On Monday 9th July 13 children plus parents and staff got up very early and met at St Paul’s Station at 7.20am to walk to the London Stock Exchange where we had the amazing privilege of opening the London Stock Market at 8am. We were all very excited as we are the only primary school …
To start the new academic year, Keir Hardie pupils took part in team building workshops to highlight the importance of teamwork, co-operation and to reinforce the school’s MAGIC ethos.
Congratulations to our Year 5 and 6 debate team for finishing fourth in the Newham Debate League. Over two terms, they have competed at competitions against twenty other schools and vastly improved their debating skills.
On the 2nd of May we hosted a curriculum event where we showcased our foundation subjects. Parents/carers and pupils were able to have a look at the resources we use in school and had a chance to try some of them out. Parents had a chance to win a £50 Tesco Voucher when they collected …
On Thursday 1st March we celebrated World Book Day at Keir Hardie Primary School. We all had lots of fun dressing up as our favourite book characters!
During debate week, the teachers performed a showcase debate, modelling debating skills to the pupils. The motion for the debate was, ‘This house believes that all children should use an iPad in school’. After a fiercely debated contest, team Proposition won the argument. It was a lot of fun!
Key Stage 1 performed an amazing production of ‘Lights, Camel, Action!’ on Friday 15th December 2017. The production was a ‘Strictly’ style story of the Christmas nativity, celebrating the birth of Jesus. Key Stage 1 worked incredibly hard to learn 8 songs, as well as dance routines. We would like to thank all the parents …
Another busy Book Fair – This year we raised over £600!
We celebrated Heritage Dress Day on Friday 29th September 2017, to round off Heritage Week. Staff and pupils dressed in clothes which reflect their heritage and culture.
Painted faces, feathers, flags, glitter and magnificent t-shirts all accompanied some fantastic dancing and exuberant singing as Keir Hardie again showed it has soul at this year’s carnival. Well done to everyone for all their hard work in making it such a special occasion.