The children came and sat in the Peace Garden and retold the story of Pentecost. Then they sat silently and listened to the sounds around them and felt the breeze. After that they wrote a prayer on a dove and it was hung on the fence.
Today we welcomed our Reception, Year Five, Year Six, children from St Christopher's, Mrs Hayes, Father Simon and Mrs Aspin into the forest. The children worked well together to solve the clues of the treasure hunt finding marshmallows and biscuits at the end! As the Holy Spirit gave us the gift of fire we roasted the marshmallows and squeezed...
Today we have come together as a community to celebrate Pentecost with a special Mass for the whole School, our wonderful Families and the GIFT team from St Christopher's RC Primary School.
It was also a special occasion for our Year 3 class, who after celebrating their First Holy Communion, on Saturday received the sacrament for the first time in School...
This afternoon, the children have been learning about the Royal Wedding that's taking place tomorrow! We looked at where the wedding was taking place and what will happen at the wedding. Afterwards, the children all enjoyed a scone with some jam and cream!
How will children make the story of Pentecost relatable? If they had to go out and explain to people what had happened to them just like the Disciples what would they do? Apparently, the answer is a song, rap or storyboard. Here are some examples of Year 5's work.
Thanks for the memories, Mr Barker.