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Rodin at Courtauld Gallery

As part of an ongoing project, a group of children from Heronsgate went to the Courtauld Gallery on Wednesday 31st November. They went to see the Rodin exhibition and learnt how he captured movement of dancers both in drawings and sculpture. … Continue reading

Year 5 Toddler Takeover

Year 5 were lucky enough to take part in a ‘Toddler Take Over’ with the Cutty Sark and Kids in Museums organisation. Tracey from the Cutty Sark came in to school to work with 30 children to help prepare them … Continue reading

Year 1 visit Woodlands Farm

For their science topic in Year 1, they visited Woodlands Farm. They learnt all about different properties of materials and what their uses are. They then had a scavenger hunt around the farm, picking out different materials and what they have been … Continue reading

Healthy Eating Workshops

We have recently held two very successful ‘Healthy Eating’ workshops. Parents and children came along and explored what is really in our food and learnt how to make healthy alternatives for lunch and after school snacks. It was a great … Continue reading

Police visit Reception

The Reception class at Royal Arsenal were lucky enough to have some officers from the Metropolitan Police visit our classroom. We had been learning about jobs people do within our topic ‘Our Local Area’. The children got to learn about … Continue reading

STEM Day!

On Thursday 20th October, Heronsgate Primary School was immersed in STEM Day (STEM standing for Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths)! Each phase ran a carousel of Maths, Science and DT activities, with a focus on practical, child-led learning. In KS1, … Continue reading