Category Archives: Celebrating Learning

Stars of the week

Well done to our stars and friends of the week! Advertisements

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Charles’ Creepy Crawlies

Charles Dickens has some new residents – Painted Lady caterpillars! The caterpillars are currently feeding off a special nutrient rich mixture which will make them grow large enough to then turn into a chrysalis. Once these have hatched into beautiful … Continue reading

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The Inter-house Geography Competition – Try the KS2 Quiz!

This term Ms Adams, our Head of Geography, organised an Interhouse Geography Competition to encourage all pupils to learn more key geography facts. Everyone did brilliantly and lots of pupils won prizes for their new found general knowledge! A big … Continue reading

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We have new baby chickens! Aaah!

Yesterday our new eggs arrived at the school and are hatching in Gargery class.  10 eggs  arrived and we hope they will all hatch.  First of all, the chicks started to peck their way out of their shells and they didn’t … Continue reading

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Plague Artists at the Gallery

On Wednesday, five artists from years 3 and 4 went to visit the Dulwich Picture Gallery to take part in a curious and wonderful art workshop. The children looked at paintings, by renowned artist Van Dyck (1599-1641) who worked in … Continue reading

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Year 5 take Bronze!

Congratulations to the Tag-Rugby Team who took Bronze position at the ‘Year 5 Tournament’ held at Southwark Park. Every child in the year group participated – we entered three teams – and all enjoyed their exhausting and exhilarating day! In … Continue reading

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Gymnasts bag Silver!

Congratulations to the Charles Dickens Gymnastics Team and their Coach, Louise Worley, who won overall Silver in the first inter-school Southwark Gymnastics Competition! The children competed in three different events; Vault (running up and using a springboard to jump on … Continue reading

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