Category Archive: Arts

Music and Singing Assembly

Children from Years 4, 5 and 6 shared a wonderful performance this week and showcased their amazing singing skills. They have been working hard all year to develop their skills.

Year 6 KIDZANIA trip

“Kidzania is a huge city just for kids to inspire them to experience jobs they want to do when they get older. I was bursting with excitement. I just couldn’t wait to see it. When we got there the staff gave us 50 Kidzo’s (Kidzo’s is the currency) so we could pay for job activities …

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Year 2 Tower of London trip

This week both Year 2 classes visited the Tower of London as part of their ‘Castles’ topic. They learned all about the history of the Tower and enjoyed a workshop with ‘Toby the Servant’ who told them all about the different roles in the king’s palace. They climbed all 204 steps to the top of …

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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.

World Book Day

Another successful World Book Day. Children wore their pyjamas to enjoy hot chocolate and bed time stories, or dressed as characters from the books they are studying. We held a whole school assembly and saw fantastic costumes; nocturnal animals, Mr Men, and scenes from Nania and Gulliver’s Travels. The children enjoyed a wide range of …

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SPAG Parent Workshare

Thank you to everyone who joined us and took part in our interactive Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar Parent Workshare. Our teachers develop creative and ingenious ways to bring the subject alive and we love to share the children’s work with you. SPAG has been a focus for the whole school this year; staff and children have …

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School Disco Fundraising

The children had a great time at last night’s school disco. At the same time they raised £240.30 which will help us buy new video cameras for teachers and pupils to use to compliment their learning, develop new skills and allow us to video many of the wonderful performances Henry Fawcett Primary School is famous …

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Ecology Garden

We are lucky to have Urban Canopy coming in to support us in developing our pond area. With the children’s help they have managed to clear the area so it is ready for planting. The children recycled the fern trees that were cut down, using the branches to make festive Christmas wreaths. They also have …

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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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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.

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