Category Archive: Primary School

Food tasting and bread making

This week some of our children had a cookery and food tasting session with Alliance and Partnership our school meals provider. They spent the afternoon with trained chefs preparing and tasting food. It was a wonderful opportunity for them to learn about our school kitchen and where their food comes from. It was also a …

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Year 3 Photography Project

All this term Year 3 have been involved in an exciting numeracy through photography project run by Fotosynthesis. This week the children made their own pin hole cameras, took pictures and developed and printed the photos. The children have used this project to develop their maths skills by measuring time, distance and liquids.

Come to the Book Fair 8th-15th March

Earn FREE books for our school!

Christmas celebrations at Henry Fawcett

Thank you to all the families who joined us for our Christmas celebrations over the last week. The Early Years children delighted with their Nativity play; they learned their lines, songs and dances and were truly amazing. Each of our year groups learned a song and dance routine to their favourite Christmas songs and their …

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Children in Need

A very big thank you to everyone who dressed up in spots and donated to Children in Need. Through your generosity we have raised over £200 to help and support disadvantaged children all over the UK. The children loved playing ‘Splat the Teacher’ and our early years children enjoyed Pudsey face painting.

Artist Workshop

A group of Portuguese children had the opportunity of joining an illustration workshop with the Portuguese children’s book illustrator and author Yara Kono. The children really enjoyed the experience and they produced their own beautiful little books using stamps and collage.

Westminster Abbey visit for Year 3

Year 3 visited Westminster Abbey as part of their RE topic on Christianity. They learnt all about the historical significance of this amazing building and the symbolism used in Christianity.

Year 4 Trip to The Horniman Museum

Year 4 had a fantastic trip to the Horniman Museum to learn more about the Stone Age. The children were able to hold artefacts and piece them together to learn more about how people lived in the Stone Age. They had to use their archaeologist skills, learnt in their lesson, to find out what each …

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Year 5 Trip to Greenwich

Year 5 visited the Royal Observatory in Greenwich, where we looked at the interactive displays in the Astronomy Galleries and saw a show in the Planetarium. We learnt about the planets in our solar system, about the different stars in the Milky Way, and even learnt about the different galaxies that have been discovered in the …

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80 years of Henry Fawcett carnival celebration

Last week we had a fantastic carnival procession through the streets of Kennington to celebrate 80 years of our Outstanding school. The children dressed in costumes inspired by the great artists their classes are named after. The children had a lovely picnic lunch followed by craft activities, a visit to our special ice cream van …

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