Some of Year 6 have been working hard this week in their break times to learn a dance to one of our worship songs – ‘You are good’. They performed this in worship and then the whole school joined in; as you can see its great fun but very tricky!
On Thursday we had our Easter Service. The children helped us to think about the real meaning of Easter through songs and readings. Yr.5 accompanied songs with their amazing djembe drumming, there were beautiful harmonies and solos from several of the children and some excellent dancing from KS1 and Yr.3. Thank you to Mrs Brookes who worked … Continue reading
We celebrated Easter with a creative day today. The children went around the school stopping at seven stations of the cross. At each station they learnt about a part of the Easter story and considered its importance and relevance to their lives today. They also were able to take part in seven crafts to consolidate … Continue reading
Today in worship all the children sat with their buddies to listen to Dave Barker from Cheriton Baptist Church. He talked about the importance of The Lord’s Prayer and focused on the section about forgiveness. This fitted in perfectly as forgiveness is our school value this term. Dave talked about how easy it is to expect … Continue reading
This morning our worship was led by the puppet team from South Kent Community Church. The puppets helped us to think about the story of Jesus calming the storm and how this can relate to our lives today. They discussed how Jesus can help us when we’re afraid and prevent our fears from holding us … Continue reading
This morning we had our Mother’s Day Service. Reverend Cameron helped us to reflect on our mothers and all the jobs that they do for us. The children led us in prayers and read the Bible reading alongside Marilyn Edey (one of our school directors). All the ladies in the church were then given some … Continue reading
This Friday in our RE lesson we talked about Easter and what it means to Christians. We linked Easter to our Spring walk last week and then we watched the whole Easter story. Then it was our turn! Every table had a different part of the Easter story on it and we used Playmobile and … Continue reading
As part of the story of Easter which includes rebirth, the Owls went out into the church yard to search for signs of new life. Despite the bitter cold we found lots of signs; snowdrops, crocuses, odd flowers on bushes, the shoots of new daffodils and the sticky buds on the Horse Chestnut trees. It … Continue reading
Today Dave Barker from the Cheriton Baptist Church came in to join us for Worship. He taught the children about how, if they let him in, Christians believe that God lives within everyone. Dave read part of a passage from the Bible explaining how the story of building your house upon a rock rather than … Continue reading
Dave Barker from Cheriton Baptist Church led us in our Worship today. He taught us about how God knows the correct path for each of us to follow.