Author Archives: Burlington CE Primary School

About Burlington CE Primary School

We are a small village school situated on the Duddon Estuary approximately 10 minutes away from the Lake District National Park. We pride ourselves in being part of the heart of the community of Kirkby in Furness. We have close links with St Cuthbert's Church and Kirkby Community Centre.

Another great personal and social lesson

We spent some time discussing the word ‘bully’ and what it actually means. We then designed posted and listened to a rap song. Well done Class 3. Advertisements

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Air Resistance Testing. Class 3

S Some teams are varying mass, others, size of parachute (fair testing, changing just one variable) to see what happens to Air Resistance. Using stop watches to time the descents.

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Air Resistance. Class 3 Science

The children are busy designing their equipment to test the effect MASS or SIZE of PARACHUTE has on air Resistance.

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Duddon Valley Exploration

What an amazing time we had. Year 4/5/6 went visiting the Duddon Valley. The weather was cold but glorious. A true winter’s day. Tree planting, survival shelters and orienteering were the plan. A super day had by all. A few … Continue reading

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FIRST Lego League

We were up against 14 other teams including 4 secondary teams. It was our first ever time in the league. We’d only had five weeks of practice. The odds were against us! But…in true Burlington style we gave it our … Continue reading

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Duddon Day

A fantastic day out in the cold and sunshine. The children completed an orienteering route and planted a whole host of trees.

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Forces – Air Resistance

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