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Little Liturgy

Little Liturgy

Year 4 children invited their parents to join them in their ‘Little Liturgy’ on the theme of Reconciliation. In the beautifully prayerful liturgy, which the children planned and led themselves, we listened to and reflected on the parable of the Prodigal Son, and the children shared their ideas of how we can take the message of forgiveness out into our world.

Year One Collective Worship

Today another group of children shared a collective worship they had planned, it was based around the theme ‘Change’. One child invited the class into a circle and asked the children to concentrate on their breathing. They had to breathe in God’s peace and breathe out any worries. After that two children read the story of Zacchaeus.… Continue Reading

Collective Worship in Year One

Collective Worship in Year One

Today a group of children shared a collective worship about ‘Being Sorry’ with their friends. The children had planned the four areas of the worship together. They decided to gather the class together by inviting their friends into a circle whilst music was playing and a candle was lit. Then they shared the story of… Continue Reading

Collective Worship in Year One

Collective Worship in Year One

Today a group of children led a beautiful collective worship for the rest of the class. The children had spent time together carefully planning the worship focusing on the four parts of the worship, gather, word, response and mission. They then delivered a lovely worship based around the theme Pentecost. All the children in class enjoyed… Continue Reading

Rosary Club

Rosary Club

During the month of May, children from across KS2 joined together in prayer for Rosary Club. As well as learning about and praying the Rosary, the children enjoyed exploring the various names and attributes of Mary through a range of Arts and Crafts activities                         .   Continue Reading

St. Cuthbert’s Fair

St. Cuthbert’s Fair

During Lent, children were made aware of two charities that we would be supporting as part of our work around social justice. The children were encouraged to ‘Give It Up’ as part of the CAFOD campaign to support their work overseas in countries effected by poverty. Children listened to the story of Rabiul from Bangladesh… Continue Reading

Year One and the Afternoon Tea Party

Year One and the Afternoon Tea Party

Year One had a fabulous time at the afternoon tea party. The school was filled with friends, family and people from the wider community of Heaton. The children in EYFS and KS1 showed of their cooking skills by producing wonderful cakes for the Heaton Bake Off Project. Everyone was entertained by St Teresa’s fantastic choir,… Continue Reading

‘Give It Up’ charity campaign

‘Give It Up’ charity campaign

This morning, all the children listened and learned about the work of CAFOD (Catholic Association For Overseas Development). The children heard about a boy in Bangladesh and the problems they encounter due to climate change. Lots of children and families around our world live in poverty and don’t have access to basic resources like water,… Continue Reading