Junior School news

Junior School news

Greek Gods and Goddesses! Year 4 enjoyed being ancient Greek Gods and Goddesses for a day. During their workshop at York Museum, they had the opportunity to handle genuine ancient Greek artefacts and engaged in many activities from long jump to drama. Year 2 enjoyed a...
ICE at BJS

ICE at BJS

Workshops at Bootham Junior School On Monday we offered free workshops at Bootham Junior School to all year 5 & 6 students.  The turnout was fantastic with 60 students in total from all across York… Science Engineering Computer Programming Musical...
This week at Bootham Junior School

This week at Bootham Junior School

Year 3 had a fantastic day at Homestead Park in the sunshine. They learnt all about the different layers of the rainforest and what lives in them, and then brushed up on their rainforest explorer skills with some tree climbing, fire lighting and marshmallow toasting!...
Bootham Junior news

Bootham Junior news

Year 6 have been learning about how forces work. Here they are seen with their constructed boats to see what weight they will carry. #STEMlearning Meanwhile, during DT Year 4 have been making labyrinths to tie in with the topic of Greek myths. Ooooh!  Look what...
Treasure hunt and more at BJS

Treasure hunt and more at BJS

Maths Year 2 enjoyed a times table treasure hunt this week. Outdoor Education Meanwhile, Bootham EYFS had fun and learning at Foxglove Covert.   Foxglove Covert Local Nature Reserve covers 100 acres of moorland edge adjacent to Cambrai Lines at Catterick and has a...
This week at Bootham Junior School

This week at Bootham Junior School

Sunny Shakespeare! Year 6 enjoyed reading Shakespeare outside in the sunshine – a super start to our Macbeth topic. They then drew around two classmates before considering the true v perceived characters of Macbeth and Lady Macbeth in the story so far. Circles...