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Year 6 lead Mass

Tuesday, 14 November 2017

Year 6’s lovely display

On Tuesday 14th November it was the turn of Year 6 to lead our whole school Mass.

The children prepared the offertory, readings and prayers as well as creating a lovely altar display and acting out the Gospel.

Well done Year 6!

Year 3 lead assembly

Friday, 10 November 2017

Year 3 during their assembly

On Friday 10th November it was the turn of Year 3 to lead out Friday assembly.

The children shared their learning all about Remembrance Sunday and why it is so important.  The children shared lots of historical facts and information about why people wear poppies.

Well done Year 3!

KS1 lead Mass

Tuesday, 7 November 2017

The lovely display in front of the altar

On Tuesday 7th November the children from Years 1 and 2 worked together to lead our whole school Mass.

The children prepared the readings, a role-play, the offertory and a lovely display to make Mass just perfect.

Well done everyone form Key Stage One.

Year 3’s Prayer Service

Tuesday, 31 October 2017

Year 3’s lovely display

On Tuesday 31st October Year 3 led a very special Prayer Service in school.

The children prepared and read readings, prayers, performed a role-play, played musical instruments and created a lovely prayer display to honour Our Lady on the last day of one of her special months – October.

Well done everyone from Year 3 for leading such a lovely service.

Year 3 organise their Prayer Partner Gathering!

Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Year 3 and 6 in their Prayer Partner Gathering

On 18th October Year 3 took part in the Prayer Partner Gathering that they had independently prepared for their Prayer Partners in Year 6.

The children in Year 3 created a beautiful display as well as choosing the prayers, songs and creating a PowerPoint on the theme of Mary and reminding us of the values of Eloquent and Truthful which are our focus this half term.

Year 6 really appreciated all of the effort that Year 3 had gone to  making the gathering really special.

Well done Year 3!

Year 5 lead Mass

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Year 5’s beautiful display!

On Tuesday 17th October it was Year 5’s turn to lead our whole school Mass.

Before Mass, as we are in the month of October, the whole school prayed a decade of the Rosary together.

Year 5 prepared Mass beautifully, they read clearly, acted sensibly and prepared a beautiful altar display.

The children also reminded us of the values of Eloquent and Truthful which we are looking at this half term.

Following Mass the Catholic children from Year 6 received the Sacrament of Reconciliation.

Year 5 Meditation Liturgy

Friday, 13 October 2017

Year 5 during their Mediation Liturgy

On Friday 13th October Year 5 prepared a special Meditation Liturgy for our Polish visitors.

During the Liturgy the children prayed for people all around the world, prayed for peace and also prayed that our visitors would have a safe journey home later today.

The children and visitors took part in a guided mediation, thinking about meeting Jesus and what they would say to him.

It was a lovely mediation Liturgy which our visitors very much enjoyed.

A very special welcome and Harvest Mass

Monday, 9 October 2017

Our lovely Harvest display!

On Monday 9th October the children led a very special Mass!

Firstly, Mass was celebrated on Monday (instead of our usual Tuesday Mass) to welcome the six teachers and the Headteacher from our partner School in Poland – SP118.

Secondly, it was our Harvest Mass and lots of families sent in tins of food which will be donated to the Good Shepherd Appeal in Wolverhampton.

Finally, we celebrated the feast day of Blessed John Henry Newman.

Year 6 did a fantastic job of preparing the readings, acting, prayers and bringing the Offertory to make our Mass so special!

6M present their assembly

Friday, 6 October 2017

6M’s special assembly

On Friday 6th October 6M shared their learning about Mary during their assembly.

The children shared lots of information about Our Lady, reminded us why she is so special and how praying the Rosary began.

The children also created a lovely display dedicated to Mary.

Well done everyone!

KS1 lead Mass

Tuesday, 3 October 2017

KS1’s lovely altar display

On Tuesday 3rd October it was the turn of the children from years 1 and 2 to prepare and lead Mass in school.

At the beginning of Mass, as it is October, we prayed a decade of the Rosary together and focussed on the First Sorrowful Mystery – Agony in the Garden.

The children acted, read, sang and brought the offertory beautifully along with creating a lovely altar display dedicated to Our Lady.

Well done children!