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This week Reception have been enjoying t…

This week Reception have been enjoying taking part in balance bike training. Have a look at the

Reception enjoyed a different PE lesson …

Reception enjoyed a different PE lesson yesterday. Can they tell you all about it?

Year 4 received a very special gift toda…

Year 4 received a very special gift today 😀 we also had a go at drawing along

Some photos from today’s Year 1 and Year…

Some photos from today’s Year 1 and Year 2 dress rehearsal of their Christmas production which they

In the words of the children, here are s…

In the words of the children, here are some photos from, “the best time of our lives”

The Year 2 children enjoyed their pound …

The Year 2 children enjoyed their pound and drumsticks PE today.

Well it’s been freezing and wet…. but …

Well it’s been freezing and wet…. but 12 children from Year 6 have had an amazing experience

Today in PE, some of our classes took pa…

Today in PE, some of our classes took part in a taster day learning something called Pound.

Well done Year 3 for their planting cont…

Well done Year 3 for their planting contribution when they were in Year 2 that helped Barnoldswick

Well done Nursery and Reception who pres…

Well done Nursery and Reception who presented their ‘Wriggly Nativity’ this week.

Year 1 enjoyed spending time in the Libr…

Year 1 enjoyed spending time in the Library on Thursday with Mrs Dunn. The children listened to

Our Nursery children have worked so hard…

Our Nursery children have worked so hard this week during their nativity we thought we would spread

What reaction do we get if we mix vinega…

What reaction do we get if we mix vinegar and bicarbonate powder? Can we use this to

Year 6 have enjoyed investigating how li…

Year 6 have enjoyed investigating how light travels and how we can see behind us and around

A team of Year 3/4 children enjoyed lear…

A team of Year 3/4 children enjoyed learning how to play Basketball tonight at West Craven. They

Do all clementines have the same number …

Do all clementines have the same number of segments? Year 2 set out to investigate and find

Well done to all the Year 1 and Year 2 c…

Well done to all the Year 1 and Year 2 children who performed their Christmas concert at

Friends of Gisburn Road

Thank you everyone involved. All money raised by FOGR benefits all our children in various ways. Friends

A big thanks to everyone who came and su…

A big thanks to everyone who came and supported our Christmas Fayre this morning.

Come and join us at school right now for…

Come and join us at school right now for the Christmas Fayre we are here until 12.

Year 3 loved their PE lesson on Taekwond…

Year 3 loved their PE lesson on Taekwondo today with Phil from Taekwondo School of Excellence. The

Well done to our Year 5/6 Athletics team…

Well done to our Year 5/6 Athletics team. These 12 children did fantastic throughout their running, throwing

Some children from Years 5 and 6 are enj…

Some children from Years 5 and 6 are enjoying taking part in the Athletics competition at West

Reminder: Tomorrow is non-uniform day in…

Reminder: Tomorrow is non-uniform day in return for tombola donations (bottles, chocolates or gifts) for the Christmas

We had such a lovely afternoon decoratin…

We had such a lovely afternoon decorating the Christmas Tree, singing Christmas songs and listening to Year

Check out this absolutely cracking prize…

Check out this absolutely cracking prize which will be auctioned at our Christmas Fayre on Saturday! Date

This morning year 4 made edible glitter …

This morning year 4 made edible glitter and wrote instructions using complex sentences.

Today’s PSHE in Year 6 was all about lab…

Today’s PSHE in Year 6 was all about labelling and stereotyping- and the hurt this can cause.

Here are the new holiday dates. Please n…

Here are the new holiday dates. Please note the new change in Summer Term 2019- half term

Did you catch our ‘Big Draw Day’ art gal…

Did you catch our ‘Big Draw Day’ art gallery on Thursday last week? The staffroom now looks

So today Year 5 travelled all the way to…

So today Year 5 travelled all the way to Thailand. What a delicious green curry they made

The Christmas Fayre is on Saturday 2nd D…

The Christmas Fayre is on Saturday 2nd December 10-12. Father Christmas will be in his grotto, the

Today we have had the Fitness Evolution …

Today we have had the Fitness Evolution team in from Burnley College working with some of our

Well done to our Yr3/4 Multiskills Festi…

Well done to our Yr3/4 Multiskills Festival competitors. They were fantastic and had a great time 😃

The weather is getting colder and our ya…

The weather is getting colder and our yards can become icy. Our Gritting Policy has been written

Year 6 have been learning about the powe…

Year 6 have been learning about the power of positive self-thinking. We’ve been learning how to give

Today, in Year 4, the children got into …

Today, in Year 4, the children got into role of a Plague Doctor. They really enjoyed asking

Year 4 had a plague doctor to visit them…

Year 4 had a plague doctor to visit them. They got to ask him lots of questions

Year 4 had a strange visitor come out of…

Year 4 had a strange visitor come out of the Tardis yesterday! Can they tell you all

More Dodgeball!

More Dodgeball!

These 8 children from Year 5/6 really en…

These 8 children from Year 5/6 really enjoyed themselves learning how to play Dodgeball tonight at Fisher

A message from Friends Of Gisburn Road: …

A message from Friends Of Gisburn Road: We raised a fantastic £220 serving refreshments at the Barlick

If you are heading into to town for the …

If you are heading into to town for the lights switch on, you may see some familiar

The Seeds enjoyed reading and sharing st…

The Seeds enjoyed reading and sharing stories with their Gardeners today.📚 They love spending time together. ❤️

17th November Newsletter! What a brillia…

17th November Newsletter! What a brilliant, busy week we’ve had! 😃

We have had a fantastic SPOTACULAR day i…

We have had a fantastic SPOTACULAR day in school. We’ve had so much fun and now know

Year 3 enjoying their second Taekwondo l…

Year 3 enjoying their second Taekwondo lesson this morning. The children continued to learn different stances and

All these children from Year 5/6 have en…

All these children from Year 5/6 have enjoyed their Bike Ability good this week. They have learnt

The Tardis has landed in Year 4 this mor…

The Tardis has landed in Year 4 this morning! 😱 watch this space….

Reminder: Tomorrow is Spotacular day for…

Reminder: Tomorrow is Spotacular day for Children In Need. Dress in spots and non-uniform and donate £1.

Empty bowls, clean spoons and tickled ta…

Empty bowls, clean spoons and tickled taste buds. Our first year 5 group did an AMAZING job

Year 5 had a fab morning at Tesco. We ba…

Year 5 had a fab morning at Tesco. We baked bread, found out how food got to

Year 2 investigated breakfast cereals to…

Year 2 investigated breakfast cereals today as part of their ‘fighting fit’ topic. They were helping Mr.

Here are some upcoming events in aid of …

Here are some upcoming events in aid of Bosom Friends. Please support this wonderful charity 😃

Here are just some of the pictures from …

Here are just some of the pictures from our Fire Engine 🚒 experience. A huge thank you

Reception, Nursery and Year 1 are going …

Reception, Nursery and Year 1 are going to be having an exciting learning experience this morning as

A terrible crime took place in the Year …

A terrible crime took place in the Year 2 classroom this morning – a pig was found

Alfie and Eva, we are very proud that yo…

Alfie and Eva, we are very proud that you laid the wreath, on behalf of school, to

10th November Newsletter

10th November Newsletter 🎉

Year 3 enjoyed their first lesson on Tae…

Year 3 enjoyed their first PE lesson on Taekwondo this morning with Phil from Taekwondo School of

Oh dear, Mrs Whittaker’s shopping bags a…

Oh dear, Mrs Whittaker’s shopping bags all broke. Year 5 to the rescue! They thought of some

Next week is Anti-Bullying Week. We will…

Next week is Anti-Bullying Week. We will be doing various activities in class to raise awareness of

The Big Draw Day – More photos from the …

The Big Draw Day – More photos from the day’s art activities around the school.

Well done Year 5 who shared their recent…

Well done Year 5 who shared their recent learning about Barnoldswick this afternoon.

