This week the children have been studying Judaism and learning about Hanukkah. They have learnt about the story of the oil lamp in the Temple as well as ways that the Jewish community celebrate the Festival of Lights.
The children thought about their families in today’s collective worship. They thought about who is part of their family and why they are special to them. The children helped plan and set up the collective worship.
In today’s class collective worship the children thought about how they are special. They gathered in a circle, lit a candle to show that Jesus is the light of the world and sang ‘Come and Join the Circle’, a well loved song in school. The children listened to the Creation Story, keeping in mind how Read more about Reception Class Collective Worship[…]
This week in RE the children are learning all about ‘Family’ and understanding how we all have a family name. The children participated in various name activities and below are some photographs of their decorated initial.
On Friday 14th September we came together for collective worship to celebrate all of the fantastic reflection, prayer and work the children and staff had done throughout the week exploring our school mission statement. All of the children and staff enjoyed exploring our mission and shared amazing ideas and experiences, climaxing in a very spiritual Read more about Mission Week[…]
Thank you to all those who attended Year 3/4’s Celebration Assembly all about our gifts and talents!
Year 6 attended an uplifting, spiritual day at the Youth Village on Monday 18th June. They enjoyed joining in with the group activities, singing, liturgical dance and final Liturgy, as well as meeting Y6 children from other schools. The youth leading the day really made it both a holy and memorable day.
Year 5 and Year 6 lead an emotional liturgy telling the story of Holy Week from Palm Sunday to Easter Sunday. The children all contributed to the planning, reading, acting and singing to present the story to the rest of the school, parents and parish. It was a memorable and holy experience for all taking Read more about Holy Week Liturgy[…]
Year 2 have been focusing on Holy Week and the events leading up to Good Friday. We have been working in groups to act out an event from Maundy Thursday where Jesus washed his desciples feet. They thought Jesus should not do this because he was not a servant but we have been discussing how Read more about Maundy Thursday re-enactment…[…]
A big thank you to everyone who attended our Advent Liturgy on Friday morning. All of year 3/4 wish you a wonderful Christmas and hope it is filled with the gifts of love and friendship!
In year 3/4 the children have come to the end of their Reconciliation topic in R.E and they really wanted to plan their own class liturgy around the theme of God’s unconditional love and forgiveness. Children planned their own liturgy and then as a class they came up with a final liturgy which they did Read more about Our Reconciliation Liturgy.[…]
All of the children from Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 worked brilliantly together in faith, learning and love to prepare and deliver a beautiful Advent liturgy. Children discussed how to prepare our hearts for Christmas- Jesus’ birthday and shared how Mary and Joseph prepared for the birth of Jesus. We asked people going forward Read more about Reception and Key Stage 1 Advent Liturgy![…]