St John Bosco Catholic Primary School

Wow Moments: Our School Blog

There’s always lots of exciting things going on at our school. In this section, we would like to share some of our special moments with you.

 

Y1 and Y2’s Remote Learning

Y1 and Y2’s Remote Learning

Children from the Y1/Y2 bubble have been working their socks off at home! Children have been accessing different resources online, including work set on our newest program called 'Purple Mash'. Once the children have 'handed in' their work, the teachers can mark their...

Anti-bullying Assembly

Anti-bullying Assembly

We started anti-bullying week with an assembly led by Mrs Briscoe. The assembly helped us understand what bullying is and highlighted the different ways that we can all try to stop bullying. Our Safeguarding Champions from Y5 introduced themselves to the rest of the...

Divali by Reception

Divali by Reception

This week Reception have been learning about the Hindu celebration Divali, we have had lots of fun learning about the celebration through interesting activities. We have looked at lots of different artefacts, watched videos of Hindu families celebrating and we have...

Virtual School Games Sporting Activities

Virtual School Games Sporting Activities

The current activity for the Black Country Virtual School Games is multi-sports and classes 2 to 6 have all had a lot of fun trying out the various throwing, running and jumping activities. On Friday, classes 3, 4 and 5 all had a go during KS2 rotation. The scores for...

Kindness is Powerful

Kindness is Powerful

Class 5 enjoyed discussing the impact of kindness and the acts of kindness they have witnessed around school. Together the children created a “Choose Kind’ sign and wrote some synonyms associated with being kind.  

Children in Need

Children in Need

This year, our pupil leaders took the decision to come to school with crazy hair for Children in Need, as an alternative to non-uniform. This proved to be a great idea, as everyone got creative with their hair styles. We had cupcakes, spiders, various colours, wigs...

Y3 4 Operations

Y3 4 Operations

This week Year 3 have been learning their times tables and have also been working out addition and subtraction math stories mentally. They have played a variety of games, including Gladiator, Beat the Calculator, Odds and Evens and Splat. Here they are learning outside!

Remembrance Service

Remembrance Service

On Wednesday 11th November 2020 we remembered all of those who have fought and died in wars. One of our parents Antony is the Bandmaster of the Band of the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers, Warwickshire. He kindly offered to lead a remembrance service alongside Peter a...

Y3 Times Tables

Y3 Times Tables

Today, Year 3 went outside to learn the 4x tables using the 'ABC' and 'Twinkle Twinkle Little Star' songs. Once we were confident with the times table, we started taking off numbers and tried to remember each one. By the end of the lesson, we took off all the numbers...

Fireworks by Reception

Fireworks by Reception

This week Reception have been learning about fireworks, we have investigated the colours, shapes and sounds that fireworks make and also have talked about the importance of staying safe. There have been lots of fun activities to get involved in including making...