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Category Archives: PSHE and Citizenship

The Linking Project in Year 2

Year 2 are taking part in a National project called The Linking Project.

We are linking with a Year 2 class at Belsay school in Northumberland So far we have exchanged letters, postcards and a video with our pen pals.

Yesterday we met our pen pals and their teacher at the Laing Art Gallery.

We played some circle games to get to know our pen pals.

We completed some fantastic collaborative art projects.

We are looking forward to our pen pals coming to visit our school.

 

Friendship Week

Last week, the children of St Lawrence’s celebrated ‘Friendship Week’ in school. They thought about what makes a good friend through the various activities delivered in each class. They were particularly excited about ‘Odd Socks Day’ when they were given the opportunity to wear odd sock combinations to celebrate how unique and special we all are. Continue Reading

Year 3 trip to Broxfield Farm

Year 3 had a wonderful time today at Broxfield farm in Northumberland. We started the day by feeding some cows and learning different facts, including different types and names of cows. We then ventured into the fields and saw learnt how a combine harvester cuts the ears of wheat ready to be processed. We had… Continue Reading

World Mental Health Day

Thousands of people are saying #HelloYellow to support children and young people’s mental health on World Mental Health Day. At St Lawrence’s, we wore ‘yellow’ as part of an awareness raising campaign with www.youngminds.org.uk. and raised money for this charity. In class, we watched a video, had lots of discussion and took part in some… Continue Reading