Reception and Year 1 had a really messy …

Reception and Year 1 had a really messy but exciting time for the Big Draw Day. The

Nursery had a great day taking part in s…

Nursery had a great day taking part in several different activities both indoors and outdoors for the

Year 5 really enjoyed Big Draw Day. Our …

Year 5 really enjoyed Big Draw Day. Our colour was green and we painted some beautiful landscapes-

Year 4 have been using their new electri…

Year 4 have been using their new electricity knowledge in Design Technology, to make electrical quiz boards.

Y4 enjoyed ‘Big Draw’ day and got very m…

Y4 enjoyed ‘Big Draw’ day and got very messy by mixing shades of purple and creating art

Tonight’s disco was fantastic! It would …

Tonight’s disco was fantastic! It would not have been possible without all of your support. Thank you

Big Draw Day has been AMAZING! Year 6 ha…

Big Draw Day has been AMAZING! Year 6 have loved experimenting with paint! Our class colour was

A group of children from Year 5 and 6 en…

A group of children from Year 5 and 6 enjoyed their Mini Whistlers course this afternoon. Throughout

A group of children from Year 5 and 6 en…

A group of children from Year 5 and 6 enjoyed their Mini Whistlers course this afternoon. Throughout

Gisburn Road School added 19 new photos.

Gisburn Road School added 19 new photos.

Some children from Year 5 and 6 really e…

Some children from Year 5 and 6 really enjoyed taking part in the Mini Whistlers course this

Year 6 have been hard at work this morni…

Year 6 have been hard at work this morning writing descriptions of a spooky mansion. They really

The School Anthem Here’s a clip of us s…

The School Anthem Here’s a clip of us singing a song that our current year 6 wrote

The children in Reception have had a won…

The children in Reception have had a wonderful day making pumpkin soup for our afternoon snack. We

A few reminders for this week: We are …

A few reminders for this week: We are selling poppies in school- there are various items that

The Year 3/4 Football team enjoyed their…

The Year 3/4 Football team enjoyed their first ever match tonight. Despite horrendous conditions, the boys showed

The Year 5/6 Boys football team enjoyed …

The Year 5/6 Boys football team enjoyed their competition tonight in the CVL at Fisher More High

Reception Class have been using the clim…

Reception Class have been using the climbing frame in PE for the first time this morning. They

FOGR are busy raising funds for us all a…

FOGR are busy raising funds for us all again. Our next event is…. Fancy Dress Disco Thursday

The Big Draw

The Big Draw will be happening next Thursday here at Gisburn Road. Get your creative caps on!

Our Year 5/6 Girls Netball team did bril…

Our Year 5/6 Girls Netball team did brilliant in the Central Venue League tonight at Pendle Vale

Year 6 really enjoyed Zoolab today. We l…

Year 6 really enjoyed Zoolab today. We learnt how and why the animals have adapted over time.

Year 1 have been working very hard looki…

Year 1 have been working very hard looking at 2D and 3D shapes. See if your children

Some children from Year 2 are having a r…

Some children from Year 2 are having a really fun time at Pendle Vale learning the different

Four of the Year 6 children enjoyed thei…

Four of the Year 6 children enjoyed their Hockey Competition at Marsden Heights College. They learnt new

The infants received free toothbrushes t…

The infants received free toothbrushes this week. Ask the children in Year 2 why it is important

On Friday, the children in Year 5 shared…

On Friday, the children in Year 5 shared their work on the United Kingdom and England with

Reception have had a busy week investiga…

Reception have had a busy week investigating what has happened in our classroom. We have today noticed

Today the whole school have taken part i…

Today the whole school have taken part in World Smile Day. The Reception children went around school

Nursery have used their fantastic creati…

Nursery have used their fantastic creative and critical thinking skills to rescue Percy 😃 (even if he

We have had a wonderful time settling ch…

We have had a wonderful time settling children into our fabulous new nursery setting! Today the children

For interest of year 5&6 parents- West …

For interest of year 5&6 parents- West Craven opening evening is 11th October 6:30-8:30pm.

Year 6 enjoyed their visit to meet child…

Year 6 enjoyed their visit to meet children’s author Frank English. They asked some interesting questions, enjoyed

Year 1 have enjoyed going to the school …

Year 1 have enjoyed going to the school library with Mrs Dunn this morning. They have chosen

The Year 2 children enjoyed a story tell…

The Year 2 children enjoyed a story telling session with the author Frank English today at the

The children in Reception enjoyed trying…

The children in Reception enjoyed trying porridge just like in the story of ‘Goldilocks and the Three

Fabulous Shopping Night tonight! Thankyo…

Fabulous Shopping Night tonight! Thankyou to all who helped out, and all who came. A special Thankyou

Raffle – Gisburn Road Community Primary School, Barnoldswick

If you haven’t had chance to buy any raffle tickets yet, don’t worry! Go to www.gisburnroad.com/raffle before

29th September Newsletter

29th September Newsletter

Sporting Fixtures & Events – Gisburn Road Community Primary School, Barnoldswick

https://www.gisburnroad.com/sporting-fixtures All upcoming sporting competitions and events happening at Gisburn Road in the near future. Exciting! Sporting

Reception love going to the school libra…

Reception love going to the school library on a Thursday with Mrs Dunn to choose books to

12 of our Year 6 children have undergone…

12 of our Year 6 children have undergone some Playground Leaders training this morning with Fiona from

The Reception children have had a wonder…

The Reception children have had a wonderful day sharing their lunch time experience with their parents. Thank

Noah has shared this amazing video of hi…

Noah has shared this amazing video of him re-telling the story of Goldilocks and the 3 bears.

As part of our English unit on persuasio…

As part of our English unit on persuasion Year 5 had to test out some toys and

What a fantastic afternoon in the forest…

What a fantastic afternoon in the forest. We found out how to find the age of a

Reminder for all Year 5: Please bring ol…

Reminder for all Year 5: Please bring old clothes, waterproof coat, sensible shoes or wellies for our

Sport – Gisburn Road Community Primary School, Barnoldswick

https://www.gisburnroad.com/sport Latest sports news for 2017-18 up to date. This will be kept up to date weekly.

National Schools Run a Mile day! Year 6 …

National Schools Run a Mile day! Year 6 were fantastic. ???‍♀️??

FRIDAY FAVOURITES Lunch Menu tomorrow: …

FRIDAY FAVOURITES Lunch Menu tomorrow: ??Pizza or Hotdog ??

Reception have started off the day by ru…

Reception have started off the day by running a mile. They have all enjoyed taking part in

We have all been working hard to develop…

We have all been working hard to develop the allotment. Last week we picked some rhubarb and

Our Year 5/6 Boys Football team got off …

Our Year 5/6 Boys Football team got off to a flying start tonight in the CVL Football

Welcome to Nursery

A very warm welcome to Gisburn Road Nursery

Year 2 were busy today putting their lin…

Year 2 were busy today putting their line drawing skills into practice by drawing school. Earlier they

Our year 5/6 girls High Five Netball tea…

Our year 5/6 girls High Five Netball team enjoyed their competition tonight despite the terrible weather. They

King James we’d have welcomed your crown…

King James we’d have welcomed your crown at school ?? You look super smart ? King James

The nights are drawing in and the weathe…

The nights are drawing in and the weather is cold but there are some perks to Autumn

Sats for seven-year-olds in England to be scrapped

Sats for seven-year-olds in England to be scrapped Government announces controversial tests will not be compulsory from

Watch out Hollywood! Some super acting t…

Watch out Hollywood! Some super acting this week from Year 5 as we retold some well known

For attention of Year 5 & 6 parents/care…

For attention of Year 5 & 6 parents/carers: Colne Primet Academy Open Evening is on Thursday 26th

Year 4 have been celebrating Roald Dahl …

Year 4 have been celebrating Roald Dahl day, including watching a live show where we had a

Reception loved their first PE lesson wi…

Reception loved their first PE lesson with Mr Bradshaw. They were very independent at getting ready and

Year five had a super geography lesson t…

Year five had a super geography lesson today. We found out all about Australia from Denny’s aunty.

