In religion the children reflected on the wonder of Creation and how what we do to the planet affects all living things.
They read quotes from Scripture and watched a video of St Francis's Canticle of the Sun. In their books they wrote their own prayer praising God for Creation.
On Friday 7th September we welcomed in the new school year with a celebratory Mass for Our Lady's Birthday which the GIFT Team had helped to organise and set up. We also welcomed parents, governors and people of the parish to celebrate with us.
We welcomed new staff and pupils at the Mass with a prayer card and medal of...
In RE this morning, we reflected on Gods creation and the world that we live in. We reflected on the horrific disasters that are beyond our control like Hurricane Irma, but also the small differences we can change to make the world we all live in a better place.
On Monday 11th September we had a visitor from CAFOD called Mr Crosby. He explained what CAFOD was and spoke to all the children about the Power to Be scheme which is helping to provide towns and villages with electricity using solar energy. He showed us the positive effects it had on the people's lives.
Mr Crosby then worked with...
Year 2 have been thinking about forgiveness and making fresh starts by saying sorry and trying harder next time to do the right thing. We listened to the story of Zacchaeus and wrote our own sorry prayers.
The children have created a rainbow of hands to remind us of the colours that represent the different continents of the world. In Nursery, the children were praying for Asia as part of our day for Mission Rosary. We looked at Asia on Google Maps and said our prayer in our heads.
Last week in Religion we studied the unit on "The Dignity of Work"
Today Miss McIntyre , with the help of some children, asked and answered such questions as
What is work?
Are some jobs more important than others?
The classes then took turns to share what aspect of work they had studied.
Here are some photos from the assembly.