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Rainbow Challenges

Rainbow Challenges

This week Year One were set as series of challenges covering a variety of subjects.

R.E. – The children were asked to complete a collage expressing how they think God loves the world and the people in it.

Maths – The children practiced counting numbers up to 20 by counting pasta into a bag.

The children also worked on learning the 12 months of the year by ordering and reciting them.

Geography- The children were asked to label the four countries of the U.K. and they spent time locating different cities within the England.

I.C.T. – The children worked on the Maths program Numbots.

D.T – This week the children learned how to make a flange and how it can strength models.

 

Science – The children continued to learn about the seasons and also discussed weather types.

Year 2: The Last Supper

Year 2: The Last Supper

Year 2 children have now started their new R.E. topic: Eucharist-Relating: Thanksgiving. For our first session, children discussed and answered questions about being thankful. Children said they were thankful for their parents, teachers and school dinners! For our second learning focus, children read aloud the story of the Last Supper. Before hand, children discussed and… Continue Reading

Hoops4Health Finals

Hoops4Health Finals

One of our Year 5 teams progressed from the main group stage of the Hoops4Health programme competition and reached the Newcastle Finals on Friday night. The team played their semi-final on the Newcastle Eagles court before their main game at 7.30pm. It was an evenly contested match against a local middle school -a great achievement… Continue Reading

Year 2: Advent – Isaiah

Year 2: Advent – Isaiah

Today in R.E., children learned about Isaiah, who was a Hebrew prophet, who was believed to have lived about 700 years before the birth of Jesus Christ. Born in Jerusalem, Israel, he was said to have found his calling as a prophet when he saw a vision in the year of King Uzziah’s death. Isaiah… Continue Reading

Year 5 RE

Year 5 RE

Year 5 have been learning about ‘Ourselves’ in RE. They have been exploring their unique qualities and talents alongside looking at scripture. After reading one of St Paul’s letters to the Colossians, they shared responses to questions before writing their own acrostic poems celebrating unique qualities and differences. Continue Reading

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