Goldsworthy Class Learning Story

Free-flow in Reception.

Free-flow in Reception.

We have been learning about taking care of our world. Umkhulsum is reading a book about keeping the beach clean and why it is important to recycle. Housna is drawing a picture of herself. She has found her mini-mi to help her remember what she looks like. The children...

Museum of London

Museum of London

We had a great trip to the museum today. First we got the DLR to Stratford and then we had to get a very busy train to St Pauls. When we arrived we had to hang up our coats and leave our bags in the lunch room. Some of us were hungry already! Then we had an explore of...

Autumn Fire

Autumn Fire

In year 2 we have had a lovely afternoon painting with watercolours and using autumn leaves as fire. We painted the Tudor buildings of London in 1666 and then created the great fire with our leaves we had collected. We were all so proud of our work we asked for...

Diwali

Diwali

We have been celebrating the Hindu Festival of Light - Diwali. We have learnt about the festival, created Rangoli art, and listened to traditional Indian music. Yesterday we made candle-holders from clay, and today we added candles and lit them.

How to be healthy!

How to be healthy!

In year 2 we have been learning about how to keep our bodies healthy. We learnt about exercise and how it affects our heart. We have also started learning about the 5 food groups and which we should eat lots of and which we can only eat in small amounts. Here we are...

Recent learning in Poppy Class.

Recent learning in Poppy Class.

We have been talking about what we look like, describing what makes us the same but also different. We then made our self-portraits. Fatima practises her sight words. We have been exploring where we live - our homes, our streets, our city and our planet. We made art...

Numbers within 5

Numbers within 5

This week we have been exploring numbers within 5. We have been learning to line up whatever we are counting, to use one to one correspondence, and to know when to stop. We have also explored how to make five, using smaller numbers. Safia practices writing numbers...

No Litter Generation

No Litter Generation

Today we watched this video about the No Litter Generation and we learnt that we are the ones who will change the planet and help it to get better. https://youtu.be/FVArB2cnB4Y No Litter Generation Save the planet for future generations!Rida After watching this video...

“Make Music Day” 21st June 2019 : Our School Celebration

“Make Music Day” 21st June 2019 : Our School Celebration

Today we celebrated “Make Music Day” or “World Music Day” which is a celebration of music around the world on June 21st. Launched in 1982 in France as the Fête de la Musique, it is now held on the same day in more than 1,000 cities in 120 countries. We had...

This week Daisy Class were pirates.

This week Daisy Class were pirates.

We have been exploring pirates in our Home Corner, dressing up with eye-patches, pirate hats and finding treasure. We have used this to explore maths, going out into the garden to bury treasure in the mud kitchen, thinking about capacity, shape and measure. We have...

Goldsworthy’s day at the Barbican

Goldsworthy’s day at the Barbican

Today we went and visited the Barbican Centre to watch a musical performance of Hairy Maclary. There was the a complete orchestra playing in front of us. We saw so many instruments being played; violins, cellos, flutes, clarinets, trumpets, a tuba, drums, a harp and...

Give it all you’ve got!

Give it all you’ve got!

Today we sang a song in singing assembly called "Give it all you've got", which is a song about having pride in the things we do at school, working hard and having fun with our friends...Click below to watch video.

Goldsworthy Class is using their ears!

Goldsworthy Class is using their ears!

We have been learning about the 5 senses in our science lessons. We have learnt the 5 different senses; sight, touch, smell, taste and hearing. Today we went on a listening walk. We went into the Key Stage Two playground and we listened to everything that we could...

Eid Mubarak

Eid Mubarak

We were lucky with the weather today, as this afternoon it was beautiful sunshine for our Eid family picnic. It was wonderful to see families sharing food and enjoying each other's company in our school grounds. We are very lucky to have such fantastic outdoor areas...

Bread Making in Year 1!

Bread Making in Year 1!

We have been learning to write instructions in our English lessons. We used the Little Red Hen as our stimulus. In the story the Little Red Hen made bread, so we decided we should try making bread as well but first we had to write our instructions. After writing our...

Goldsworthy’s Class Assembly

Goldsworthy’s Class Assembly

We had our class assembly today! We acted out the story we have been learning, Farmer Duck. Rida and Aisha read out their diary entries from their English books. Rida read her diary entry of the Farmer and Aisha read her diary entry of the Duck. We recounted our trip...

We have cocoons in Poppy Class.

Our caterpillars have finished eating all their food and have now spun their cocoons. We put them in our butterfly net and we are now waiting patiently. We have been researching caterpillars and finding out all about them this week, we went out into the garden to see...

Caterpillars have arrived in Poppy Class.

This week tiny caterpillars arrived in Poppy Class. We had to be very careful when holding their pot, we used two hands and we were very gentle. At the moment they are very busy eating the food at the bottom of their pot. They are growing very quickly and we can't...

The Hungry Caterpillar

The Hungry Caterpillar

We've been learning the story of the Hungry Caterpillar. This week we decided to go for a mini-beast hunt, thinking about where insects live, what they eat, and what they look like. We also drew pictures of butterflies and labelled our work. Next time we will look at...