With language of the month being Turkish this term, Miss Naz decided to gather all of Rathferns Turkish community and put on a performance for the whole school to learn about the Turkish cultures. They performed the traditional Turkish Cypriot and Turkish dances and they also taught the children and teachers some Turkish. We would […]
On Thursday 31st October, three new learning hubs for Lewisham were launched at the Horniman Museum – The Humanities Hub, The Arts Hub and the Mental Health and Well-Being Hub. We are proud to let you know that Rathfern is leading the Humanities Hub, in collaboration with Addey and Stanhope and Drumbeat schools. Due to […]
Year 3 have been uncovering the different roles Stone Age people had within the prehistoric village! There were architects, hunters, dancers, famers, artists and so much more. One things for sure, early humans collaborated to get the job done. Here we are connecting with our ancestors!
Year 3 became rock detectives as they put a range of rocks to the test! We tested for the following: Floatability Permeability Hardness Magnetism Acidity We recorded our observations through reflective discussions. Did you know that sedimentary rocks are usually a lot softer than igneous and metamorphic rocks?
Year 3 became archaeologists this afternoon! We observed various Stone Age artefacts and discussed their purpose! Check it out…
Welcome to all children, parents and carers! We have started the term as we mean to go on… with excitement, positivity and more challenges! Stay tuned for more updates on all our learning, trips and experiences…
We are delighted to announce that we, Rathfern Primary School, have achieved the Silver School Games Mark Award for the 2018/19 academic year. The School Games Mark is a Government led award scheme launched in 2012, facilitated by the Youth Sport Trust to reward schools for their commitment to the development of competition across their […]
Year 4 have been working with a coach from The Honor Oak Panthers Hockey Club over the past few weeks in PE. Children have been developing fundamental key skills, and have enjoyed learning how to utilise these in game situation. This week we played small sided matches with two goals on either side of the […]
Rathfern took part in Earth Hour 2019 this year by making their promises to take action to protect our beautiful planet. Each year group made their promises to our planet. Never doubt that a small group of thoughtfully committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has” Gaylord Nelson Article 24: […]