In the autumn term, year 6 went camping for two days at the St John Bosco Camp in Essex. They went with St Joachim’s pupils in order to develop their scientific and geographical knowledge. For science, the learned about animals and habitats in the UK. They also completed tree surveys where they examined leaves, berries and tree bark.
Meanwhile pupils increased their geographical knowledge by developing their mapping skills. Using a map and a compass with their partner, they completed an orienteering challenge and found various markers around the camp site.