Year 2 have been exploring numbers to 10…

Year 2 have been exploring numbers to 100 today. Here their challenge was to turn a 100

A message from Friends Of Gisburn Road: …

A message from Friends Of Gisburn Road: We would like to invite you to our Friends of

Year 2 busy writing algorithms in Friday…

Year 2 busy writing algorithms in Friday’s computing lesson.

8th September 2017

8th September 2017

Year 6 have used oil pastels and a varie…

Year 6 have used oil pastels and a variety of sources to produce these fantastic pieces of

A huge thank you to our two new sports k…

A huge thank you to our two new sports kit sponsors – 360 Health Care and Rusty

Primary and secondary school application…

Primary and secondary school applications for 2018 are now open. The closing date for Primary school applications

Friends of Gisburn Road would like to we…

Friends of Gisburn Road would like to welcome everyone back to school and we hope you all

Zoë

Thank you for this beautiful poem and for the good luck wishes to everyone. What a wonderful

We are looking forward to seeing you all…

We are looking forward to seeing you all and welcoming our new starters tomorrow morning. The builders

Thankyou for sharing the picture Summer…

Thankyou for sharing the picture ? Summer you look super smart ?? Summer ready and raring to

Don’t worry parents,not long to go now u…

Don’t worry parents,not long to go now until we’re back! ?Looking very smart in her new uniform.

Hope everyone is enjoying their summer h…

Hope everyone is enjoying their summer holidays. Zippy has enjoyed his wonderful day at the Kennedy Space

Looking very smart! We’ve had lots of p…

Looking very smart! 😃 We’ve had lots of positivity towards our new uniform! Looking forward to seeing

Michelle

Michelle https://www.facebook.com/FriendsofGisburnRoad/posts/1483716418387957

Hayley

That’s great! Looking forward to seeing him in it looking smart 😃 Hayley Just received Coles new

Just a reminder that uniform can be boug…

Just a reminder that uniform can be bought from Skip to School in Skipton (on Water St,

16/17 has been an amazing year for our s…

16/17 has been an amazing year for our school community. I can’t believe how quickly it has

Yay! Brilliant Summer, well done! Summer…

Yay! Brilliant Summer, well done! ???? Summer’s first tomato harvest from her tomato plant we bought from

‘Just when the caterpillar thought the w…

‘Just when the caterpillar thought the worls was over, it became a butterfly.’ Time to fly Year

Lap of honour for Year 6 as they leave t…

Lap of honour for Year 6 as they leave the playground for the last time ? We

Rachel

Thankyou for your lovely message. It is our pleasure 😃 Rachel Thank you to all the staff

21.07.17

21.07.17

A last lunch for Year 6

A last lunch for Year 6 ?

Mr Gilmore, you are AMAZING! Thank you …

Mr Gilmore, you are AMAZING! ? Thank you for all the singing assemblies, we love having you

Well done to our very talented guitarist…

Well done to our very talented guitarists this morning. What a super performance to finish off our

Hayley

Thankyou so much for your lovely message. Enjoy family time over the Summer 😃 Hayley I hope

Kelly

Thankyou for such a lovely comment. It is our pleasure. We’ll miss her lots 😘 Kelly So

Year 5 had a lovely afternoon wishing Mr…

Year 5 had a lovely afternoon wishing Mrs Beal all the best as she leaves Gisburn Road.

Year 6 visited Reception to say goodbye …

Year 6 visited Reception to say goodbye to them. So sweet.

A few photos from the Year 6 production …

A few photos from the Year 6 production this week.

THANK YOU MARIO! ⭐️ Year 6 had a brillia…

??THANK YOU MARIO! ?⭐️ Year 6 had a brilliant evening at Mario’s restaurant. They just continue to

Lunch at St. Annes.

Lunch at St. Annes.

At the top of the tower.

At the top of the tower.

Year 2 set off on their trip to Blackpoo…

Year 2 set off on their trip to Blackpool.

⭐️ROBIN AND THE SHERWOOD HOODIES⭐️ Year…

⭐️ROBIN AND THE SHERWOOD HOODIES⭐️ Year 5 & 6 you were all absolutely FANDABIDOZI!!!!! We are so

Reception ‘seeds’ visited their Year 6 ‘…

Reception ‘seeds’ visited their Year 6 ‘gardeners’ with a lovely card and Good Luck flower. Year 6

We have created a slide show of the Year 6 trip to York

We have created a slide show of the Year 6 trip to York and put it on

The first of our newly sponsored team ki…

The first of our newly sponsored team kits. Thank you so much to MJM Driveways & Patios.

Meet Billy the bus!!!! We are THRILLED w…

Meet Billy the bus!!!! We are THRILLED with our new school minibus! Can’t wait to see the

14th July 2017

14th July 2017

Thank you so much to all the teachers at…

Thank you so much to all the teachers at Gisburn Road School for the amazing work you

So VERY proud of Year 6. Tonight’s Leave…

So VERY proud of Year 6. Tonight’s Leavers Awards was emotional! Well done to each and every

Do helmets work? They certainly do. Here…

Do helmets work? They certainly do. Here are Year 2 testing an egg helmet which saved a

Year 2 complete the 10 cm square challen…

Year 2 complete the 10 cm square challenge. After practising our cutting skills, we found the longest

Thank you to our Governors for spreading…

Thank you to our Governors for spreading the happiness at home time! ?⭐️ #spreadthehappiness

Summer has been busy nurturing her Tomat…

Summer has been busy nurturing her Tomato plant- look how well it is doing!! Brilliant. ? And

More photos of Year 6 learning and havin…

More photos of Year 6 learning and having fun in York (lots).

Year 3 shared their work on the Romans f…

Year 3 shared their work on the Romans for parents and the school in today’s parent assembly.

7th July 2017

7th July 2017

What a fun day in Year 5. We learnt a Gr…

What a fun day in Year 5. We learnt a Greek dance, made Olympic crowns, took part

What an AMAZING three days in York. Year…

What an AMAZING three days in York. Year 6 have all been so well behaved and an

Gisburn Road reaches the stars!!

Gisburn Road reaches the stars!! ???✨??

The Year 5 teachers are ready for Greek …

The Year 5 teachers are ready for Greek day! More pictures to follow.

And they’re off……

And they’re off……

The Railway Museum was an experience P…

The Railway Museum was an experience ? Pizza Hut was fun! ? All in their bedrooms now

Playing tig before a meal at Pizza Hut.

Playing tig before a meal at Pizza Hut.

York Chocolate Story was SO good! We got…

York Chocolate Story was SO good! We got to sample lots of different chocolates and see how

Blowing all our grown-ups a goodnight ki…

Blowing all our grown-ups a goodnight kiss ?

Fun and games. Team building activities….

Fun and games. Team building activities. Year 6 are a solid team ??

Spreading the Happiness happened today i…

Spreading the Happiness happened today in Reception class when one of our school Governors came along with

The Dungeons were thrilling! Safe to say…

The Dungeons were thrilling! Safe to say the children got their own back on the teachers!!!! ??

Jorvik Viking Centre was brilliant! To T…

Jorvik Viking Centre was brilliant! To The Dungeons next! ?

We are here!! Burning off some excitemen…

We are here!! Burning off some excitement with football and tree climbing before lunch. Today’s activities: Jorvik

Year 1 have been looking at Robots. Some…

Year 1 have been looking at Robots. Some children have made their own brilliant robots for home

30.06.17

30.06.17

A huge THANK YOU to Mr Bowes for maintai…

A huge THANK YOU to Mr Bowes for maintaining the allotment and planting more seeds. We are

Wishing all my little lovelies (Year 6) …

Wishing all my little lovelies (Year 6?) a fun and exciting couple of days at secondary school.

In assembly today, the children have had…

In assembly today, the children have had a talk about Stranger Danger to raise awareness and give

A part of our work on materials, the chi…

A part of our work on materials, the children in Year 2 were challenged to make a

23.06.17

23.06.17

Eid Mubarak from year 3!

