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Felt Poppies

As part of a Design Technology project the whole of Key Stage 2 have been sewing buttons. Mrs Pearce set a challenge for everyone to sew on a button. As we are commemorating the First World War Centenary she decided it would be a fitting way to mark the anniversary by...

Dunston Schools Remembrance Service

Our Year 6 pupils were invited to a First World War Centenary service led by Reverend David Atkinson from St Nicholas' church. They were joined by other pupils from local schools, where prayers and poems were read by the children. Also attending this event were...

Diwali Lights

Reception class have been learning about Diwali the festival of light. They have been busy making Diya candle holders out of clay. The children have decorated their candle holders with patterns. They had great fun making them and can't wait to try them...

Remembrance Day

On Friday Mrs Pearce  and Year 6 led the whole school with a liturgy marking the centenary of Armistice Day.  It marks the day World War One ended, at 11am on the 11th day of the 11th month, back in 1918. The children led the readings and poems and prayers and gave...

Year 6 Liturgy

This week year 6 invited family and friends to their liturgy on Remembrance. Through their readings, singing and reflections the children led a very thought provoking liturgy which helped everyone remember why it is so important to remember all those who served and...

October – Attentive

In October the children were asked to say the Rosary. The children were provided with Rosary beads and instructions on how to say the Rosary. The children could reflect on Mary's life celebrating the happy times and consoling for the sad...

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