R.E.

Year 2 – Signs and Symbols

Year 2 – Signs and Symbols

Year 2 finished their R.E. topic – Signs and Symbols – by producing an image based on some of the areas covered in baptism. Children chose to do a white dove as a symbol of peace, a lit baptism candle, and rays of sunlight to represent Jesus as the light of the world.

  

RE in Year 1

RE in Year 1

As part of their RE topic on Belonging, Year 1 went to church to learn about Baptism. The children took part in a role play of a baptism taking on the parts of the parents, Godparents, priest, reader and friends of the family.   Continue Reading

Year 2 – R.E. Baptism

Year 2 – R.E. Baptism

Year 2 started their new R.E. topic this week, which is all about Baptism. Children have started a non-chronological report on Baptism and today looked at the welcome process of the church. Children also acted out the events of a family taking their child to church to be baptised. Christians believe that everyone is invited… Continue Reading

Year 2 – Judaism – Shabbat

Year 2 – Judaism – Shabbat

Year 2 enjoyed learning more about Shabbat this week and focused on the items used when setting the table. The table is traditionally covered with a white tablecloth and richly set with the fanciest tableware owned. Silver candle stick holders are placed upon the table; cutlery is cleaned and polished; two loaves of sweet bread… Continue Reading

Rainbow Challenges in Year 1

Rainbow Challenges in Year 1

This week the children were set 6 challenges to complete over the week. R.E. – The children have been learning about Judaism and enjoyed listening to the story about how God promised Abraham that his family would number as many as the stars. The children then complete their own collage of stars. Science – the… Continue Reading

R.E. in Year 1

R.E. in Year 1

The children enjoyed working on their R.E. topic of Families. Today the children compared their family life to that of Jesus and the holy family. They had a great discussion about what they thought Jesus would have done when he was 5 or 6 years old. Them the children recorded the thoughts in pictures.  … Continue Reading

Year 2 – Judaism

Year 2 – Judaism

Judaism In Year 2 today, children learned about the Jewish day of rest, Shabbat, and how a Jewish family do things differently to the six ordinary weekdays. Shabbat is the Hebrew word for Sabbath, which Jewish people mark from nightfall on Friday night until nightfall on Saturday. From this story comes the idea of a day… Continue Reading