News Archive

December 2021

Children in Key Stage 1 performed the fantastic 'Pricky Hay' Nativity which told the story of how Sam and The Shrew prrepared the hay for Baby Jesus. It was amazing ... Read more
19/12/2021 - 18:10
On Thursday afternoon, children in classes 4 and 5 were invited to their annual Christmas party. Hoooooray, we are finally allowed to party again!! We danced, laughed and ate and ... Read more
16/12/2021 - 16:13
On Wednesday afternoon, children in classes 4 and 5 made the short walk down to Victoria Institute to sing an array of Christmas Carols for the annual Age Concern Christmas ... Read more
16/12/2021 - 15:59
Deck the Hall with children crafting! Tuesday saw a record number of children taking part in our annual Christmas Crafts evening after school. The atmosphere was lovely; smiling children, festive ... Read more
10/12/2021 - 13:26
Class 2 and 3 designed and made Tudor Houses, while thinking about the Great Fire of London and how the fire spread. We had a visit from some firefighters who ... Read more
01/12/2021 - 16:59

November 2021

On Thursday 11th November, the children in classes 4 and 5 joined the Bentham community at the Remembrance Service on School Hill to pay our respects to those who fought ... Read more
21/11/2021 - 16:14
We had a fab time this week at Science Club with our task 'Tumbling Toast'. Our mission was to help Miss Mayor Quandary to find out if toast really does ... Read more
19/11/2021 - 14:10
Our Year 5 and 6 scientists were back this week with another STEM challenge at Science Club. This week's activity was entitled 'Bridge Blunder' and challenged the children to build ... Read more
12/11/2021 - 10:24
Tonight we kick started our Year 5 and 6 Science Club with 10 enthusiatic scientists! Our scientists are currently working towards their very own CREST Award which is a nationally ... Read more
04/11/2021 - 17:08

September 2021

The whole school enjoyed a lovely Harvest Festival assembly this week. Each class performed or presented something about Harvest in the assembly to the rest of the school. Class 1 ... Read more
30/09/2021 - 11:50
This time last week Year 6 were out and about on the roads around school completing their Bikeability training. Thankfully the weather was much better then than it is now ... Read more
30/09/2021 - 11:16
This time last week, the staff and pupils of Bentham Community Primary School donned pink in order to raise money for Cancer Research. From pink socks, to pink tutus, to ... Read more
23/09/2021 - 14:09

June 2021

On Wednesday 9th June our Year 2 and Year 3 children enjoyed a fabulous day in the woods exploring the plants and animals that live there. After arriving at Settle ... Read more
13/06/2021 - 12:03

May 2021

Class 3 have spent the last few weeks studying rocks, fossils and soil in their Science lessons. All the children have fully embraced this topic and have really enjoyed finding ... Read more
29/05/2021 - 14:34
On Monday Class 5 spent the day at Keasden Farm learning about plants. The children enjoyed counting species of plants before dissecting a bluebell. Later in the morning they dressed ... Read more
21/05/2021 - 16:05
Friday 7th May was NSPCC Number day. Children came to school dressed as numbers and took part in all sorts of different number activities throughout the day. As a school ... Read more
15/05/2021 - 23:17
Friday 30th April 2021 would have been Captain Sir Tom Moore's 101st Birthday. All of us at Bentham got involved with the '100 challenge' both in School and at home. ... Read more
15/05/2021 - 23:13
Thank you to all those children who took part in the Phizzi Photo competition. The competition challenged children to take a photo of Physics in action. Well done to Freddie ... Read more
15/05/2021 - 21:09

April 2021

Have you seen our new 'Marvin and Milo' Physics activities you can try at home? They are extremely simple and easy to do at home and also lots of fun! ... Read more
21/04/2021 - 15:52

March 2021

Get involved with our photo competition over the Easter holidays! As you may be aware, we are part of a Science Partnership called the 'Craven Partnership', which aims to improve ... Read more
26/03/2021 - 11:48