O’Keeffe Class Learning Story

Yr 1’s transport day

We started off the new half term with a fantastic day learning about different types of transport. We dressed up as London Underground workers and helped passengers scan their oyster cards. We built roads, railways and even a...

Year 1’s Teamwork

  This week we have been thinking about what it means to be a kind and helpful member of our class. We have also thought about how we show respect to others by listening to their ideas, taking turns and sharing.  We have been working hard with our friends on...

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...

Amazing Home Learning Project

Arafah and her family made a hot air balloon for our Toy Museum topic. She used a balloon which she covered with newspaper and tissue paper before making the passengers. 'I really enjoyed making it and feel very...

Year 1 visit the Museum of Childhood

This week we visited the museum as part of their topic on toys. After travelling by DLR and Tube from school we arrived at the museum where we met a teacher called Mr Paul. He taught us all about old and new toys. We learnt what children in the past played with- whip...

Sound artist visits year 1

This week Gawain, a sound artist working with Wigmore Hall, visited year 1.  We met Gawain in October when he went with us to Mudchute farm. He brought along his guitar and taught us a song about a farmyard. He also brought his sound equipment which he connected to...

Patchwork landscapes

In year 1 today we looked at aerial photographs of farmland. We were surprised to see the different shapes and colours juxtaposed with each other, and decided to make our own version. First we painted backgrounds in varying shades of green. Some of us practised our...

Visit to the Farm!

On Friday 4th November, Year 1 went on a trip to Mudchute Farm. As soon as we got there we were on the lookout for different kinds of animals. We saw horses, chickens and lamas, ponies and cows, ducks, very noisy geese and huge squealing pigs.  We also went head to...

Year 1 visit the farm

On Friday 4th November 2016 year 1 visited Mudchute Farm on the Isle of Dogs. The farm is huge! It is home to lots of different animals. We saw goats, sheep, alpacas, horses, pigs, ponies, chicken and geese. We spent lots of time looking at the animals and listened to...

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...

Art at Half Moon Theatre

As part of Children's Art Week, Year 1 O'Keefe Class visited an exhibition by London based artist Jenny Wright at the Half Moon Theatre today. We listened to Jenny talk about her work, and drew our own emoji's expressing different emotions. Can you guess the emotions...

Lansbury-on-Sea

We had a wonderful time today at our seaside day. We splashed in the paddling pool, made beach inspired crafts, played beach games and even ate ice-cream! We can't wait until our seaside trip!    ...

Brilliant Bakers

This week we learnt about bread and how it is made. We tasted lots of different breads before baking our own. It was great fun combining all the ingredients- if a little messy! We twisted and shaped our dough before placing it in the oven for half an hour. It was...

Year 1 Sensational Senses

Today year 1 used their senses to describe what they experienced at their class party. They had a wonderful times listening to music, tasting food and exploring the party bags. They plan on using their descriptions to write their own sensory...

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...

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