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Year 5 have been working hard on their s…

13 September 2021

Year 5 have been working hard on their sketching of natural objects. Today we focused on trees and worked on shading. Next week we hope to go out into the local area to sketch what we can see around us. We held an art gallery at the end and made positive comments on each others…

Year 4 enjoyed their first tennis lesson…

10 September 2021

Year 4 enjoyed their first tennis lesson with Ash from BFC in the Community. We practised our throwing and catching skills before progressing to rackets. Next stop Wimbledon! 🥎🎾 #burnleyfccommunity #BFC #GisburnRoadPE

Year 2 had a fantastic PE lesson today w…

10 September 2021

Year 2 had a fantastic PE lesson today with Ash from BFC in the Community. The children had so much fun learning throwing and catching skills and demonstrated some excellent perseverance! We’re already looking forward to next weeks lesson! 🥎🏏 #burnleyfccommunity #BFC #GisburnRoadPE

I couldn’t contain my excitement today a…

10 September 2021

I couldn’t contain my excitement today as I hosted the first whole school celebration assembly!! It’s was lovely to see the parents of all our award winners joining us too. Have a lovely weekend everyone- Happy Friday! Mrs Walker 😃 #loveourgisburnroadfamily

Year 3 have been creating freeze frame t…

10 September 2021

Year 3 have been creating freeze frame to help learn about forces. Can you tell what they are doing and if it’s a push or a pull? #gisburnroadfamily

Today Year 1 were so excited to finally …

10 September 2021

Today Year 1 were so excited to finally meet Harry the happy mouse who has been causing a stir all week! We managed to get him to come out of his mouse house by writing letters as well as learning and performing some of his favourite songs to him 🐭

Reception children have started ‘Paintin…

9 September 2021

Reception children have started ‘Painting a person’ this week. This develops gross motor skills and a sense of the different body parts. 🖐 🦵 👁 👄 👂 Can they tell you more about it at home? What did they have to do?

‘Learning Talk’

8 September 2021

            Dear Parents/Carers,   This Friday you will receive our first ‘Learning Talk’ from your child’s class via email or on paper.   The idea of Learning Talk is to give you, as parents, a prompt for discussion about what your child has been learning in class that week. As…

Year 1 Invitation to Tour the School

8 September 2021

            Dear Parents/Carers,   Invitation to tour the school   Last year, due to Covid safety measures, we couldn’t invite you in to school as we usually would and we appreciate that, as parents, you could not have the usual welcome to Gisburn Road School Reception year.   We acknowledge…

Measles, Chicken Pox and Shingles

8 September 2021

            Dear Parents/Carers,   RE Measles, chicken pox and shingles   Please may we ask for your cooperation in a vitally important matter? One of our pupils is receiving medical treatment for cancer. This puts the pupil at serious risk if exposed to measles, chicken pox or shingles.   The…