Mental Health Awareness Day

On Friday, our Fairburn View community came together to highlight mental health. We all wore splashes of yellow, and spent the afternoon discussing what mental health means. Year 5 were really impressive with the discussion during circle time and we are very impressed with how empathetic they were of each…

Instructions – Independent Writing

Since returning to school, year 5 have been working with determination; on a morning they have worked as normal on year 5 Reading Writing & Maths tasks, on an afternoon they have worked on our recovery curriculum, focusing on the skills they missed out on last year. During our Writing,…

Future in Minds

Today year 5 began a 10 week course exploring metal wellbeing. Donna Evans a community support worker, from Future in Minds came into school to begin working with pupils exploring resilience and how to over come problems that might make pupils anxious. Year 5 were fantastic and worked very hard…

Sherwood Forest 2019

Today year 5 travelled to Sherwood Forest - the home of Robin Hood - as part of their English topic. Upon arrival, they met Robin Hood himself, who explained what life was like 800 years ago, when this legend was alive. Students took part in two exciting activities: the first…

Charity Work – St. George’s Crypt

As part of our RE topic, we have been looking into how religion impacts our charitable values. A volunteer from St. George's Crypt visited us in school to explain how the charity based organisation, for the homeless works. After discuss as a year group how we could help this charity,…

Science Week 2019

Year 5 had great fun this week (don't tell everyone), exploring the exciting world of science. It all started with a workshop led by Professor Brainstorm, which was very interesting and exciting to watch. Year 5 also observed a heart dissection and learnt lots about how the heart works and…
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