Hirst Class Learning Story

Is Graffiti Public Art?

There has been a lot of graffiti appearing around school recently, organised through Poplar Harca, as part of the regeneration of our area. To help us learn about this kind of art further, we had a graffiti artist come in to school. Scotty B came and worked with us...

Gorsefield day 2-6A

Tuesday 16th May 2017 Second day at Gorsefield and it has been jam packed. We woke up to a beautiful sunny day. After breakfast we did a range of activities which included cycling, archery and camp crafting; where we made our own fire and bread. All the activities...

Gorsefield Day 1-6A

Monday 15th May 2017 Today is our first day in Gorsefield, it was adventurous as we did some really fun activities. There are so many areas to play outside around the house; tree house, sand pit, football pitch, stage and much more. We did some team activities so we...

6A Maths Revision

Here is a short list of areas to revise in the holidays.  Rounding To round numbers to the nearest whole, 10, 100 etc Example: Round 209.06 to the nearest 100. Negative Numbers When you add a negative number to a positive number you are counting towards 0 and then...

6A Grammar Revision

6A have been studying hard for their SATs. Here are some areas of learning that should be revised over the holidays.  We have also included some example questions for you to answer.  Inverted Commas    Tick where the missing inverted commas should go. Roman life was...

Google Virtual Reality!

WOW! What a day we had last Wednesday 1st March. Who would have thought that Google would come to our school? Well they did.. and they brought in their Google Cardboard Virtual Reality (VR) equipment to give us an experience of a lifetime. It was amazing! We went to...

Yr6 V&A Exhibition

Thank you to the families who visited the V&A Micro Museum after school today. Some of the ceramic tiles made by yr6 are currently in the window display, however the V&A liked the tiles so much that they want to put another exhibition on later in the year...

V&A Celebration Event

Tomorrow after school there will be a celebration of the ceramic work made by Year 6. Some of the tiles are at the V&A Micro Museum in Chrisp Street market, while the rest are on display in the school reception area. Please do try and visit both sites, as the work...

V&A Museum

As part of our project with the V&A, where year 6 are designing their own ceramic tiles using Peggy Angus as inspiration, we visited the museum in South Kensington today. The museum is a beautiful building full of art, craft and deign from around the world. We...

6A Ice Skating Trip

On Tuesday 24th January 6A went ice-skating in Canary Wharf. Lucky Canary Wharf isn't too far so we didn't have to spend a long time on the train. We were all excited about the trip, lots of us had never been ice skating before. Thankfully there were three instructors...

Arts Award

I'm pleased to announce that all of the year 6 children who worked on the Tate Art Project have passed their Arts Award Explore. The moderator commented on their creativity, work produced, and the breadth of the project within their log books. The certificates are...

Artsmark

At Lansbury Lawrence we are incredibly proud of the opportunities and experiences we offer children within the arts. We regularly organise exciting trips around current learning themes, have visitors in to inspire our creative thinking, and provide continued...

Year 6 V&A Museum project

Today the year 6 art group began an exciting project with the V&A museum. Our school has significant architectural interest, as it was built as part of the Festival of Britain exhibition in 1951. Around the school building there are lots of interesting design...

Super Scientists

Today, Tuesday 10th January 2017, Year 6 went to the Natural History Museum to discover facts about Earthquakes and Volcanoes. At first, we went to the Attenborough Studio to be part of a science show. We investigated geological forces from deep within the Earth by...

Year 6 Art Exhibition

After a term of hard work, year 6 celebrated the end of their Tate art project with an exhibition for friends and family. It was a great event, and all of the children are now being entered for their well-earned Arts Award Explore...

The Majestic Mosque

Earlier this week, we (Year 6) went to explore a majestic-looking mosque in the heart of London. It was extremely exciting because we learnt a variety of interesting facts. Here are some facts below. In the five daily prayers Muslims face the Kaaba in Mecca, Saudi...

Year 6 Tate Project

The year 6 artists visited Tate Modern again today and worked with an artist called James. James took the children around the new Switch House extension of the gallery, looking at works and making links to questions exploring how we would improve the world, feelings...

Super, spectacular space exploration!

This morning we had the exhilarating experience of going out to space. We learnt about lots of things that we didn’t know about Space such as the Sun being the only star in our Solar System and that Jupiter has a full day that is only 10 hours long. Additionally, did you know that Neptune takes 165 years to do full spin – that means a day in Jupiter is 165 Earth years!

Year 6 Tate Project

Half of year 6 are currently taking part in an exciting project organised in collaboration with Tate Modern. Today we went and visited the gallery, and took part in an artist led workshop. The workshop focussed on memories and drawing, and was run by an artist called...

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