St John Bosco Catholic Primary School
Baptism by Reception

Baptism by Reception

Reception have been learning all about Baptism. we have talked about what happens at a Baptism , who is there and what we would see. We have looked at books and watched videos of babies being Baptised. To support our learning we all took part in a Baptism role play....
Reception Christmas Fun Day

Reception Christmas Fun Day

On Friday 10th December 2021 Reception had a Christmas fun day, we had lots of fun making hot chocolate reindeer cones, reindeer food and Christmas baubles. We danced and sang to Christmas music and had a very special visit form Santa Claus. We ended the day by...
Year 5 Writing Success

Year 5 Writing Success

Year 5 took part in a writing competition for National Poetry Day back in October where they had to write a poem entitled ‘this is Me’ all about themselves. After the introductory activity the pupils could choose a poetry style of their choice including...
Recycled Paper by Reception

Recycled Paper by Reception

This week Reception have been learning about how to look after planet Earth, we have been talking about Recycling and what happens to materials. We have investigated how paper can be recycled and we had a go at making our own paper. We mixed shredded paper with water...
Fireworks by Reception

Fireworks by Reception

Reception have been learning about Diwali and bonfire night, we have talked about how fireworks are used as a celebration and we had our own fireworks party in class. We made chocolate sparklers and wrapped up warm to watch a firework display on the board. We had lots...
Year 5 Boss Baby

Year 5 Boss Baby

This week Year 5 have taken part in several activities linked to the movie Boss Baby 2 which have covered various areas of the curriculum. To begin with the class had to organise their own companies and set up a Baby store. They used skills of budgeting to decide what...
Diwali by Reception

Diwali by Reception

This week Reception have been learning all about the Hindu Celebration of Diwali. We have watched videos and looked at photos of how Diwali is celebrated all over the world. We have learnt that it is known as the ‘Festival of lights’ so we have been...
Reception RWI Open Morning

Reception RWI Open Morning

On Wednesday 3rd November 2021 Reception were very excited to welcome in their parents and grand parents to show off their phonic work in Read Write inc lessons. We showed them how we blend sounds to read words and how we use our ‘Fred fingers’ to spell....
KS1 RWI Open Morning

KS1 RWI Open Morning

On Wednesday 3rd November 2021 we invited our parents and grandparents in to work with us in our Read Write Inc lessons. We were able to show off our reading skills and teach them some of the ways in which we learn to read sounds and words, we also demonstrated our...
Year 5 Kites

Year 5 Kites

As part of their work in Science, Technology and English Year 5 made kites to fly outside. This involves following a set of instructions clearly to produce their model. After some excellent building skills the pupils took their kites out onto the yard to test them out...