Riley Class Learning Story

“Hear, hear!”

“Hear, hear!”

In English recently, Riley have been sharpening their debating skills. The children started by thinking aloud to explore their ideas and consider more than one side of an argument, then a passionate formal debate was soon underway. The class drew on the assistance of...

Musicians in the making.

Musicians in the making.

With the musical instruments lessons carrying through into the new half term, Riley Class are looking forward to continuing to embrace the opportunity and seeing what they can make of their musical talents. Playing some sweet jazz. The children's enthusiasm has...

Riley class have an ‘electric’ time

Riley class have an ‘electric’ time

Riley class had a fun- packed Science lesson being mini electricians when they were building circuits. They were given some resources - a light bulb, 2 crocodile wires and batteries then had to work out how to connect them together correctly to make a complete...

Family Science experiments

Family Science experiments

Thank you to parents and children who have been sending in their amazing photographs of the Family Science experiments! These look phenomenal! I hope it is helping children learn more about the science around them (especially in their homes) and you are enjoying the...

Legends of the Internet

Legends of the Internet

Last week, Lansbury Lawrence was visited by ParentZone & Google to talk all about online safety. There were two people who helped us - Jenny and Jennie! They brought lots of energy to our afternoon and invited us to join them on a journey to Interland. We learned...

Place Value in Maths

Riley class started their Maths topic today by completing a carousel of various activities that are all about Place Value. They used concrete resources to represent 3 and 4 digit numbers, estimated the amount of sweets in various jars, partitioned numbers in different...

Riley’s Community Immersion day

Riley class had a wonderful first day back today after a restful summer break. Our learning theme this term is all about Community so the class spent the afternoon researching about Tower Hamlets and its rich and diverse community. Have a look at some of the tasks the...

“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...

We love weaving!

We love weaving!

Hepworth Class found out that Anglo-Saxons made their clothes by weaving and so we travelled back in time to the Anglo-Saxon period to have a go ourselves! First, we made a loom out of card by cutting notches in each side of a rectangle. Then, we wrapped thick wool...

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.

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...

A Saxon Invasion!

Year 3 came back to class today to find some strange messages waiting for them... They were from an ogre called Grendel and they were written in a strange language called Saxon runes. We had to use the runic alphabet to crack the code and discover what Grendel was...