Category Archives: R.E.


FAIRTRADE FORTNIGHT CELEBRATION DAY


Fairtrade Fortnight 2019     We enjoyed learning more about Fairtrade during Fairtrade Fortnight 2018. This year’s theme is “She deserves” Monday 25th February – Sunday 10th March  This is what we got up to: Monday 25th February: Brian Terry led an assembly for the whole of the school. He reminded us about the principles of Fairtrade […]

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LENT


Lent is the annual period of Christian observance that precedes Easter. The dates of Lent are defined by the date of Easter, which is a moveable feast, meaning that it falls on a different date each year. Lent starts on Ash Wednesday and its observance  lasts for 40 days, mirroring the 40 days that Jesus spent fasting in […]

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Other Faiths – Spring


This term, we will be studying Judaism as our Other Faith unit. We look forward to welcoming Harvey once again this year to support this learning. If you would like to support your child’s learning at home, below are some links to some helpful and informative videos: The story of Judaism 13 principles of the […]

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PENTECOST


This Sunday we celebrate the feast of Pentecost. On this day, we celebrate the gift of the Holy Spirit descending upon the disciples, giving them fire and energy to go out and spread the Good News. This Good News lives on today, over 2000 years on, marking this event as the birthday of the Church. […]

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Fairtrade Fortnight


We enjoyed learning more about Fairtrade during Fairtrade Fortnight 2018. This year’s theme was “Come on in to Fairtrade” Monday 26th February: Brian Terry led an assembly for the whole of the school. He reminded us about the principles of Fairtrade and how we can use our incredible brains to consider ways to support Fairtrade. Monday 26th […]

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LENT 2018


This year, Lent starts in the half term, with Ash Wednesday on 14th February. Lent is a period of six weeks, during which we strive to improve how we live our lives in preparation for the great feast of Easter, celebrated this year on April 1st. There are three ways in which the Church suggests […]

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Judaism


This term, our learning about other faiths focuses on the Jewish faith: Judaism. Please visit our school hall to see our display, and find out facts about the Jewish faith, that make it a distinctive world faith. It is also interesting to notice similarities between the Jewish faith and other world faiths. We were delighted […]

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Advent


The season of Advent is approaching: this is a 4 week period of preparation for the birth of Our Lord Jesus Christ, and the season of Christmas. Each week during Advent, we will be focusing on the Advent themes of joy, peace, hope and love. Y6 – organised by our head boy and girl – […]

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November


During the month of November, we remember those who have died. We especially remember those who died fighting in the Great wars, and those who still fight to protect our country. Remember, when we buy a red poppy, we are supporting soldiers and their families who have been injured or lost their lives fighting.

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Islam


It was wonderful to welcome Daya, once again, to our school. This year, she helped us learn about the 2nd biggest World Religion: Islam. We learned about the Qur’an, which is written in Arabic. We enjoyed greeting each other in Arabic (peace be upon you). Daya talked about culture (how we live our lives), and […]

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