Eid Mubarak from year 3!

Tangrams, mobius strips and maths puzzle…

Tangrams, mobius strips and maths puzzles in Year 2 today. See https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wKV0GYvR2X8 for information about mobius strips.

To all our families that will be celebra…

To all our families that will be celebrating Eid- Happy Eid al-Fitr! Enjoy your family celebrations and

Well done to Year 6, Mrs Waddington and …

Well done to Year 6, Mrs Waddington and Mr Nixon for solving Einstein’s riddle ? 40 minutes

Year 3 had a fantastic morning creating …

Year 3 had a fantastic morning creating rotational patterns.

What a great afternoon at Gisburn Road S…

What a great afternoon at Gisburn Road School! All across the school, we’ve been hosting an exciting

Year 6 made some story books to share wi…

Year 6 made some story books to share with Reception. It was so sweet to see them

After a highly productive day at the all…

After a highly productive day at the allotment before half term our green fingered children and helpers

Having great fun and pracising our maths…

Having great fun and pracising our maths skills. Today’s maths trail morning was one of the activities

The great paper aeroplane competition wi…

The great paper aeroplane competition with Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 all working together. How far

Year 3 have had a magical maths morning!…

Year 3 have had a magical maths morning! We did outside maths, measuring the MUGA and testing

Year 5 had a super time on their maths t…

Year 5 had a super time on their maths trail. We surveyed cars, chalked calculations, measured area

A Roman soldier stopped by to visit year…

A Roman soldier stopped by to visit year 3 today. He taught us a lot about Roman

The children in Reception are enjoying t…

The children in Reception are enjoying taking part it lots of different maths activities as part of

One of today’s maths challenges was to b…

One of today’s maths challenges was to build a town- not as easy as it sounds. We

New plants on the school allotment

Mr Bowes has planted some new seeds and seedlings on the school allotment. Do you know what

All the children enjoyed some fantastic …

All the children enjoyed some fantastic learning on Friday with Dave Godfrey, kicking off our maths week

Year 2 had a great time planting up our …

Year 2 had a great time planting up our box with the ladies from Barlick in Bloom

A massive THANK YOU to everyone who dona…

A massive THANK YOU to everyone who donated items, helped and came to support Year 6 at

Fantastic fractions. What a fun way for …

Fantastic fractions. What a fun way for year 5 to tackle some tricky calculations and counting with

16th June 2017

16th June 2017

What an exciting way to start school wit…

What an exciting way to start school with a special assembly to begin our Wow Maths week

Year 5 had a fantastic afternoon being r…

Year 5 had a fantastic afternoon being real Historians. We had to dig for artefacts and sort

We are looking for a local business to s…

We are looking for a local business to sponsor a new football team kit for us. We

This is an amazing piece of history. Any…

This is an amazing piece of history. Anyone know anyone? Gisburn road school Pupils and Teachers 1910

A parent has just made us aware that she…

A parent has just made us aware that she had an email attached to the school newsletter

Amarbir was absolutely awesome! See our …

Amarbir was absolutely awesome! See our earlier post.

How about that for home learning!

How about that for home learning!

We had a special surprise in Celebration…

We had a special surprise in Celebration Assembly today. Amarbir sang ‘Stay with me’ which he dedicated

Look out for The West Craven Guide on yo…

Look out for The West Craven Guide on your doormat. We are thrilled to have a double

9th June 2017

9th June 2017

Today’s Golden Ticket winners dining wit…

Today’s Golden Ticket winners dining with Mrs Smith. Lots of chat, lemonade and good fun was had

International Dough Disco Day The whole…

International Dough Disco Day ? The whole school took part in Dough Disco- strengthening hand muscles ready

Our Induction Evenings for our Reception…

Our Induction Evenings for our Reception and Nursery new starters have been lovely! Thank you to all

Year 4 have had a great afternoon at Gar…

Year 4 have had a great afternoon at Garden Gate Allotments seeing how they grow plants and

Year 6 look and feel super smart in thei…

Year 6 look and feel super smart in their new 2017 Leavers hoodies. #gisburnroadjourney #2017leavers #superproud

Reception class have had an AMAZING surp…

Reception class have had an AMAZING surprise trip to the farm today. It’s been a brilliant wow

Good morning to all our Gisburn Road Com…

Good morning to all our Gisburn Road Community! We are posting today just to say how very

Lots of butterflies have been making an …

Lots of butterflies have been making an appearance at Miss Nutter’s house and have been let out

Making shirts for Barlick Bear

Making shirts for Barlick Bear

Raising money for our York trip

Raising money for our York trip

Celebrating the end of Year 2 SATS

Celebrating the end of Year 2 SATS

Year 6 ‘Vikings’ invaded classrooms and …

Year 6 ‘Vikings’ invaded classrooms and Mrs Walker’s office. We stole treasures and captives! They all loved

Just in time for the holidays the first …

Just in time for the holidays the first few butterflies decided to make an appearance. The children

As always, we have had a busy start to t…

As always, we have had a busy start to the Summer Term. There’s still lots more to

A BIG BIG THANK YOU to Mr Nixon for spen…

A BIG BIG THANK YOU to Mr Nixon for spending all day sorting out our school allotment.

Thank you to my wonderful Year 4 class f…

Thank you to my wonderful Year 4 class for throwing me such a lovely surprise party for

26th May 2017

26th May 2017

Thank you to everyone for the cake donat…

Thank you to everyone for the cake donations. Year 6 were very organised and helpful.

We all took part in a minutes silence to…

We all took part in a minutes silence today to pay respect to those affected by the

Tomorrow is a busy day, Year 6 cake sale…

Tomorrow is a busy day, Year 6 cake sale, non-uniform day and Allotment SOS Day ? If

The weather is going to be glorious tomo…

The weather is going to be glorious tomorrow! Please make sure your child brings a cap to

Some of our Year 6 children had a great …

Some of our Year 6 children had a great time visiting our friends at Coates Lane primary

REMINDER: It is non-uniform this Friday …

REMINDER: It is non-uniform this Friday for the whole school. Suggested donation £1. Year 6 will be

What a fantastic sports day we have had …

What a fantastic sports day we have had today! The childrens’ behaviour and support for each other

The caterpillars have all turned into c…

The caterpillars ? have all turned into cocoons, just a waiting game now until they appear as

Advice if you’re upset by the news – CBBC Newsround

Today some of the children have been worried and asking questions about the attack on Manchester. We

REMINDER: Infant and Junior sports days …

REMINDER: Infant and Junior sports days are tomorrow at school. Please apply suncream on your child before

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

This is a wonderful idea suggested by a …

This is a wonderful idea suggested by a parent. I know personally I just throw my children’s

19.05.17

19.05.17

Oooops! The DANCE ALARM went off in cele…

Oooops! The DANCE ALARM went off in celebration assembly ?? #spreadthehappiness #simplethings #makepeoplesmile #schoolisfun

In year 1 we have been learning all abou…

In year 1 we have been learning all about materials. We have been learning and using some

Gisburn Road School added a new photo to…

Help Wanted from Green Fingered Parents/Carers/Grandparents!

A huge Thank you to Mr Andrew Stephenson…

A huge Thank you to Mr Andrew Stephenson for coming to talk to us about the process

Gisburn Road enjoyed hosting the hockey …

Gisburn Road enjoyed hosting the hockey match ? tonight for the local schools. Unfortunately due to the

12th May 2017

12th May 2017

Year 6 ‘Gardeners’ surprised their Recep…

Year 6 ‘Gardeners’ surprised their Reception ‘seeds’ with some sweets this afternoon. It was their idea to

We are so proud of Year 6. They have sho…

We are so proud of Year 6. They have shown such perseverance this week. They thoroughly enjoyed

Our plants are growing well in year 3.

Our plants are growing well in year 3.

