School Calendar

  • Today 10:15 Reception Parents Assembly
  • Today 15:15 KS1 & KS2 Dodgeball
  • Tomorrow School photographer here for class & Y6 photos

Term dates and events...

Attendance

Target - 96%

20/05 - 97.3%
13/05 - 97.5%
06/05 - 96.2%

Silverbell Star Writer!

The award of Star Writer this week goes to Sam E. Sam has worked extremely hard to change aspects...

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Rounders tournament

On 23rd May we took a team of year 5 & 6 children to a Great Baddow High School for a rounders...

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Walk to Rio

On Friday Poplar class stood outside the school with their homemade Olympic torches accompanied by...

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Football League

On Tuesday 17th May Lawford Mead played their penultimate football league match against Westlands...

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Mini Wimbledon

On the 16th May Lawford Mead took 2 teams of year 3 & 4 to Great Baddow Tennis Club to compete...

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FISH Philosophy

At Lawford Mead we follow the ‘Fish Philosophy’. Each week we all write a message (on...

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Excitingly, last week we had a parent visit us for ‘Cultural and Diversity week’. This...

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Bonsai Writer of the Week

Check out Harry Brew’s tiger facts. 1

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Terrific Tiger Art from Birch Class!

This week, Year 2 have been working extremely hard with their SAT’s. Well done to all of you,...

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Kwik Cricket competition

On the 4th May, 9 children entered into a ‘Kwik Cricket’ tournament at sunny Great...

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Wonderful Writing

In Year four we are currently writing non-chronological reports about ‘Mythical...

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Star Writer

Our Star Writer Award this week goes to Missie. Mrs Baxter is so impressed with your writing this...

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Sycamore Star Writer

This week it was quite difficult to choose a star writer because all of the children have done such...

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Parent ‘Show & Tell’

May 21st is United Nations World Day for Cultural Diversity so this week (and next) we are...

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Our first frog

Exciting news today! Our first froglet has developed into a very small, but fully formed frog.  I...

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Year 6 Parents Muddy Adventures!

To celebrate the end of SATs and as a reward for all their hard work this year, Year 6 (and their...

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Birch Writer of the Week

This week we have been writing instructions about catching tigers. Check out Jack’s amazing...

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Star Writer

The Star Writer award in Silverbell class this week goes to Alfie. Since September Alfie has tried...

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Telling the time in Year 3

This week we have been learning to tell the time. Here is a link to the ‘Stop the...

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“Shakespeare” of the week!

This week’s writing of the week has a Tudor twist as we have become “Bards” to...

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Learning About Different Cultures

In RE in year one we have been learning about different religious buildings. Today, we learned...

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Sycamore Star Writer

This week the star writer is Jake! Jake has been trying really hard with his cursive writing and...

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Ted’s ‘teen’ and...

Our very own Postman Ted is playing a game with teen numbers and ty numbers. The ‘ty’...

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Cool computing

0 Hi poplar its Callum Joel Dominic here and in computing we’ve been learning about podcasts...

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Computing Club

During computing club, Haniya and James have used the website www.sploder.com to create their own...

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Year 5 and 6 Dodgeball Tournament

Following on from the success of the year 3 and 4 dodgeball tournament year 5 and 6 had their...

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And now, the weather…

Y1 are keeping a weather diary this term and learning about the countries that make up the UK. ...

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Writer of the Week!!

In Year 4 we have been writing fantastic biographies about the incredible children’s author...

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Year 3 & 4 Dodgeball competition.

We hosted a dodgeball competition for schools in Chelmsford. It was a fantastic afternoon and a...

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Marvellous Macbeth

Year 5 are still enjoying studying the Shakespeare play Macbeth. Today we have been learning a...

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Growth Mindset

On Friday we decided to make the most of the glorious sunshine by taking our PSHE lesson outdoors....

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Whatever challenges you face…

Here is the video we watched in this morning’s KS2 assembly in case you want to share it...

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Good Luck Y6!

Y6 SATs began this morning and nearly everyone turned up early for the special Y6 Breakfast Club...

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Writer of the week!

This week the writer of the week is:   James  See below the fantastic poem he wrote:   I see...

