Tag: R.E.


Celebrating St Peter

Year 1 have been reflecting on the life of Saint Peter. We have thought about his friendship with Jesus, then we made stain glass windows using paper and crayons. In the centre of our window are the keys to heaven that Saint Peter holds. 

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Planting Time

Here's another picture of Year 6 busy getting their hands dirty, filling window boxes.

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Planting Time

Today Year 6 were busy planting bedding plants in window boxes ready for the Cathedral Flower Festival on 25th-27th June. This is to raise money for Aid to the Church in Need, a charity which support Christians living in difficult situations around the world. Well done, Year 6 - all we need now is…

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The Month of Mary

In Reception we have been talking about Mary, the mother of Jesus and how special our own mothers are. The children painted pictures of Mary ready for our Class Worship next week.

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Year of Mercy Icon

Today we handed over the icon statue of The Sacred Heart to the children of St Bernadette's School as it continues on its pilgrimage around the Catholic schools in the area. We had a short liturgy together and then passed on the statue to a small group of Year 6 pupils.

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Hyning Hall

Year 4 have had a FANTASTIC time at Hyning Hall. The weather was brilliant so we spent lots of time outside playing games and doing atctivites.

Thank you to the sisters at Hyning Hall, and to the other staff who work there, for their warm and loving hospitality. The food was excellent as…

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Cross-curricular writing

Some wonderful writing from Year 3 this afternoon who have studied the 4 Bible accounts of the death of Jesus and produced their own newspaper reports. Well done Year 3!

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Year 1 Collective Worship

Year 1 led the whole school in worship, focusing on the story from the bible, The Good Samaritan. As we are in Lent the children reflected on the different ways they could be like the Good Samaritan. Ideas like, being kind, helpful, thoughtful and caring became children’s Lent…

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Cafod workshop

Year six had a great morning learning about Life without taps. We played a simulation game to imagine life as a family and the difficulites they face daily. All the class enjoyed the workshops and learnt how lucky we are.

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More writing!

Today's whole school writing day has certainly caught the attention of these Year 4 boys who have written wonderful descriptive pieces. The improvement in their writing since September is fantastic!

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Fantastic recounts

Wow! More fantastic writing, this time from Year 1 who have retold the story of Jesus calming the storm. The children had written the whole story independently and used full stops and capital letters as well as exciting words. I am very proud!

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Water Week

The children enjoyed adding their money to the river of coins during Water Week. Thank you for all your donations.

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RE Week

To start RE week, the children looked at the significance of water in Baptism and went to see the font in the cathedral. 

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Water Week

We have lots of water activities ready in Year 1 and Reception. As it is water week our challenges are based around this theme. During the week we will visit the Cathedral to look at the Baptism font, have a workshop led by Cafod, based around 'life without tap' and we will look at water in…

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Class Worship

Today Year 5 led whole school worship. We talked about Advent and sharing the light of Christ in the world. I was extremely proud of all the children, especially those who read in front of the school for the first time. It was a beautiful time of prayer and reflection. We ended our worship by…

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Fantastic RE Writing!

We have been learning about the life of Mary. The children all had to write about her life and reflect on how sepcial Mary was. This piece of writing was fantastic and completed independently. I am so proud!

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Year 3 Prayer and Worship

"Run in such a way as to get the prize" (1 Corinthians 9:24)

As our class worship was during the Rugby World Cup, we looked at how sportspeople compete to be the best in order to win a trophy, a prize or the title of 'The Best'. The children set up an altar as a focus for our worship, read…

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Reception Prayer & Liturgy

Over the half term in Reception, we have been looking at how much God loves each and every one of us. Each week we have discussed how God shows His love for us.  Our whole school worship was centered on the reading from John 3:16. We brought everyone together by singing a hymn and lighting a…

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The washing of the feet in Clitherow

Year One have been looking at the story of Easter. We looked at one particular part of the story, when Jesus washed the Disciples’ feet. Then we had a circle time where we heard the story of ‘Jesus in one piece of paper’ courtesy of Mrs. Parker! Once we thought about how we will wash and clean our…

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Advent Wreaths by More Class

The Advent Wreath consists of four candles, surrounded by evergreen branches. The light of the candles signifies the light of Christ, who will come into the world at Christmas. More Class used chalks to create these beautiful pictures of an Advent Wreath.

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