Year 4 had great fun in Maths today usin…

Year 4 had great fun in Maths today using Lego bricks to help solve a problem on

SPORTS DAY Infant Sports Day (YR,1,2) is…

SPORTS DAY Infant Sports Day (YR,1,2) is on Wednesday 24th May, 9:30am Junior Sports Day (Y3,4,5,6) is

Another busy afternoon in our Year 5 too…

Another busy afternoon in our Year 5 tool belt workshop. We used our templates to cut out

Reception are enjoying taking care of th…

Reception are enjoying taking care of their own caterpillar. They are changing day by day and so

Year 6 have had a relaxing afternoon pen…

Year 6 have had a relaxing afternoon pencil sketching animals. ?????? They are so good I had

The Seeds all made and delivered a surpr…

The Seeds all made and delivered a surprise good luck card to their Gardeners for their SATs

We are very proud of our Maypole and Cou…

We are very proud of our Maypole and Country Dancers today performing in our town square and

5th May 2017

5th May 2017

Year 5 have been learning Yellow Submari…

Year 5 have been learning Yellow Submarine to spread the happiness. We’ve been singing it today with

Tomorrow morning on the Town Square we w…

Tomorrow morning on the Town Square we will be out in the community dancing around the Maypole

Our Gisburn Road new starters have been …

Our Gisburn Road new starters have been getting excited after receiving their special ‘welcome scrolls’ and reading

Year 6 were so excited to spread the hap…

Year 6 were so excited to spread the happiness today! ?The dog walkers on the green loved

We have had some super independent writi…

We have had some super independent writing this morning in Reception. We have innovated the story and

Year 3 had a fantastic time at Gazegill …

Year 3 had a fantastic time at Gazegill Organic Farm. We made our own organic ice cream,

The children have been super proud that …

The children have been super proud that they can now fasten all their buttons on their own

We are so proud of how much progress our…

We are so proud of how much progress our Year 6 class have made. They have worked

Year 5 had a busy afternoon learning fro…

Year 5 had a busy afternoon learning from our resident design and dress maker Mrs Beal. We

Year 4 have had a great afternoon comple…

Year 4 have had a great afternoon completed one of their spread the happiness challenges! We have

We are on the coach on the way back to s…

We are on the coach on the way back to school. See you all soon. We have

Another very busy day which has included…

Another very busy day which has included the trapeze, zip line, giant swing, piranha pool, caving, crate

Here come the Piranhas

Here come the Piranhas ?

Year 5 are enjoying their day! #selfie…

Year 5 are enjoying their day! ? #selfietime

Water sports including canoeing and raft…

Water sports including canoeing and raft building have been a great success today. Along with the night

What a first busy busy day. Water sports…

What a first busy busy day. Water sports including canoeing and raft building and the night line

A big Thank You to #mrsbead for making …

A big Thank You to #mrsbead for making beaded bookmarks with Year 4 and Year 1. They

28.04.17

28.04.17

We have made it to Robinwood. Let the ac…

We have made it to Robinwood. Let the activities begin.

As part of Spread the Happiness Receptio…

As part of Spread the Happiness Reception visited their Gardeners in Year 6 to share the story

Year 3 took our learning outside today. …

Year 3 took our learning outside today. We’ve been working super hard on finding the perimeter of

Year 4 have had a fun morning learning a…

Year 4 have had a fun morning learning all about water with Janet from United Utilities! We

Childcare Choices from GOV.UK

From September we will be offering 30 hours of funded Nursery places. Follow the link to check

Super science in Year 5. What a busy aft…

Super science in Year 5. What a busy afternoon. First we had a team challenge relay race,

Year 4 have been exploring the propertie…

Year 4 have been exploring the properties of materials! Ask us about how the particles behave in

21st April 2017

21st April 2017

30 hours free childcare from September 2017

Feel free to pop in and have a chat. We can help you to see if you

30 hours free childcare from September 2017

From September our Nursery will be providing 30 hour funded places. Check out the link below for

We are looking forward to seeing you all…

We are looking forward to seeing you all for the start of the Summer Term tomorrow morning

Primary School places are out today! We…

Primary School places are out today! We are so excited to meet and inspire all our new

What a fabulous Spring Term we have all …

What a fabulous Spring Term we have all had ?? Have a great holiday and enjoy lots

31.03.17

31.03.17

Mrs Baptie’s son was in teaching the chi…

Mrs Baptie’s son was in teaching the children how to make slime. We all had great fun.

What a fantastic performance from our gu…

What a fantastic performance from our guitarists this afternoon. We are super proud of their progress. Thank

We have lots of uniform spare and we don…

We have lots of uniform spare and we don’t want to just throw it away. Please pop

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

24th March 2017

24th March 2017

This is fantastic, thank you for sharing…

This is fantastic, thank you for sharing ? Me and Jake got to bring his learning journal

We have been working with ‘Skip to Schoo…

We have been working with ‘Skip to School’ and Craven Digital on some ideas for our refreshed

We are so proud of all the year 3 and 4 …

We are so proud of all the year 3 and 4 children for their brilliant performance of

We are having a non-uniform day on Frida…

We are having a non-uniform day on Friday in aid of Comic Relief. Suggested £1 donation ?

It is World Downs Syndrome Day on Tuesda…

It is World Downs Syndrome Day on Tuesday 21st March. If you would like to show your

Reception had a wonderful time showing e…

Reception had a wonderful time showing everyone what we have been learning about in their assembly. I

17th March 2017

17th March 2017

Mrs Adele Dickinson, new nursery teacher

As you may be aware, Miss Hall is moving to Year 1 from Monday to cover a

Great disco tonight. Loads of dancing an…

Great disco tonight. Loads of dancing and fun! Thank you to all our wonderful parents that came

Year five had fun learning about silent …

Year five had fun learning about silent movies and how to add sound effects. We created our

Year 6 enjoyed our ‘It’s good to be me’ …

Year 6 enjoyed our ‘It’s good to be me’ PSHE lesson today; celebrating each other’s good qualities.

Corey wanted to share this with his frie…

Corey wanted to share this with his friends in Year 5. Thank you Corey! That’s fabulous!This will

Year 6 Gardeners have had so much fun pl…

Year 6 Gardeners have had so much fun playing with their Reception seeds this afternoon. #learningthroughplay #learningtogether

10th March 2017

10th March 2017

Can you guess how many sweets are in the…

Can you guess how many sweets are in the jar? 50p a go! Next week, Year 6

If anyone has any large cardboard boxes …

If anyone has any large cardboard boxes spare, please can we have them for a project in

Thank you. We love learning together Sum…

Thank you. We love learning together ? Summer and I had a great time in school this

So proud of you all Gisburn Road Choir …

So proud of you all Gisburn Road Choir ? Click on the top picture to read the

Tonight our choir took part in Last Choi…

Tonight our choir took part in Last Choir Singing. They were absolutely AMAZING. They were so confident

Reception have had a wonderful afternoon…

Reception have had a wonderful afternoon making pirate ships/rafts with their grown ups. They even got a

So today Year 5 tried to describe what i…

So today Year 5 tried to describe what it would be like to travel and live on

Year 6 have been using our knowledge of …

Year 6 have been using our knowledge of events in programming to make our own flappy bird

Free child car seat checking this week a…

Free child car seat checking this week at Asda in Colne.

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Thank you Chloe McAulay Great feedback

Thank you Chloe McAulay? Great feedback ?

Nursery loved reading with parents

Nursery loved reading with parents ??

