Kahlo Class Learning Story

Angel of Poplar

Yesterday we went on a local area walk to the Angel of Poplar statue at Poplar Recreation Ground. We visited the site of the original Upper North Street School and stood where the bomb was dropped. We all found the experience very moving and touching. We couldn't...

Poplar during World War 1

This morning, Year Five were lucky to have a visit from Dee, the Head Teacher of Mayflower Primary School. She talked to us all about the bombing of Upper North Street School during World War One. In 1917 a bomb fell on the school and passed through three floors...

Kahlo to the British Museum

Kahlo Class had an incredible trip the world famous British Museum today! We learned about mummification, and got to see some real live mummies! Amazingly, the British Museum never unwrapped the mummies first brought to England in the early 20th Century. This means...

Snails in Kahlo

This morning, Alicia found a snail in the Secret Garden and we named him Herman. We brought it into the classroom and put it into a small tray as a habitat. Fortunately, Mr O'Regan warned us snails like to climb around and Herman would probably try to escape. We...

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...

Pyramid Construction in Kahlo

As part of our new theme on Ancient Egypt, we have been busy transforming our classroom. We made giant textured pyramids using rolled up newspaper covered in tissue paper and PVA glue. Next, we did some colour mixing before covering our creations with sand. Come by...

Kahlo Class Charter

This week we have come together as a community to create an updated Class Charter. We discussed what it means to be part of a community that cares about, respects and looks after each other.  ...

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...

Wiltons Music Hall

As part of the Charles Dickens Museum / Wilton's Music Hall partnership, Year 5 visited this wonderful building to take part in the second part of their Charles Dickens workshop. Each group presented scenes and used dramatic conventions such as mime, tableau, scenes...

International day

Once again we had a fun afternoon at Lansbury Lawrence celebrating the cultural diversity of our school. Thanks to the mums who came and ran the stalls at the International Market. The variety of food made by the mums was delicious and everyone enjoyed tasting it. We...

Year 6 French Cafe

Bonjour!!  Welcome to our French Cafe where you will find the most wonderful and delicious French snacks and cuisine. For a small cost of 20p or 50p you can enjoy the following: cakes, fruit, juice, croissants, biscuits, baguettes, ice cream and much much more!! All...

Amazing Automata

Year 5 had a very exciting visitor today. Stephen Guy runs workshops which combine art, science and technology. Today he taught us all about Design Technology mechanisms such as cams and cam shafts, and we made our own amazing automaton machines. It was so much fun!...

Suffolk-Day 3

The children visited Maple Farm- again it was a lovely sunny day. The farmer's wife took them around the farm where they saw tomatoes growing in the poly tunnels, chickens and other farm animals. They then collected eggs from the older hens and found out how flour was...

Suffolk- Day 2

The children and teachers have had another great day. Yesterday, the children learnt all about habitats in the nature reserve and had to match them to a photograph along with a description and animals that live there. Then, the children went pond dipping and found...

Suffolk- Day 1

The children had a fantastic first day. Their first adventure was at Rendlesham forest where they had their lunch, played in the 'UFO' inspired playground and then built their own shelters. As you can see the children made some fantastic shelters. Azhar said that the...

Egyptian Canopic Jars

Kahlo class enjoyed manipulating clay today to form Canopic jars, that were used in Ancient Egyptian times as part of the mummification process. "Body parts were put in the jars, but the heart would remain in the body so the person could survive in the afterlife,"...

Easter Hat Parade

Today was our Easter Hat Parade and the hats were magnificent! We all enjoyed watching the children (and some adults) parade with their Easter Hats made from recycled materials. All of the children worked really hard on them at school and at home and there were some...

Sports Relief Dance-a-thon

Dance-a-thon Sports relief this year was a big success with all children taking part in a class dance-a-thon to help raise money for the charity and have a go at dancing their way to becoming dance-a-thon king or queen of their class. Thank you for all your donations...

Maths Problem Solving Workshop

A huge thank you for all the parents/carers and family members, who participated in the workshop this morning.  It was fantastic to see so many of you accepting the challenges presented and working together as teams to solve the problems.  Well done to the Year 6...

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