The First Week of Advent

The First Week of Advent

This week, in Cherry class, we have been focusing on Advent, starting our preparation for Christmas, Jesus’ birth. After preparing our class altar with our Advent wreath, we have been learning all about the symbolism associated and the history behind it. We have...
Persuasive writing for  purpose

Persuasive writing for purpose

Cherry class have been learning all about persuasive writing over the last half term and have become very convincing with their arguments! We have also been inspired by all of the news regarding climate change and the events of COP 26, so much so that they wanted to...
Red Wednesday

Red Wednesday

Today is Red Wednesday, when we raise awareness of ACN and the work that they do across the world to support those in war torn countries. St Clare’s Church will be lit up red tonight, along with lots of other famous buildings, to show their support. In class, we...
WWI Educational Visit

WWI Educational Visit

Wow what a morning Year 5 have had! We have been visited by a WW1 educational outreach teacher – the children have been parading as if they were soldiers in the First World War, reenacting the start of the war, hiding in trenches, using periscopes to look out...