A huge THANK YOU to all the parents and …

A huge THANK YOU to all the parents and grandparents who came to our Reading Cafe this

We are privileged to have had Duncan Hea…

We are privileged to have had Duncan Heather (a professional Tenor) to sing for us in assembly

3rd March 2017

3rd March 2017

We are extremely proud to celebrate the …

We are extremely proud to celebrate the ‘Pride of Barnoldswick’ award with Mrs Smith. She was given

We are having so much fun in school toda…

We are having so much fun in school today! Well done children (and parents) and staff, you

What a fantastic afternoon we have had i…

What a fantastic afternoon we have had in Reception getting ready for bed and sharing stories and

Just a reminder that it is World Book Da…

Just a reminder that it is World Book Day tomorrow. Children can come to school dressed as

Pyjamas, hot chocolate, biscuits and our…

Pyjamas, hot chocolate, biscuits and our favourite books. I can’t think of a better way to spend

Thank you to FOGR for serving us all pan…

Thank you to FOGR for serving us all pancakes today and a huge thank you to all

What an exciting day it has been in Rece…

What an exciting day it has been in Reception. We each received a clue to solve and

We are all really enjoying our reading w…

We are all really enjoying our reading week. Today was ‘poem in your pocket’ day. There were

Nursery have enjoyed pancakes with yummy…

Nursery have enjoyed pancakes with yummy toppings ?

Year 5 had a fun afternoon trying to ima…

Year 5 had a fun afternoon trying to imagine what it would be like to blast off

The Year 6 ‘Gardeners’ and their Recepti…

The Year 6 ‘Gardeners’ and their Reception ‘seeds’ absolutely love learning together. We have tried to capture

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24th February 2017

24th February 2017

The Iron Man has been to visit year thre…

The Iron Man has been to visit year three! They had a lot of brilliant questions to

Thankyou very much to our Year 6 parents…

Thankyou very much to our Year 6 parents for braving storm Doris and coming to the SATS

Year 1 have been busy planting with Frie…

Year 1 have been busy planting with Friends of Gisburn Road as part of their topic work.

The whole school had a fantastic day tod…

The whole school had a fantastic day today with the author Caryl Hart. We enjoyed an interactive

Year 4 have had great fun today meeting …

Year 4 have had great fun today meeting Caryl Hart and working hard writing our own Albie

Today’s adventure included having to wal…

Today’s adventure included having to walk the plank. We had to avoid the sharks and the pesky

We are very excited to welcome the autho…

We are very excited to welcome the author Caryl Hart to our school tomorrow. Don’t forget she

REMINDER: Year 6 parents- the SATs meeti…

REMINDER: Year 6 parents- the SATs meeting is this Thursday, 5:30pm in Year 6 classroom. Looking forward

Reception have enjoyed their first day l…

Reception have enjoyed their first day learning about pirates. Have they told you their new name?

So the children have finished for half t…

So the children have finished for half term and the classroom has been transformed from Winter Wonderland

Happy half term everyone. Enjoy the brea…

Happy half term everyone. Enjoy the break and family time. See you all on Monday 20th Feb.

Events in February and March

What’s coming up at Gisburn Road, including: Author in School – Caryl Hart Y6 SATs Meeting FOGR

10th February 2017

10th February 2017

Well done to our reading ambassadors who…

Well done to our reading ambassadors who did an assembly on some exciting reading events coming soon.

Year 5 had a super science afternoon exp…

Year 5 had a super science afternoon exploring gravity. We also designed, made and then tested parachutes.

Year 3 have been experimenting with cave…

Year 3 have been experimenting with cave painting. We painted using sticks, stones, feathers, bones and our

Year 4 have been exploring the effect su…

Year 4 have been exploring the effect sugar has on our teeth in our science work! We

Year 6 have been working hard, planning …

Year 6 have been working hard, planning some Fundraising events so we can pay for our professional

Reception have had fun exploring ice. Th…

Reception have had fun exploring ice. They were given a challenge in looking after an ice cube

Governors launch search for ‘outstanding’ volunteers to boost strategic team

New opportunities are available to join the board of governors at a West Craven primary school –

A huge well done to our Digital Warriors…

A huge well done to our Digital Warriors this morning for leading an assembly in preparation for

The Seeds enjoyed showing their Gardener…

The Seeds enjoyed showing their Gardeners what they have been learning to do in their PE lessons.

Introducing our Reading Ambassadors. Her…

Introducing our Reading Ambassadors. Here they are having a meeting and planning an assembly about an exciting

3rd February 2017

3rd February 2017

Year 4 have been creating their own musi…

Year 4 have been creating their own music using the notes we’ve learnt, watch this space for

Year 6 are super excited to be the first…

Year 6 are super excited to be the first ones to use our new laptops! ? We

Wow Ruby (and Ruby’s mum)! What a fantas…

Wow Ruby (and Ruby’s mum)! What a fantastic den for Stig! Thankyou for sending this in ???

Year 4 have been drawing fruit and veget…

Year 4 have been drawing fruit and vegetables and using inks to add colour, we are really

Year 1 had a great time at Harry’s birth…

Year 1 had a great time at Harry’s birthday party; all in preparation for writing a recount

Year 3 have had a brilliant day building…

Year 3 have had a brilliant day building Stig’s den. A massive thank you to all the

Year 6 are loving ‘kidzbop’ @gonoodle to…

Year 6 are loving ‘kidzbop’ @gonoodle to get them awake and ready for multiplying fractions this morning

Nursery children were super happy matchi…

Nursery children were super happy matching letter sounds to letter names ?

Year 3 are budding geologists. Ask us al…

Year 3 are budding geologists. Ask us all about rocks!

In Reception today we have been learning…

In Reception today we have been learning to work out one more than a given number. We

Kung Hey Fat Choi

Kung Hey Fat Choi ??

The Year 6 gardeners and their Reception…

The Year 6 gardeners and their Reception seeds all enjoyed getting creative on their over sized blank

The nursery children experimented with a…

The nursery children experimented with a roll of wallpaper… who knew there were so many learning opportunities

Year 3 have finished their cave painting…

Year 3 have finished their cave paintings. Don’t they look fantastic? Good work year 3!

Year 4 have been learning how to read mu…

Year 4 have been learning how to read music and play the glockenspiel. ????

27th January 2017

27th January 2017

Year 3 have been busy creating animal ca…

Year 3 have been busy creating animal cave paintings using oil pastels. All the class enjoyed drawing

Year 1 enjoyed sharing their innovated s…

Year 1 enjoyed sharing their innovated stories of ‘Little Red Riding Hood’ with their friends in Reception.

Nursery children and their parents enjoy…

Nursery children and their parents enjoyed dough disco this morning, strengthening their hand muscles ready for writing

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

What an exciting time the children have …

What an exciting time the children have had today receiving a letter and a challenge from the

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Below is a breakdown of what Friends of …

Below is a breakdown of what Friends of Gisburn Road (FOGR) have been spending their fundraising on.

Just a reminder that tomorrow morning th…

Just a reminder that tomorrow morning the children on hot dinners will be selecting their order using

A fantastic video sent in! Well done Abb…

A fantastic video sent in! Well done Abbie for your music dedication. We are getting closer to

Year 3 were inspired by Stig of the Dump…

Year 3 were inspired by Stig of the Dump so we made our own stone circles.

20th January 2017

20th January 2017

Year five had fun doing a jelly race wit…

Year five had fun doing a jelly race with chopsticks today. We also found out about friction

Reception have been busy in their Litera…

Reception have been busy in their Literacy learning the story ‘One Snowy Night’. They used talk for

Year 6 have been sketching superheroes w…

Year 6 have been sketching superheroes with a focus on using line to create muscle definition. Some

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

End to pre-ordering of school meals

As you are aware, we have been trialling a new pre order lunch token system since October

We are excited and raring to go! Bring …

We are excited and raring to go! ✍?? Bring on the 500 word challenge! We are fantastic

Just a reminder that Primary School Appl…

Just a reminder that Primary School Applications close this Sunday. #teamGisburnRoad ???

Year 5 are enjoying the start of their n…

Year 5 are enjoying the start of their new topic. We are looking at amazing inventions and

So many learning opportunities in the sn…

So many learning opportunities in the snow! ?❄️☃️

13th January 2017

13th January 2017

School is open. Wrap up warm and take ca…

School is open. Wrap up warm and take care on your journey. ❄️?

