R.E.

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

Year 2 – Landscape Patterns

Year 2 – Landscape Patterns

Art and Design Landscape Patterns In our art and design lessons, children have been developing a wide range of art and design techniques in using colour, pattern, texture, line and shape. Children have then used these ideas to explore landscape scenes that linked to our R.E. lesson on beginnings, where children read about the story… Continue Reading

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… Continue Reading

Year One Rainbow Challenges

Year One Rainbow Challenges

Each week Year One are set seven rainbow challenges to complete in the afternoons. This week the tasks were… RE – making a lolly-stick puppet of their families. Science-Selecting a tree to observe throughout the seasons in forest school and sorting pictures into season. Geography – learning about the countries of the U.K and locating… Continue Reading