Learning about baptism in LKS2

LKS2 have continued their learning about Christianity by looking at the importance of baptism in the Christian faith. We found out that Jesus himself was baptised and the way that baptism can welcome people into the church family and give them the opportunity to have their sins forgiven and to start afresh. We then had […]

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Year 2 RE: Acting Kind

Today the children completed their drama work on the theme of kindness. They have been exploring what it means to be kind over the past few weeks, learning the bible story of the Good Samaritan and using drama to re-tell this important parable. We have also asked the key question of “Is it possible to […]

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RE in LKS2

Year 3 and 4 have been thinking about why Christians go to church. With lots of discussion we were able to think of every reason a Christian may go to church, we also discussed if they had to go to church to do all of the things we thought of.

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Acting kind- year 2 RE

Year 2 are continuing their focus on kindness and learning the bible story of The Good Samaritan. We have completed our display of kind hearts that the children wrote and decorated. This week we used drama to explore what kindness looks like in action. The children worked so hard to act out scenarios such as […]

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UKS2 RE

What is love? Today we found out what Jesus did in his life that showed love. We used drama to act out different bible verses that showed Jesus’s love to others ❤️ Then we heard Corinthians 13, and learned what the bible says love truly is (or isn’t). We thought about what it means to […]

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UKS2 RE

Is anything ever eternal? We started thinking about our new key question by finding out what eternity truly means. We then had a discussion about what things we think are, or are not, eternal. There were some interesting contributions and many differences of opinion. We ended the lesson with a post-it debate.

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Do people have to go to church to show that they are Christians? LKS2’s learning question for this half-term.

We have started our topic this half-term by discussing special places. We know that churches are special to Christians as it’s their place of worship but we also thought that people go there for reasons other than worship: to feel a sense of community and fellowship, to mark important life events, to feel safe, to […]

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Year 2 RE

This term in year 2 RE we’re exploring a St Margaret’s school value, kindness. Last week we started by considering what kindness looks like and means to each of us. We wrote these thoughts on hearts, decorated them and will display them prominently in the classroom (watch this space). This week we read the parable […]

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