Year 6 are starting a new science topic …

Year 6 are starting a new science topic on electricity! Look at the circuits we can already

Year 6 would like to challenge you with …

Year 6 would like to challenge you with some linear sequencing! ? Can you find the rule

Choosing ‘The sentence of the day’ is ge…

Choosing ?’The sentence of the day’ ?is getting increasingly difficult! Year 6 are too good! ?

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Looking forward to seeing you all tomorr…

Looking forward to seeing you all tomorrow morning,from 8:45am onwards, for the start of our Spring Term.

We hope you have all enjoyed the Christm…

We hope you have all enjoyed the Christmas holidays and some precious family time. How lovely to

22nd December 2016

22nd December 2016

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from …

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from all the children and staff ???? #holidays #andrelax #familytime See

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Carols by torch light in the hall. The r…

Carols by torch light in the hall. The rain will not stop us.

The children are enjoying their surprise…

The children are enjoying their surprise breakfast with a special guest.

Just a few reminders for the last two da…

Just a few reminders for the last two days… Tomorrow (Wednesday) – 1:30pm Carol service at Holy

Christmas lunch was so much fun! Thank …

Christmas lunch was so much fun! ? Thank you to our wonderful staff ? The children looked

Tomorrow is Christmas party afternoon fo…

Tomorrow is Christmas party afternoon for the juniors. Children may bring party clothes to get changed in

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Super proud of our guitarists. An amazin…

Super proud of our guitarists. An amazing performance! Well done to all of you ???

16th December 2016

16th December 2016

We will be having a Christmas jumper/dre…

We will be having a Christmas jumper/dress up day on the last day of term (Thurs 22nd).

Year 5 have been dreaming of a white chr…

Year 5 have been dreaming of a white christmas.

Year 3 and 4 have been working on their …

Year 3 and 4 have been working on their dances in PE this half term. What amazing

Super Scientists in Year 5 today. We had…

Super Scientists in Year 5 today. We had great fun finding out about how different materials react

Year 6 have been developing reasoning in…

Year 6 have been developing reasoning in Maths. They wanted to challenge you with this problem. ?

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

9th December 2016

9th December 2016

REMINDER: It’s non uniform day this Frid…

REMINDER: It’s non uniform day this Friday!

Reception enjoyed experimenting by movin…

Reception enjoyed experimenting by moving in different directions on the climbing frame in PE and staying safe.

Our last destination took us to Mexico t…

Our last destination took us to Mexico today. A very tasty vegetable chilli and warm flour tortillas.

After our fabulous Nativity the nursery …

After our fabulous Nativity the nursery children enjoyed hot chocolate for their super singing! We are looking

Year 6 enjoyed singing for the residents…

Year 6 enjoyed singing for the residents of Robinson Court and Cravenside. Exceptional behaviour from all of

What a fantastic afternoon we had in yea…

What a fantastic afternoon we had in year 5. Thank you to all the parents who came

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

So much fun singing and decorating the t…

So much fun singing and decorating the tree this morning. What wonderful children we have! ❤️️

REMINDER: This is the last week for club…

REMINDER: This is the last week for clubs after school for this term.

Fun at the disco! What a fab night of …

Fun at the disco! ??? What a fab night of dancing, singing and games. A big THANK

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2nd December 2016

2nd December 2016

Gisburn Road School added 2 new photos.

Gisburn Road School added 2 new photos.

All the way to China today for a delicio…

All the way to China today for a delicious Chow Mein! Delicious as always, well done year

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Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

What a lovely message sent to our school…

What a lovely message sent to our school Facebook page. ? Thank you.

Super learning going on in Nursery

Super learning going on in Nursery ?

Can anyone help out at the disco on Thur…

Can anyone help out at the disco on Thursday please? We need help selling sweets, drinks, hot

Year 6 have been working on light in the…

Year 6 have been working on light in their science lessons. Did you know that shadows happen

REMINDER: Parent/Teacher meetings are th…

REMINDER: Parent/Teacher meetings are this Monday and Tuesday. We look forward to seeing you all and sharing

25th November 2016

25th November 2016

Bikeability Group 2 ‍️

Bikeability Group 2 ??‍♀️???

Our school website is under re-developme…

Our school website is under re-development! Please bear with us until it is ready. We are very

Year 5 travelled to Italy today. They ma…

Year 5 travelled to Italy today. They made some delicious pizza for us all to try. Next

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Gisburn Road School added a new pho…

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Bikeability Group 2 – having fun an…

Bikeability Group 2 – having fun and enjoying the brighter weather!

Gisburn Road School added a new pho…

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

REMINDER: It is Bikeability for Gro…

REMINDER: It is Bikeability for Group 2 tomorrow and Thursday. Please bring bikes to school and leave

Year 6 enjoying Bikeability. Out and abo…

Year 6 enjoying Bikeability. Out and about in Barnoldswick ?

If you would like to volunteer to help F…

If you would like to volunteer to help FOGR at the school disco on Thursday 1st December,

‍️REMINDER: Year 6 Bikeability starts to…

??‍♀️??REMINDER: Year 6 Bikeability starts tomorrow. Group 1 is Monday & Tuesday, Group 2 is Wednesday &

Well spotted Abbie Thankyou for sharing…

Well spotted Abbie ??? Thankyou for sharing this with us ? Alfie & Harris at Children In

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

The boys have arrived at the BBC studio….

The boys have arrived at the BBC studio. Look out for the red jumper on the TV.

Coming Up at Gisburn Road

So, so proud of my Year 6 They wrote a…

So, so proud of my Year 6 ? They wrote and performed a rap called ‘Spread the

Coming up at Gisburn Road:

Coming up at Gisburn Road:

18th November 2016

18th November 2016

What a fun day at school! Well done to …

What a fun day at school! ?? Well done to Year 5 who won extra playtime for

A huge well done to Alfie & Harris who h…

A huge well done to Alfie & Harris who have raised £160 so far for Children In

REMINDER: non-uniform tomorrow for Child…

REMINDER: non-uniform tomorrow for Children In Need. £1 suggested donation. Come as ‘spotty’ as you like!

Wow! Thank you so much for all of the Ch…

Wow! Thank you so much for all of the Christmas boxes given. It is so kind of

11th November 2016

11th November 2016

Year 6 loving our morning Zumba Let’s g…

Year 6 loving our morning Zumba ? Let’s get moving and get our bodies ready for learning!

The Bake Sale is on tomorrow after schoo…

The Bake Sale is on tomorrow after school! Come to Year 3 (door from the playground will

Year 5 are learning about food from arou…

Year 5 are learning about food from around the world. This week our journey took us to

Year 5 had a fantastic time at Tesco tod…

Year 5 had a fantastic time at Tesco today. We found out all about how the food

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

REMINDER: We need your Operation Christm…

REMINDER: We need your Operation Christmas Child boxes in by Thursday. If anyone would like to do

Excellent job Gisburn Road #giving #c…

Excellent job Gisburn Road ??? #giving #caring #localcommunity #lookingaftereachother

Gisburn Road poppy wreath laid by our ne…

Gisburn Road poppy wreath laid by our newest Governor (Mr Nixon) and his daughter, Pippa. Thankyou for

Our children love going over to Cravensi…

Our children love going over to Cravenside and spending time with the residents and staff. #friendship #citizenship

Watching the cannons as we observe the 2…

Watching the cannons as we observe the 2 minutes silence in respect for those who fought for

Amazing concentration for writing today …

Amazing concentration for writing today in Year 6. Can we persuade Mrs Walker to let us have

REMINDER: Year 6 Anti-bullying assembly …

REMINDER: Year 6 Anti-bullying assembly is on Friday 18th November at 2:45pm. Everyone is welcome! ?

Children In Need is on Friday 18th Novem…

Children In Need is on Friday 18th November! We are having a non-uniform day- children can dress

Year 3 have been using arrays to work ou…

Year 3 have been using arrays to work out tough multiplication problems. How many ways can you

We’re all enjoying our snowy playtime.

We’re all enjoying our snowy playtime.

