Monthly Archive: March 2012

A New Governing Body for Henry Fawcett

For the past two years Henry Fawcett has been governed by an Interim Executive Board (IEB). This consisted of Pat Petch (Chair), Sandie Dunne and Shan Pinna-Griffith. They have contributed an amazing amount to Henry Fawcett, supporting the school through some difficult times, and working tirelessly to make the school the fantastic place it is …

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Years 2/3 study electricity this term

This term in Science the children will explore Electricity by discussing the everyday objects that use electricity, constructing circuits using a light, battery and switch and finally represent electrical circuits in drawings using electrical symbols.

Reading with your child

Spending 10-20 mins listening to your child read every day really does make a massive difference to their reading ability. This works best if you talk about what has been read afterwards.

Term 4 Geography Topic for Year 1

This term Year 1 have the topic of Africa with a particular focus on geography. Year 1 will be performing a play at Easter. We will be asking children to learn lines for the Easter play. Here’s a fantastic website to try for maps: www.bbc.co.uk/schools/barnabybear/games/ 

Reception class visit Kennington Post Office

Our Reception class visited the Kennington Post Office during February. The children learnt about how to be safe on there way to the Post Office and what happens in a Post Office. We even met a real life Postman! The children then came back to school and had the opportunity to explore writing letters in the classroom …

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HF Football Team Win Again!

Henry Fawcett Football Team Flying High

Henry Fawcett Football Team are flying up the league, with another victory this week over Ashmole School. They won 2-1, their fourth win in five games, and are now seventh in the league. Steven was Man Of The Match, with a strong and disciplined performance. Akeeno and Martin scored the goals, which came from rapid …

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Week long book fair at Henry Fawcett

Henry Fawcett Book Fair

To celebrate World Book Day, Henry Fawcett held a Book Fair on Thursday the 1st of March. Every child received a £1 book voucher to spend at the school book fair. To mark the start of the Book Fair, the children dressed as their favourite book character. The five best dressed children received a fan-tastic prize …

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