Delaunay Class Learning Story

Getting into geometry

Today, we were introduced to our new unit of work for maths – geometry. We explored lines of symmetry, quarter and half turns, properties of 2D and 3D shapes and use Venn diagrams to sort and classify. All of this was linked to our pirate topic.

Friday Fractions Fun

Early last Friday morning, a strange treasure chest appeared outside the Delaunay classroom door, surrounded by a swarm of sea gulls. Captain McNerney and Captain Ruskin dragged the heavy chest inside and revealed its contents to the excited children. It seems that...

Sea Shanties with Wigmore Hall

Last Friday, Year 2 was visited by John from Wigmore Hall. John helped Tagore and Delauany classes to write a song about their topic for this term: pirates! With just a few hours to compose, write, practice and then perform the songs for a school assembly, we had to...

Who were you kind to?

Delaunay Class ended last week with a reflection on our first week of the Kindness Partners project. As we blogged about before, every week we will be showing kindness to someone (in secret) and each Friday we will reveal our partners. Some children gave examples of...

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...

Kindess Project in Delaunay Class

Year 2 has been reflecting on kindness in our assemblies and through our kindness leaves. And this week, Delaunay Class has begun a new project to encourage even more kindness in our classroom. On Monday, each child selected a secret (shhh!) kindness partner name from...

Ahoy me hearties!

This week, Year 2 have been exploring our new exciting theme - Pirates! On our first day of term, we used our creativity to transform our class into a pirate-themed paradise. We created fierce silver hooks, perfect pirate hats, soaring seagulls, beautiful bunting and...

Year 2 Science

Year 2 had lots of fun in Science this week. We observed the effects of water on skittles over time. First, we placed the skittles in a pattern on the plate. Next, we carefully tipped over some water. Soon after the colour on the skittles began to run and made...

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...

Architecture UK

This week Architecture UK visited Lansbury Lawrence. Year two worked collaboratively in teams to build the different parts to a structure. At the end the groups combined their parts to make a mega structure. Finally we turned the structure on it's side to make a...

The Great Fire of London

During this half-term, Year 2 has been learning all about The Great Fire of London. We read story books full of interesting information about how the fire started. Next, we discovered an ancient diary from Samuel Pepys and we learned how to write our own diary entry....

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...

London’s Burning

The map above shows the spread of the Great Fire of London over four days in 1666. We are very proud to have been invited to be a part of the official commemorations for the Great Fire of London's 350th anniversary. Savinda from Artichoke, the company behind the...

Bow Arts celebration event

To celebrate our Bow Arts KS1 garden project with artist Kirsti Davies, we were invited over to nearby Spotlight Youth Centre to celebrate our work so far, along with the other schools in the Poplar Partnership. We made collages and prints, before looking at an...

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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