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Reception Remembrance

We remembered those who have died in the wars. They gave their lives fighting for everything we have inherited and we sometimes take for granted the sacrifice they made. “Lest we forget” We made our poppies printing with a sponge … Continue reading

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Fireworks!

Reception Class investigated the origins of Bonfire Night. We found out that King James I ordered bonfires to be lit on November 5th to symbolise the failed attempt to blow up the Houses of Parliament by Guido Fawkes and fellow … Continue reading

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El Dia De Los Muertos

The RE challenge for the October half term was to find out about the Catholic tradition of El Dia de Los Muertos in Mexico. It is a time to remember and honour the dead. In Mexico this involves attending Holy … Continue reading

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Joy Day Skipping

Reception and Nursery enjoyed learning the basics of skipping with Skipping John. After some initial exercises, the children were soon enthusiastic to jump rope.  

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Marian Procession Party

The children who took part in the Marian Procession had a small party to celebrate their commitment in attending the event, giving up their Saturday morning and in some cases cancelling their original plans. Well done children!

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Nuestra Señora De Guadalupe

Deacon Alan told us about Our Lady of Guadalupe and that he had seen the  nearly 500 year old tilma of Juan Diego bearing the miracle image of Our Lady. We decided to make our own images of Our Lady. … Continue reading

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Space

In dance we listened to Let’s Move and were transported into space. We travelled around the universe like shooting stars and revolving planets.  

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The Prayer Garden

Reception like to visit the Prayer Garden. We like it because it is peaceful and beautiful. The children led with their prayer that they composed themselves and we all repeated the petition. 

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Playing with our special friends

 Reception Class and Year 6 had lots of fun playing and learning together.  

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Special Friends

Reception and Year 6 have been getting to know each other. They have walked to Church together for Holy Mass and also played together. It was very enjoyable to watch the different relationships develop so quickly.                                                                                   … Continue reading

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