Understanding of the World

Learning about Good Friday

Reception enjoyed learning about Good Friday. They learnt that Jesus died on Good Friday because he loves us all and understand why the cross is such a significant symbol. Reception enjoyed a carrousel if activities. They collaged 2 large crosses, buttered and ate hot cross buns and made beaded pipe cleaner crosses. They also revisited… 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

Year 2: International Week: Malta

Year 2: International Week: Malta

International Week: Malta Year 2 had a great afternoon learning all about Malta, courtesy of Ms Claire-Marie Agius. Children learned all about this interesting country through factual information on culture and tradition. The children also sang Maltese songs and played games before drawing the Maltese flag and the George Cross, which was awarded to Malta… 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

Centenary Celebrations in Year 1

Centenary Celebrations in Year 1

Year One have been working alongside Reception this week for our Centenary Celebrations. They have been busy taking part in lots of activities all linked to World War One. The children learnt all about rationing and why it happened and were able to make their own ration books. They wrote words about the war in… Continue Reading