get older. The language of our values is something that staff will use when talking to children about their behaviour, when […]

Rainforest roadshow

By Amanda Richardson on Friday, June 30, 2017 in Uncategorized. No Comments


                Today in all year 5 classes, we have being learning about rainforests with Dave Shaw as part of learning adventure. It was really fun and everyone enjoyed learning about different animals and poisonous plants. Also, we enjoyed learning the rhyme “red next to black friend of Jack, […]

Pointillism

By Amanda Richardson on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 in Uncategorized. No Comments


  In 5E we have being making pointillism pictures, a very hard art to master. It was inspired by two famous artists called Georges Seurat and Paul Signac. Our pointillism made a great addition to Mr Ellison’s classroom tree (top). All the best 5E.

South America in 5E

By Amanda Richardson on Friday, May 26, 2017 in Uncategorized. No Comments


In 5E , we have being learning about South America. We have really enjoyed finding out about all the flora and fauna of this wonderful continent. We have also enjoyed looking at all the interesting facts about South America. And we also helped Mr Ellison make a wonderful tree for the wall All the best, […]

Year 5 Homework

By Amanda Richardson on Thursday, May 25, 2017 in Uncategorized. 1 Comment


Homework – Due in 5th June 2017 After half term our Learning Adventure topic will be North America. For your homework, we would like you to read the poem Human Family by American poet Maya Angelou. What message do you think Maya Angelou is sending with this poem? Draw a picture of the image that […]