Year 6 history: Trip to Imperial War Museum North

By Mr. Setchell on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 in History, Learning Adventure, Year 6. 2 Comments


Today, year 6 took the coach up to Imperial War Museum North in Manchester to learn more about World War 2 – our Learning Journey. IWM North is packed with primary sources and personal stories that deepened our understanding of WW2. One of the exhibitions is called, ‘Fashion on the Ration’ where we learned how […]

Year 6 History: Personal BJS stories from World War 2

By Mr. Setchell on Monday, January 16, 2017 in Geography, History, Year 6. 8 Comments


A primary source provides direct or first-hand evidence about an event. Miss Lambeth interviewed her grandfather about his experiences as a child during air raids. You can hear some of his fascinating account here.   Mr. Setchell’s grandfather was present at one on the key events of WW2. He was a marine and was on […]

Year 3 Learning Adventure

By Kate Miles on Monday, November 7, 2016 in Learning Adventure, Year 3. 2 Comments


Today year three have been looking at a time line for Ancient Egypt. Continuing our chronology of time, the children helped to sequence the events that happened during the time period and relate this to our previous learning.

Greek day in Year 3

By Gary Evans on Wednesday, January 20, 2016 in Learning Adventure. No Comments


What an amazing Learning Adventure Year 3 had yesterday. The school hall was turned into an airport departure lounge and the children were whisked off to Greece for the day! They gained an insight into many aspects of Greek culture today. Take a look at the video below… Photos to follow.