STEM in Action – Hull Collegiate Trip

Class 9 and five children from Class 11 spent the day at Hull Collegiate Collage today as part of a STEM in Action day. The aims of the event were to make real the aspects of the Science and Technology National Curriculum and highlight how diverse and exciting Science and Technology, Engineering and Mathematics [...]

Easter Bonnet and Decorated Egg Competition

Last term we had our annual Easter Bonnet and Decorated Egg Competition. The children put in lots of effort and the traditional Easter parade was very EGG-citing! Hats off to all the children for their EGG-celent entries. The standards were very high, making the judging EGG-hausting and no yolk! All the winners received an Easter [...]

Year 6

Whilst some of our pupils were away the remaining children in year 6 had the opportunity to practice their communication and team building skills with a variety of activities. This included some engineering and puzzle solving. The children had to create a structure as tall as possible that would hold an object and the children [...]

Pond Redevelopment

Burlington Junior school were extremely lucky to be voted for by the local community to receive the Tesco bags for help grant. After years of neglect the school thought they would use the grant to transform their overgrown pond area. With the help of the grant the school have now had a new pond installed, [...]

Roman Feast

As part of their topic this term, children in Year 4 have enjoyed a day as Romans. The children had the opportunity to dress like Romans and their first activity was to create their own laurel wreath headbands. The pupils enjoyed some food outside on the playground, including grapes, honey, bread, raisins. This was followed [...]

Burlington’s Bug Bee & Bee

On Friday afternoon, the Eco-Team went into the new nature/garden area on the field. The Eco-Team were set the challenge to build a bug hotel. Firstly, the Eco-Team researched what was needed to build the hotel. The materials that they used were; • 5 wooden pallets • 12 bricks • 4 drainage pots • 2 [...]