In religion the children in Year 3 have been learning about journeys and asking big questions such as "Is Life a Journey?"
Today we have had a short time of reflection and worship about our journey in life, religious journeys (pilgrimage), the cycle of the Church's year and who helps us on our journeys.
The children set up the altar and...
Year 3 had a wonderful time on Monday when they spent time in the hall communicating with God in different ways.
We said a prayer in our hearts or out loud then blew bubbles to send the prayer to heaven.
We also did some other activities. It was fun!
We celebrated Candlemas today. Members of our GIFT team read from the bible and then each teacher was given a candle to place on their class altar. The candle's are being taken to church tonight to be blessed by Father Simon.
Last week Year 3 went to St Christopher's as part of their Sacramental Journey. We joined the Year 3 class at St Christopher's to remind our selves of the importance of Baptism.
We learned that our faith is a gift from God and promises are our gift to God. In addition we read the promises that parents and godparents make...
We talked about the importance of being thankful during our class worship. We shared things or people we are thankful for with the rest of our class.
“I will give thanks to the Lord because of his righteousness; I will sing the praises of the name of the Lord Most High.”
To carry on with our topic of 'Celebrating', we learnt about the story of Mary and Joseph taking Jesus to the Temple as a baby.
We spoke about places we go with people in our family such as the park and the zoo. Then, we looked at Mary and Joseph taking Jesus to the Temple. We put on costumes and...