On the 8th September, we celebrated the feast day of Our Lady’s birthday. In class we talked about how Mary can help us and why she is special to us. We created a prayer book and celebrated with cake with our parents!
We had a lovely morning celebrating the achievements of some of our children in Key Stage One and Early Years. Nursery and Year 2 shared a song. Nursery sang along to the talented Miss O'Connor on ukulele. Year 2 signed a hymn they had been learning in class. Congratulations to all the children who received an award!
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...
On Monday, Nursery went into the hall and enjoyed numerous activities as part of our conversations with God. We played music, counted our blessings with a tower of cubes, painted pictures and said prayers, using bubbles to send our prayers to Heaven. Thank you to the GIFT Chaplaincy team for being so fantastic in leading the event!
This Polish tradition is celebrated once a year, on the last Thursday prior to Ash Wednesday and the beginning of Lent.It is a religious tradition, and a very delicious one, which is celebrated by millions of Poles by going to their favourite bakeries. A member of our class told us all about the celebration and even made some pastries at home...
The Gift team organised a fantastic day for the whole school to communicate with God in a variety of fun ways. Using bubble wrap to pop a bubble for something they needed to say sorry for, drawing or painting an image of God, decorating a flower and counting our blessings using multi-link cubes. The children have had a great...