Year 5 : Trip to a Sikh Gurdwara

We had a great trip this morning to the Ramgarhia Temple in Woolwich. Although we have only been learning about his religion for a few weeks, Year 5 listened very carefully during the visit and asked some excellent questions. They were particularly interested in the holy book and loved learning about how it has its […]

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Year 2 Jewish Food Tasting

This afternoon Year 2 tasted some traditional Jewish foods as part of their RE learning. They thought about what they could represent and then learnt about their meanings. On the tasting menu was matzah, fig chutney, grape juice, pickles and karpas.

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Our own Nirvana

Year 4 have been learning all about Buddhism, and found out that Buddhists try to reach a special place called Nirvana. Nobody knows what or where Nirvana is… just that it is ultimate happiness. In groups, we created our own artistic representations of Nirvana, through dance, drama, craft and art… check them out

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Visit to the Care Home

On Thursday, six children from Years 3 and 4 visited Leah Lodge Care home. They shared some stories with the residents who were keen to hear them read. Before we went we had a chat about what dementia was and how we can best support people in the community who suffer from this illness. All […]

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A sense of belonging in Year 3

As an introduction to our Big Question in RE this term, we began by investigating a sense of belonging. Each group was challenged to come up with a cause or mission that they felt strongly about, to name it, design a logo, briefly explain their mission statement and to outline their three core values. The […]

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A New Year Message from Rev Tim

Happy New Year! I hope that you all have had a wonderful and blessed Christmas and a joyful New Year. I hope and pray that 2019 is a truly good year for you all. It was my first Christmas at St Margaret’s and a particularly enjoyable one, with full and joyful services across the whole […]

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Junior Nativity

Our First World War Nativity was a great success yesterday and the children performed well. £274 was raised through generous donations. As mentioned, proceeds will go towards funding the extras that make the school extra special, including the band at next year’s show and reusable costume items.

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EYFS Nativity

A massive thank you to the parents and carers who came to see the Nativity on Thursday. We had so much fun and the children loved it when you joined in with our Christmas songs!

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Church dates over the festive season …

Sunday 16th December 10.30am Nativity Service Sunday 16th December 6pm Christmas Carol Service Sunday 23rd December 10.30am Advent 4 Eucharist Sunday 23rd December 6pm Christmas Taizé Service Monday 24th December 5.45pm Crib Service Monday 24th December 11.30pm Midnight Mass Christmas Day  8am Holy Communion (BCP) &   Christmas Day 10.30am Family Christmas Eucharist (CW)

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