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Our Gingerbread Man Assembly

What a fantastic performance the whole of Year 1 gave yesterday.  In our assembly we were able to...

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Wonderful Writing of the Week

This week in Literacy we have been reading Macbeth and doing some descriptive writing about the...

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Year 6 Breakfast Club

  Just a reminder that we will be offering a FREE breakfast to all year 6 students from...

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SATs Inspirational Quotes

SATs Test Order Monday – Reading & Writing Tuesday – Grammar, Punctuation &...

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More guests!

Having enjoyed watching our butterflies grow and be released into the wild, we have now been joined...

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Pine class enjoy Layer Marney

Here are some photos from our fantastic day at Layer Marney Tower. We got to see the spectacular...

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Star Poet of the Week

In Bonsai class this week we have writing acrostic poems about tigers.  This one by Chae includes...

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Star Writer!

This week’s Star Writer Award goes to Suzi. Suzi has listened carefully to all the advice she...

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Star Writer of the Week

What an amazing tiger poem from Xav in Birch Class! 4

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Sycamore Star Writer!

This week we have awarded star writer to Tammi! She is trying really hard to retell the story of...

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Gingerbread Maaaaaan!

Wow.  We were already very proud of our Year 1 pupils but they still managed to blow us away with...

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Hoop Heroes!

The best bit of Basketball Club each Wednesday afternoon is at 4.10pm when we invite brave mums,...

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Can you help Postman Ted?

    Here is Postman Ted working at a computer at Lawford Mead Primary. Do you know where he...

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Wonderful Writing

Check out this piece of fantastic writing. Can you pick out the S2S? S2S: Fronted adverbials...

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We’re going to gobble up our...

We have been busy bakers weighing our ingredients, making the dough and cutting out our Gingerbread...

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Sycamore Star Writing

Well done, Teagan, this week you are Sycamore’s star writer and I am sure you can see why....

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Star Handwriting

Congratulations Tian.  Mrs Baxter is delighted in how much your handwriting has improved since you...

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A time to reflect…

Thank you so much to the Year 6 role model who wrote and read out today’s beautiful...

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Wonderful Writing – Charley

Laying over the ice-blue sea, a cloud was born. He cautiously broke away from his friends, ready...

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Wonderful Writing – Redwood Katie

  What has Katie included well? What is your favourite part? Can you suggest a next step for...

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Happy Birthday!

Classes recognised Queen Elizabeth II’s 90th birthday last week in their class reflection time. ...

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Writer of the Week!

This week’s writer of the week goes to Arjun! Read his exciting story paragraph below:  ...

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Muddy Adventures!

Ash class have been really enjoying Muddy adventures this afternoon! Here are a few photos:   3

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Year 5 Travel back to the Tudors

On Monday, both Pine and Poplar visited Britain’s tallest Tudor gatehouse, Layer Marney...

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Wonderful Writing – Lily

In the beginning, Creamy the cloud, was produced and born from the salty-sea. He rose up and...

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Wonderful Writing – Misha

Early Life Expanding, growing, finding my way in this world. Huge waves towered rapidly around me,...

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Wonderful Writing

Here is another piece of fantastic Science writing about how to stay safe with electricity! This...

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Writer of the Week

Today we started our own version of the story ‘Jack and the Beanstalk’. Writer of the...

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Star Writer of the Week

We have been writing about Tigers this week. In todays literacy lesson we focused on using...

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Star Writer of the Week

We have been writing about Tigers this week. In todays literacy lesson we focused on using...

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Summer Term!

Wow! We have had a busy start to the term. Our topic this term is tigers. We are looking at which...

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Gingerbread Men in D & T

Continuing with out topic this term of the Gingerbread Man story we have investigated how we can...

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Sycamore Star Writer

Sycamore’s star writer this week is Imogen. We have been writing the first part of the story...

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Checkmate!

Wow! Check out the kind and generous gift sent to us by our new friends at ‘Chess In...

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Silverbell Star Writer

Our Star Writer this week is Poppy. We have been looking at using the correct punctuation in our...

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Role Models

Well done to our Y3/4 pupils (and all the other schools) who were involved in the  dodgeball...

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Wonderful writing

Our star writer this week is Zaak, who has written a fantastic non-chronological report about Layer...

