Save our…

As part of their Geography learning about the local area, Year 1 and 2 were given the task of campaigning to stop the closure of either Lewisham Medical Centre, Manor House Gardens, The BP Garage, Dacre Park (the road) or St Margaret’s Lee Football Cage. In groups they came up with three reasons why their […]

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Geography Fieldwork Year 2

Yesterday Year 2 created some maps of the surrounding area of the school. They reminded themselves of the compass points in relation to our school. After that, they used one of their favourite tools, Google Earth, to add to their basic school map. Some children extended themselves to draw at a bird’s eye view angle […]

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UK cities

Year 4 have been getting to know our home country… the UK. We used atlases to find the names of major cities across the 4 countries of the UK, and then described the directions you’d take to travel from one to the other, using key vocab like ‘north-east’ and ‘south-west’.

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UK skipping song

To kick start our new topic- The UK- Miss Higgitt taught us a playground song she remembered from when she was at school. It helps us to remember the 4 countries of the United Kingdom.

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Year 6: WW2 Newspapers

Inspired by our recent learning about WW2, we decided to create our own newspapers based on the events directly after Black Saturday (the first night of the Blitz). We learnt a range of ICT skills, shortcuts and word processing tricks.

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The perils of a Viking journey

We learned a lot about our Viking ancestors at the Museum of London last week and have spent our History and Geography lessons this week finding out even more. We paired up to become experts about a particular aspect of Viking life. We then used our knowledge to play a board game where we had […]

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Years 3 and 4 meet a Viking!

Years 3 and 4 had a great day visiting the Museum of London on Friday, where we met a real Viking! We had a glorious walk along the brand new pedways (high-level walkways) from Moorgate tube station to the Museum, and got to see some of the original wall which was built hundreds of years […]

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