Year 4 visited The British Library to take part in a
workshop called ‘Map your world’. The children developed
their understanding on the purpose and styles of different
maps. Children also learnt about the biggest and the
smallest maps in the world. Finally, children participated
in several activities which aided their understanding on the
importance of perspective when drawing and reading their own
Year 5 had the opportunity to visit a Hindu Temple. This was
part of our Religion unit where we learnt about other faiths
(Hinduism). The trip was very informative and built on our
knowledge of Hinduism.
We were also very privileged to have a priest at the temple
answer our questions, as well as give us a tour of the
Year 5 visited the local library, here we had the
opportunity to listen to a librarian read a story to us. We
then borrowed books to take home. We love reading and we are
grateful for this termly opportunity.
4B visited the library in Canning Town. Whilst there the
children learnt all about the index and ordering systems in
place for fiction and non-fiction books. The children also
enjoyed listening to a story called The Winter’s Tale read
by the librarian. Finally, the children chose their books
that they could take home to read.
Year 4 visited the local Sikh Gurdwara to apply their recent
learning on the Sikh faith. The children had a presentation,
learnt about Gurus, traditions, the 5Ks and the faith’s
history/ developments over the last 500 years.
Year 5 visited the Tate & Lyle factory to complete a Junior
Citizens Workshop. During the workshop children learnt about
the dangers associated with fire, water, public transport
and stranger danger. It was a thoroughly engaging and