All Year 6 children took part in REaction, a day to raise awareness of RE learning, at the Priory on Monday. The day, organised by the charity Label of Love in conjunction with the East Riding local authority, gave children the opportunity to learn more about Christianity and to explore ideas relating to their spiritual, [...]

Design & Technology – Year 3

Year 3 are working very hard in Design and Technology making pneumatic creatures. They have written instructions for how to build their design. They have made a drawing of what their end creature will look like, labelled all the parts that make the design and coloured it all in. There is some lovely work and [...]

Animated Objects

As part of “Our Wonderful World” topic, Dawn and Lee from Animated Objects have been working with each year group, enriching their understanding of geography and the world in which we live. Year 3 and Year 4 have enjoyed drama-based work on natural disasters and bringing to life the characters from Kenneth Grahame’s much-loved classic [...]

Drax Cup – Cricket

On Friday 9th June 9 children travelled to Beverley Town Cricket Club to take part in the first round of the year 3 and 4 Drax Cup. Last year’s team reached the second round and were agonisingly close to playing the finals day at Headingley Stadium. Burlington had an excellent day and recorded victories against [...]

Joe Wicks’ School Workout Live

Today Burlington Junior School took part in the Joe Wicks live workout challenge along with schools all over the world. As part of our healthy eating week, we are showing that you need to find only 15-20 minutes a day to increase your fitness and become healthier. At 9.55 we all gathered in the hall [...]

Military Wives Choir

On Saturday 10th June, Burlington Junior School Choir met at St John's Burlington Church for an evening of cultural entertainment. Most of the children are getting used to performing at different venues and occasions now, however we had some new faces in the Burlington Choir on the night and although some looked a little nervous, [...]

Bicycle Training

The Year 6 have been receiving instruction on road safety whilst on their bikes. They are taught how to maintain their bikes and check that they are safe to ride. Pupils receive road awareness training within our playground and also on the roads. This training is really important as every year there are more and [...]

RE Action Day

On Thursday 25th May, all year groups took part in RE day, learning about different cultures and beliefs. Each year group studied a different aspect of Religious Education. Year 3 studied different religious buildings, investigating their individual features and why they are special to faith members. Meanwhile, year 4 studied special places outdoors and the [...]

Hit the Surf

Each year the pupils in Year 6 head down to the beach to learn about beach safety and what to be aware of in the water. We have an amazing team of lifeguards at Bridlington and they teach the children lots of skills. We are very lucky to have such a glorious beach on our [...]

African Furniture Donation

Last year at Burlington, our pupils were lucky enough to benefit from new furniture in their classrooms - as our old desks and chairs were very tired. We are trying to be ecologically aware in school, being careful with resources, turning lights off, not leaving taps running and reusing things as much as possible. Rather [...]