Lichtenstein 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...

Bow Arts Celebration Event

This afternoon was the Bow Arts Poplar Partnership Celebration Event at Spotlight, a creative youth service based near our school. This is the third year that schools within the partnership have worked with Bow Arts on projects designed specifically for each school....

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...

Glass Fusing by Michaella

Today Ms Sellens taught us how to fuse glass to make our own jewellery. First we made a pattern with pieces of coloured glass, by sticking them on top of each other. After that Ms Sellens put it in the microwave for 7 minutes to melt and dissolve, then took it out....

Bready, steady, bake!

Our theme this half term is Ancient Greece. In science we have been learning about changing materials. In maths we have been learning about decimals, fractions and units of measure. In order to show off our learning, we thought why not bake some Pitta bread! As doing...

Fraction exploration – 5B

This morning the children explored fractions in all different ways. The children created fraction walls, fraction representation using resources (double sided counters as well as folded paper), saw fractions in real life context (battery life) and matched decimals to...

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...

Spectacular space

At the beginning of the year, we learnt about space. We made replicas of the solar system including the eight planets and the sun in groups of 4 or 3. Our challenge was to make the planets orbit the sun - we all tried to tackle this in different ways. When the space...

Junk modelling

As 'Planet Protectors' we transformed junk into anything we imagined. We recycled recyclables to create something new to decorate our classroom. We created a PS4 out of a cereal box and scrap paper. We also created a piggy bank out of a jar, a plastic bottle and scrap...

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...

The Playground Project!

In Year 5 Lichtenstein Class, we have been involved in an exciting new competition. A landscape architect has been coming into our class to help us redesign the secret garden area of the school. Her name is Hanna Salomonsson and she has told us all about the career...

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