St John Bosco Catholic Primary School
Holy Week

Holy Week

Holy Week is such an important week for us as a school and in our faith. As a school, we walk through Jesus’ final week on Earth in our school assemblies. Each class retold a different event leading up to his Crucifixion and Resurrection. They all done such a...
Spot the Explorers!

Spot the Explorers!

Continuing our exciting literacy unit exploring Fire and Ice, we held an exciting ‘Explorer Day’ in Year 2. Children and staff dressed up as a range of explorers We had jungle, safari, space and even a city explorer! We had great fun guessing what their...
Easter Bonnet Parade

Easter Bonnet Parade

What an exciting day it has been! We celebrated the upcoming Easter holidays by creating Easter bonnets and creatively designing an egg! Each class had the opportunity to showcase their Easter bonnets while dancing to the Birdy song. All of the children’s...
Y2 I wonder . . .

Y2 I wonder . . .

Year 2 led an ‘I wonder . . .’ session. It is a child-led, child-initiated session where the children can openly ask questions about their faith. It allows children to ask questions that they often wonder about. The big question this week is “What if...
The Feast of St Joseph – Friday 19th March

The Feast of St Joseph – Friday 19th March

Year 2 were busy celebrating the Feast of St Joseph by learning new facts about this wonderful saint. The children looked at different art work and paintings of St Joseph which shows him holding three lilies and what they mean. We held a prayer service to gives thanks...
Year 1 Charity ‘Walk a Mile’

Year 1 Charity ‘Walk a Mile’

For Lent, we are supporting both CAFOD’s campaign ‘Walk for Water’ and ‘The Good Shepherd Appeal’ Walk a Mile in their shoes’ event. In school, Year 1 have begun to walk 1 mile to raise money for both charities. 16 laps around the KS2 playground equals a mile we...
British Science Week

British Science Week

All classes carried out a biscuit dunking experiment. The children made predictions, discussed the method, ensured it was a fair test and presented their findings in various ways. The children learnt about the science behind the experiment and had so much fun doing...
Year 1 Happiness Poems

Year 1 Happiness Poems

Year 1 received a message from the Baboon on the moon. Who felt really sad and needed cheering up. We discussed all the different things that make us happy then wrote a poem about happiness, to send to the Baboon. Here are some of the children’s work.
Shiver Me Timbers! Pirate Alert!

Shiver Me Timbers! Pirate Alert!

Children in Year 1 and Year 2 transformed into fabulous pirates this week as part of Pirate Week. Children have been discovering treasure, creating treasure maps, making pirate pizzas, and singing and dancing pirate tunes. It has been a fun-filled week and as you can...