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Category Archives: RE & Catholic Life

Liturgy

Parents and families were invited to join us for our Liturgy. We had been thinking about the joy of sharing time together both at home, in school and in church. It was lovely to share the Liturgy with our families.

Lenten Toy Sale

Year 1 and 2 planned a Toy Sale to raise money for our Lenten Mission. In Lent each class is organising a fund raising event for a village in Malawi who are trying to build a Nursery. Last Friday the whole school took part in a Toy Sale.   St Lawrence’s Faith In Action Group… Continue Reading

Ash Wednesday

Yesterday we started Lent by taking part in a Ash Wednesday Liturgy in school. The school and parishioners joined together to pray. Everyone received ashes.           During the Liturgy we launched our Lenten focus for fund raising and prayer; we are planning a number of events to raise money to build… Continue Reading

Finding our brave in Year 3

As a part of Children’s Mental Health Week, and thinking about the motto, ‘Find Your Brave,’ Year 3 looked at the story ‘The Wolf’s Colourful Coat,’ by Avril McDonald. The story encourages children to find their inner strength and to try to be brave when something worries them. In the story, the character Spider showed… Continue Reading

School Choir and Orchestra spread Christmas joy to residents of St Joseph’s.

On Wednesday 11th December, children from Year 4, 5 and 6 entertained residents of St Joseph’s retirement home. We have visited the home in the summer term and spring term and it was a pleasure as always to be back. Miss McDonnell conducted the school orchestra which consists of children in Year 4, 5 and… Continue Reading

Christmas Coffee Morning

St. Lawrence’s Mini Vinnie group and Faith in Action group invited Grandparents and OAPs from our community to join us for a morning of entertainment and festive treats! The children served teas and coffees to our guests and enjoyed chatting to them. Our guests were entertained by the school choir and orchestra led by Miss… Continue Reading

Parent Liturgy in Year 2

Year 2 invited their parents into class to take part in a liturgy which they had planned, to mark the end of their topic on Signs and Symbols. We all gathered together and prayed and sang hymns. The Liturgy followed the parts of the mass and included a gospel read from the Bible. We offered… Continue Reading