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Read More International Day Friday 23rd June
Listening and observing, the trip to the temple brought our learning about Hinduism into focus, helping us gain a greater understanding of the religion. Thank you to the parent volunteers who made this trip possible.
Read More Year 3 at Lewisham’s Hindu Temple
Science is everywhere you look at St. Margaret’s, from Reception hunting for signs of spring in the garden, to Years 5 & 6 plotting the waxing and waning of the moon. Year 1 have been learning about classification. They’ve used an animal making ‘machine’ to make mammals and have been playing Guess Who in order […]
Read More From Earth to space – Science at St. Margaret’s
Two brilliant afternoons of den building in Reception this week! After a successful afternoon of den building with year 4 we already had some knowledge of how to make a successful den! Year 3 we’re great at giving us direction, we all had a partner and a job to do. One of the project managers […]
Read More Reception and year 3 – DT Structures
This week, Year 3 and 4 have ventured inside the body to look at the digestive system! We travelled from the start of the digestive system (the mouth), down the oesophagus into the stomach, then into small intestines, followed by the large intestines then finally into the rectum to wait for a signal to the […]
Read More Science in LKS2
This week we have been learning how to tie knots in Year 3 and 4. We started our knot tying with practicing tying our ’laces’. With perseverance and team work, we were all successful in trying our laces. Once we had mastered tying our laces, we moved on to start learning some important knots that […]
Read More Getting knotty in LKS2
In RE this week, year 3 and 4 learnt about the four Noble Truths and Nirvana. We learnt that Buddhists use Mandalas as a symbol of the universe in its ideal form. We then used our art lesson to have a go at creating our own Mandalas.
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This week LKS2 have been learning about different joints to build structures. We discussed which joint we thought would be the strongest. We also used polydron to investigate which shapes are the strongest to build with – triangles! Whilst we looked at this – we used out polydron to identify 2D and 3D shapes.
Read More Joints in DT
This week we learnt about the fashion in Ancient Egypt. Once we had learnt about it all we had the chance to dress up in a wealthy Egyptians outfit. Unfortunately, we couldn’t dress up like Ancient Egyptian children as they used to wear NOTHING!
Read More Ancient Egyptian fashion