This half term, UKS2 have been learning all about the Victorians and for the past two weeks they have worked on their ‘innovate project’ to showcase their learning in a beautiful way. Their work includes paragraphs on: Queen Victoria, the Industrial Revolution and what life was like for different Victorians. Well done, Years 5 and […]Read More UKS2 – Royally successful work
This week, UKS2 tested which materials made good thermal insulators. They were testing to see whether paper, foam or felt would keep water hot. Using a thermometer, they carefully measured the temperature of the hot water in their beakers and recorded the temperature every minute in a table. After the experiment, children from different groups […]Read More UKS2 Science – Thermal Insulators
This week in Science, Years 5 and 6 have been testing materials’ hardness, toughness and response to magnets. They considered how to make their experiments fair tests and, after conducting their experiments, recorded their findings in a table.Read More UKS2 Science
Parents & Carers of St Margaret’s Lee, Harvest is an important time in the Christian calendar when we give thanks for the food we have and share with those who need it most. Over the years, the children and community of St Margaret’s have donated an amazing amount of food and groceries to local food […]Read More Harvest Festival
Bonjour, tout le monde! Everyone can still be enjoying their French learning at home, with these resources for singing, activities and games. BODY PARTS It’s our favourite with a link to the song. Heads, shoulders, knees and toes . The robot’s pointer isn’t that easy to see so just to remind you: l’oeil = eye, […]Read More FRENCH FOR EVERYONE!
Year 5 have been working with Tasha over the last few weeks to create self-portraits. They traced outlines then used acrylic paint to create bright paintings.Read More Self-portraits in Year 5
This Friday is International Day at St Margaret’s! Year 5 have learnt a little about Russia and have created their own versions of St Basil’s Cathedral in Moscow. I have been so impressed by their collaboration in particular!Read More International Day Art
Remember, we are open from 8.30am on Monday mornings in the music room. Come and open an account! Saving has never been so easy.Read More LifeSavers is open for business!
Last week, Year 5 were given the task of writing non-fiction reports based on a made-up moon called ‘Pandora’. They worked extremely hard throughout the week and have produced these lovely posters. Using a fictional place freed up the children to concentrate on their writing as they could use their own ideas and make up […]Read More Non-fiction reports in Year 5
As part of our Space topic and to celebrate International Women’s Day on Friday, Year 5 have been learning about the amazing Katherine Johnson. They learnt about her critical contribution to NASA during missions to the moon and Mercury back in the 1950s and 60s. We all decided that she was an absolute inspiration and […]Read More Art inspired by the inspirational Katherine Johnson!