Remembrance Day – Nov 19
West End in Schools came to run ‘Poetry and Poppy’ WWI workshops with Reception to Year 6, to show how our faith links with Dance and Writing, reminding the children that we have to look after our world community.
We also marked this important occasion by making paper poppies which we displayed in our foyer area.
Judaism Week – Nov 19
We had a very special guest, Rabbi Zvi from the Jewish Community of Berkshire, come to deliver a liturgy and workshops for several of our year groups, about elements of the Jewish faith. The children loved it and have been able to make links with the Jewish faith in their RE work.
We Sing, U Sing – Black History Month
To celebrate Black History Month, ’We Sing, U Sing’ came in to lead a liturgy of Gospel songs, to remind the children how important music is as a form of worship and praise to God. The children absolutely loved it and were singing the song all day!
Deanery INSET training - Creative RE with Lat Blaylock
To start the new academic year, Lat Blaylock delivered an inspiring session to several of the schools in our Catholic Deanery, which we hosted here at Mount Carmel, on how to teach RE creatively.
Life of Christ Trip - June 19
Our Year 4 & 5 children went on a trip to the Wintershall estate to see a production of the life of Christ.