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Looking forward to Layer Marney

Not long to go now! Are you ready for our trip to Layer Marney Tower? In preparation for our visit...

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Does it dissolve?

In science we are learning about materials and their properties, investigating changes in...

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Wonderful Writing – Harry W

Biography of a Cloud Condensing, mixing, floating, the cloud was formed from invisible water vapour...

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Wonderful Writing – Sophie

Biography of a Cloud A collection of water droplets condensing into a fluffy pillow: this is a...

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Literacy in Year 3

Our current Literacy topic is fairy tales! We have been learning about a particular fairy tale. Can...

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Wonderful Writing in Cedar!

Last week we wrote diary entries in science about how we would feel if the electricity suddenly Our...

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Wonderful Writing – Jack

A sing-song of snow flurry swirled around the frail branches on the colossal trees and the blizzard...

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Wonderful Writing Kayli Redwood

In literacy we wrote setting descriptions based on the wolf themed reading revision we have been...

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Because we’re worth it…

The first week back after the Easter break has been a good one.  We are aspiring to...

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Wonderful Writing – Eddie Redwood

The next day I arrived at school and sat daydreaming in class about my scooter. I needed the toilet...

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Bye Bye Butterflies

Today was the day (Easter Sunday)! Our Butterflies have gone off into the world to start their own...

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Caterpillar / Butterfly Watch

Following a tense morning  (I have spent all morning watching) I am pleased to report that all 5...

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Fantastic Foxes!

Well done Foxes for being at the top of the leader board to end the term.  But you have ALL shown...

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Wonderful writing and a fond farewell

In Poplar today the children read their atmospheric free verse poems. I was astounded by the use of...

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Exciting times on the playground!

Following our request for more playground equipment, the school council have been given the task of...

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We all went to the Zoo today!

What fun it is to be in Year 1 at Lawford Mead Primary School. After all of the excitement of...

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End of Term!

Our caterpillars have formed pupas and we are looking forward to watching the butterflies emerge....

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Have you met our Postman?

Can I introduce you to a new member of our school? Postman Ted has joined Lawford Mead Primary and...

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Science and Technology week in Poplar

Children in Poplar had a brilliant Science and Technology week with some fascinating activities...

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Science Week and MAGS Morning.

What a fabulous week we had in Year 1 during Science Week. Week looked at how the Eifel Tower was...

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Wonderful Writing – Isobel L...

As part of our work in Science week, we wrote letters persuasive, formal letters to Tim Peake! We...

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Bridge Challenge!

In Redwood we completed the bridge challenge set by Mrs Page and Miss Little. We had 10 x sheets of...

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Forensic Detectives

As part of our work in Science week, Miss Jennings kindly organised a forensic investigation using:...

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Pizza Making

As part of Science & Technology week, we made our own Pizzas in Redwood against a design brief...

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Geocaching @ Great Notley Country Park

Year 6 were lucky enough to visit Great Notley Country Park for some survival skill training and...

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Caterpillar Watch 5 – we’ve...

Having spent 2 days tucked up in our chrysalides,  we were moved today into our new and more...

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Perfectly persuasive

This week’s star writer is Callum S, who blew us away with his persuasive advert. A perfect...

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CSI : Pine

This week we all turned detective to take part in a forensic workshop. We demonstrated excellent...

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RT @YourSchoolGames: There's just one week to go until the School Games Mark application window opens! Who's planning to apply in June? htt…

6 hours ago via Twitter

Year 5 getting ready for their walk to Rio with the Olympic torch today!

5 days ago via Twitter

RT @HylandsSchool: Yr5 & 6s worked well & produced some fantastic dishes. @HighwoodPrimary @KingsRdPrimary @lawfordmeadjun

Last week via Twitter

RT @HylandsSchool: @HylandsSchool our guest chefs @KingsRdPrimary @lawfordmeadjun @HighwoodPrimary

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Last week via Twitter

Looking forward to having the y6 parents join us tomo afternoon for muddy advs!

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2 weeks ago via Twitter

Well done to the children (and staff) for all their hard work in the sats this week. We are so proud of you all xx

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2 weeks ago via Twitter

Good luck to all our y6 sitting their sats this week we are all so proud of you & all your hard work. :)

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