Robin Class have been busy learning all about the festival of light, Diwali.
They listened to stories and learnt all about different traditions that they have for this very important holiday in India.
It is a Hindu ‘festival of lights’ which celebrates the New Year.
The word Diwali means ‘row of lighted lamps’.
Robin Class created some Diva lamps using clay.
We will wait...
In R.E. we have been exploring what a peacemaker is and how we could be one. We imagined scenarios we might find ourselves in during the school day and how we could try to be a peacemaker in these situations.
We visited church to find out more information about the Sacrament of Baptism. Father Gasper took us through each step of a baptism ceremony. We learnt about the different signs and symbols associated with baptism and what these mean.
Our Religion lessons this week have focused on Baptism and what this means to the church. We discussed how the Church welcomes it's new members, especially babies! We talked about our own experiences of Baptism, and we pretended to be parents that wanted our babies to be baptised. We interviewed one another to find out about this important choice,...