News Archive

December 2019

‘‘Twas the middle of a maths lesson when all through the room, not a child was stirring, not even a tune Year 5 and 6 were busy learning about angles, ... Read more
12/12/2019 - 18:38
Children in Class 3 and 5 walked down to Low Bentham Institute this afternoon to spread a little festive cheer amongst the older generation of Bentham. Several ladies and gentleman ... Read more
11/12/2019 - 19:29
With the election looming, Class 5 have spent some time over the past couple of weeks looking at all things political. We have looked at our government: how it runs, ... Read more
11/12/2019 - 19:22
In preperation for the Christmas Fair on Friday, children in Class 5 put their floristry skills to the test and created the most beautiful Christmas wreaths to sell. They worked ... Read more
10/12/2019 - 19:09
Whilst Year 6 were out caving this week, the Year 5's, in Class 5, took it upon themselves to make some mince pies in preperation for some upcoming festivities in ... Read more
10/12/2019 - 19:03

November 2019

Over the past couple of weeks, children in Class 5 have been revisiting and looking at British Values - thinking about what they mean and how this might look in ... Read more
29/11/2019 - 16:43
Children in KS2 have been joining Mrs Cadman, this half term, on a Wednesday lunch time at Maths Club. We spend our time practising our times tables knowledge through a ... Read more
28/11/2019 - 08:14
A huge thank you to all who have bought from 'The Book People' company at School Fairs, The Book Bus and online at home. We raised over £80 in commission ... Read more
26/11/2019 - 22:00
Have you noticed the fantastic willow dome on the school field? Thanks to Peter (the Willow man) and our School Council representatives our first willow structure was errected within a ... Read more
20/11/2019 - 23:08
Book Club is every Tuesday lunch time in the Library. The Year Six children are fantastic librarians, scanning books in and out for all the children. It is lovely to ... Read more
20/11/2019 - 11:28
In Class 5, our art throughout the Autumn Term has been inspired by Peter Thorpe. Peter began creating his work when he became so fed up of wasting paint, that ... Read more
19/11/2019 - 16:20
Some of the children in Class 5 opened our toast cafe this week for the very first time, and it was wonderful to see so many children queing up for ... Read more
19/11/2019 - 14:21
As mentioned previously on our class page, Class 5 returned to school in September and spent a couple of days writing job applications for some roles and responsibilites that they ... Read more
19/11/2019 - 14:02
This year, children were invited to come into school dressed in something bright and spotty in order to raise money for Children in Need. Throughout the day, all classes also ... Read more
19/11/2019 - 13:52
Last Monday, the children in classes 3, 4 and 5 joined the Bentham community at the Remembrance Service on School Hill to pay our respects to those who fought and ... Read more
19/11/2019 - 13:47
As part of the Great Places exchange Project, Class 3,4 and 5 had the opportunity to take part in a number of artistic workshops lead by three professional artists. Rachel ... Read more
18/11/2019 - 22:49
In Science, Class Two have been learning about different groups of animals. We had to disect "animal feces" to find out if the animal was a Carnivore, Herbivore or Omnivore. ... Read more
15/11/2019 - 08:47
Class Two and Three joined together yesterday to share their reading books. Read more
15/11/2019 - 08:43
Class Two have been exploring the properities of shapes this week. We went on a shape hunt around school, looking for solid and flat shapes. We also had to help ... Read more
15/11/2019 - 08:41
The boys and girls used puppets to re-create stories and think about what they would say and do in certain situations. We had a great discussion about our school rules; ... Read more
15/11/2019 - 08:37