Today Year 2 worked in groups to act out and retell the Christian creation story, showing what Christians believe happened on each day. The children worked really well together.
On Friday Ducklings learned about Mosques and how to draw one by following a step by step design on the white board. We then watched a short film on how the Muslim faith pray and heard Arabic Prayers. During PE we enjoyed Dance in the sun with James. We listened to different music beats and … Continue reading
This term we have been learning about the Jewish religion and how it is celebrated. We have looked at the different Synagogues around the country and the treasures they hold inside, such as the Sidhar, Torah, Ark and Eternal Flame. Today we learnt how to play a game that is often played during Hanukkah. It … Continue reading
During our Judaism week we learnt about the importance of Abraham to the faith of Judaism. We had already learnt about Abraham when we learnt about People of God in Term 1, so it was lovely to hear so many of the children making links to their previous learning. After they recapped the story of … Continue reading
The whole school has taken part in an RE World Religions Focus Week- and the spotlight this term was on Judaism. Every class had a special lesson each day focusing on different aspects of Jewish beliefs, history and festivals. We learnt about the lives of Jews both in the past and in modern times and … Continue reading
St Eanswythe’s Worship Leaders and Confirmation candidates visited Canterbury Cathedral this week. We had a fantastic time learning about the incredible history and fascinating religious aspects of the beautiful building. In the morning we had the opportunity to dress up as pilgrims and monks ready for our tour. We took a journey through history learning … Continue reading
After a delay because of bad weather last term, on Friday 22nd April 2022 we all finally got to take part in our Holi/Holy Fun Run. If this had gone ahead on the planned date it would have tied in with both Holy week and the Hindu Festival of Holi so we combined the two … Continue reading
The PTFA ran an Easter Egg decorating competition and we were delighted to get so many amazing entries – you certainly made it very hard for the judges! Congratulations to the three children in each class who won a prize – and well done to everyone who made such a fantastic effort!
Fridays are full of exciting learning activities for Ducklings. For RE we listened to the story of Jesus performing the miracle of turning water into wine at a wedding and acted out the scenes. Some of the shocked faces were very believable. During PE we were throwing and bouncing balls to catch them but remembering … Continue reading
We thought you might like to see what we get up to in Owls Class on a Friday as it is a very different routine to the rest of the week. Today as we arrived into class we all noticed that our class elf had been up to no good and had put all the … Continue reading