Poppies will be on sale from tomorrow. W…

Poppies will be on sale from tomorrow. We are asking for a minimum donation of 50p. ?

We are looking forward to seeing you all…

We are looking forward to seeing you all at school tomorrow! The teachers have lots of fun-filled

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

It’s all about giving When packing your …

It’s all about giving ?When packing your shoebox gifts, don’t forget to include those special WOW items!

Wishing you all a great half term holida…

Wishing you all a great half term holiday. Enjoy the family time. Stay safe on Bonfire Night.

A sample of Year 6 rapping about Bullyin…

A sample of Year 6 rapping about Bullying ???? #antibullying #raiseawareness #respectourdifferences

Samaritan’s Purse UK — Helping in Jesus’ Name™

This year we are joining Operation Christmas Child to send shoeboxes filled with gifts to less fortunate

REMINDER: There are no after school club…

REMINDER: There are no after school clubs this week. School closes on Tuesday and reopens on Monday

21st October 2016

21st October 2016

Year 6 ‘gardeners’ receiving letters fro…

Year 6 ‘gardeners’ receiving letters from their Reception ‘seeds’ ? So lovely to see the care and

We are supporting the Stand Up To Cancer…

We are supporting the Stand Up To Cancer campaign! Well done Gisburn Road, we have raised over

How many feet make a dinosaur footprint?…

How many feet make a dinosaur footprint? We’ve had a great day at the zoo ?

Year 1 are having a brilliant time at Bl…

Year 1 are having a brilliant time at Blackpool zoo?

Christmas Cards for Schools | Fundraising School Cards

Christmas Cards for Schools | Fundraising School Cards Find out about Christmas cards for schools project’s with

REMINDER: Children are invited to wear o…

REMINDER: Children are invited to wear orange on Friday (21st Oct). Any clothing with the colour orange

A powerful description of the journey to…

A powerful description of the journey to Hogwarts written by Lauren in Year 6. It’s too good

Our Year 6 ‘gardeners’ with their Recept…

Our Year 6 ‘gardeners’ with their Reception ‘seeds’ doing some dough disco to get their fingers strong

14th October 2016

14th October 2016

Stand up to Cancer

   

The ks2 children had an impromptu talk y…

The ks2 children had an impromptu talk yesterday about stranger danger and staying safe. There have been

Stand Up To Cancer – Friday 21st October…

Stand Up To Cancer – Friday 21st October!

Everyone enjoyed our ‘Favourite Meal’ Da…

Everyone enjoyed our ‘Favourite Meal’ Day today! Thank you to the kitchen staff for making such wonderful

Happy National Poetry Day! This morning…

Happy National Poetry Day! This morning we’ve had a fab time And have a written a few

Year 3 had a great time learning about o…

Year 3 had a great time learning about our local heritage yesterday at Bancroft Mill. Thank you

Calling all parents of Year 5! The class…

Calling all parents of Year 5! The class assembly has been moved to next Friday (14th Oct)

Nursery are busy developing their Creati…

Nursery are busy developing their Creative and Critical thinking. # Where is Percy? # How can we

Tomorrow we will be having ‘Favourite Me…

Tomorrow we will be having ‘Favourite Meal’ Day! MENU: Hotdogs / Vegetarian Hotdogs / Battered fish Specially

A massive THANKYOU to Friends of Gisburn…

A massive THANKYOU to Friends of Gisburn Road. Shopping night was a huge success! Lots of hard

Reminder for parents of Year 6 children:…

Reminder for parents of Year 6 children: The Secondary School Admissions Meeting will be held in school

Last chance tomorrow for children to bri…

?Last chance tomorrow for children to bring 50p to guess the name of the huge Silentnight hippo!

Shopping night! 3rd Oct 7-9pm. Loads of …

Shopping night! 3rd Oct 7-9pm. Loads of amazing raffle prizes to be won ?? Free entry, come

A massive Thankyou for all of the Harves…

A massive Thankyou for all of the Harvest donations. We have so much to donate to West

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Gisburn Road School added a new photo.

Welcome back

Welcome back to Gisburn Road everyone! We hope you’re settling into your new classes and having a

Sports Day 2016

Unfortunately the weather beat us again and we took to plan B which was run our sports

Cinderella Rockerfella!

Our year 5/6 play has been a fantastic success! The pupils have been working so hard over

Coming up Events

Maypole and Country Dancing

Our junior maypole dancers and infant country dancers have been out and about entertaining Barnoldswick on Friday.

Yee Ha!

At the end of last term Year 3 and Year 4 presented their performance of Yee Ha.

World Book Day 2016

This year we celebrated World Book Day by dressing up as our favourite book characters and a

Carol Concert

On Thursday we gathered around our tree to sing carols. Here are some of our songs. Chistmas

Surprise Christmas Breakfast

The children in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 were treated to a surprise Christmas breakfast this

Yr 1 and 2 Christmas Concert

This year’s Christmas production by Year 1 and 2 was titled Hey Ewe. The children worked hard learning

Year 1 and Year 2 Christmas Concert

This year’s Christmas production by Year 1 and 2 was titled Hey Ewe. The children worked hard learning

Christmas Fayre

Thank you to everyone who braved the rain and came along to support our Christmas Fayre on

Nursery and Reception Christmas Concert

The Nursery and Reception children had a great time this week performing their Christmas concert for their

Christmas at Gisburn Road

Rationing Video

How to Access Health Records

How to Access Health Records – Link

Ladies Shopping Evening

Miss Stokes

National Poetry Day 2015

Gisburn Road celebrated National Poetry Day with a visit by local poet John Williams. He kept us

Harvest Assembly

We had our Harvest Assembly in school today. We’ve collected a lot of food for a local

Welcome back!

We’d like to welcome everyone back to school after the school holidays. We’ve had a really exciting

Welcome Back

Remember we start back on Monday 7th September 2015.

Wow Week Carnival Parade

Friday saw us end our wow week with a carnival parade. The children snaked around the playgrounds

Wow Week 2015

This week is wow week at Gisburn Road. Our team of reporters will tell you what has

Woodwind at Gisburn Road

The children receiving woodwind lessons from Mrs Wilshaw and Miss Palmer have recently shared their fantastic skills

Classroom under the stars

Yesterday we celebrated the opening of our new outdoor learning space – our ‘Classroom under the stars’.

Super Athletics

Thursday was our super Athletics day. We took part in all sorts of athletic activities to help

Blast through the past

The children in Year 5 and Year 6 recently performed their fantastic end of the year performance

Gisburn Road General Election

Here at Gisburn Road School we really care about democracy. We were so excited for the general

Gisburn Road takes our Maypole and Country Dancing on tour

Today children from Gisburn Road took part in maypole and country dancing. We started off in the

Amazing Art Academy

At Gisburn Road School we nurture the creative talents of our children. Art Academy had been a

Splash!

We’re very proud of all our year 3 and 4 pupils at Gisburn Road this week. They

Gisburn Road chills out

On monday years 3, 4 and 5 went to Chill factore in Manchester. We tried a lot

A very strange day at Gisburn Road school

Today has been a very strange day at Gisburn Road school. Mrs Walker and Mrs Tor couldn’t

World Book Day

  Yesterday was World Book Day. We all celebrated by bringing in our favourite books to share

Travelling book fair

The travelling book fair came to Gisburn Road with week. Everyone here loves to read so we

Perfect Pancakes!

Pupils and parents at Gisburn Road were delighted to try our pancakes. The Friends of Gisburn Road

Barnoldswick’s Taekwondo

On Monday we have a fantastic Taekwondo demonstration by Barnoldswick’s Taekwondo School of Excellence. Many of the

4D Creative Visit

We recently had a visit from 4D Creative, who brought their amazing immersive space pod with them.

Gizzy news

Reporters of Gisburn Road have put together a group of reporters (the children) to make a special

Christmas Fayre

Parents and children had a great time at our recent Christmas Fayre. A big thank you to

Enterprise Market Day

The children had a fantastic day today on the Town Square selling the things that they had