Speaking and Listening

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 are present (Challah bread); and a cup or goblet and wine or grape juice for kiddush.

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 Home Learning ‘Well Being’ W/C 29-6-20

Year 2 Home Learning ‘Well Being’ W/C 29-6-20

Good evening Year 2 children and parents, I hope you are all happy and staying busy while learning at home. Thank you for sending in work from the explorers themed week. I hope you enjoyed the activities! Home learning this week will focus exclusively on well-being. In these challenging times it is more important than… Continue Reading

Year One visit to the Castle Keep

Year One visit to the Castle Keep

Year One had a great visit to the Castle keep this week. First they had a very interesting tour of the castle. The children learnt all about the different parts of the castle and listened to some historical stories. They even pretended to be an invading Scottish army!      In the afternoon the children… Continue Reading