British Values

Judaism week

Judaism week

In year six we have been learning about Jewish festivals. We learned that during the festival of Rosh Hashanah, apples dipped in honey are eaten with a prayer that God will make the new year a good and sweet one. A blessing is said over the fruit:

“Blessed are you, Lord our God, king of the universe, who creates the fruit of the tree”

 We all had a try of the apples dipped in honey and we thought they were delicious!

St Teresa’s Parish Autumn Fair

St Teresa’s Parish Autumn Fair

Some of the children from Year 5 made an amazing contribution towards the parish Autumn Fair last Saturday. They designed their own activities and stalls, organised their own equipment and prizes and managed to raise over £120! We were very impressed with their creativity and entrepreneurial skills. The School Council also worked extremely hard to run a… Continue Reading

Year 2 – Grace Darling – Literacy/Drama/Hot Seating

Grace Darling The Year 2 children had a fabulous literacy session on Friday and had the chance to take part in plenty of hot seating activities – taking on the role of the great heroine Grace Darling or an investigative reporter for the Northumberland News! Our reporters had only one rule and that was to… Continue Reading

About British Values

At St. Teresa’s we take very seriously our responsibility to prepare children for life in modern Britain. We ensure that the fundamental British Values are introduced, discussed and lived out through the ethos and work of the school. All curriculum areas provide a vehicle for furthering understanding of these concepts and, in particular, our RE,… Continue Reading