CBBC have made a really helpful video to help children (and parents) reflect on news stories that may be upsetting. Have a watch – it could help you to talk about things with your child. We have already talked to the children about showing empathy towards children and families in our school who may be […]
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Today children learned about a boy called Idris, who lives in a refugee camp and dreams of living somewhere safe he can call home. We also talked about how our £1 donations tomorrow will be going to help children like Idris who are refugees living in Lewisham.
Read More Wisp, a story of hope
A message from one of our parents … During the month of August, myself Sarah and my daughter Nina (year 4) will be carrying out the Cycle More Challenge, fundraising for the Ickle Pickle Children’s Charity, raising cash for the Neonatal Unit at Lewisham Hospital. The Ickle Pickle Charity is an amazing charity that supports […]
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Today in assembly we learned about how clothes are made. The children learned about cotton harvesting and how clothes are made in factories. We looked back at Victorian England and how children often had to work in difficult conditions doing jobs such as chimney sweeping, coal mining and working in factories. We learned that many […]
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Today in Year 2 we thought about the people most vulnerable during this challenging time. We wrote cards to the residents at Leah Lodge Care Home to cheer them up. They even have dinosaur facts inside them! The letters will be delivered to the care home tonight.
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At St Margaret’s every child has helped to create a tea towel to raise awareness about plastic pollution. See below for our design and watch this space for the finished product…! When it is up for sale all proceeds will be going to the Bishop of Southwark’s Lent Call.
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We’ve had an active morning with Mr Tobi’s fun sports carousel!
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For the next 6 weeks Year 2 and our paired class in Ghana are carrying out the same activities about plastic pollution. Yesterday we shared the learning from our first session with our friends in Kumasi, Ghana. We watched a video of the effects of plastic pollution around the world and made a list of […]
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Well done to these two wonderful girls from Y6 who have put the time into baking cakes and selling them in order to raise money for the Emmaus charity for homelessness. Over £30 raised 👍
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Well done to the group of Y6s who organised a cake sale on Friday, raising awareness of mental health as well raising £24.95 for MIND, a mental health charity they have been researching.
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