Mrs L Gourley

Our Lady of Lourdes

Our Lady of Lourdes

This week we celebrated the feast of Our Lady of Lourdes. The children blessed themselves with holy water from the grotto as they gathered. They then listened to the story of Our Lady appearing to Bernadette. The children thought about the qualities of Our Lady and...

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The Last Supper

The Last Supper

Year 2 have retold the story of the Last Supper. They know this was the meal Jesus had with the disciples before he suffered. The children acted out and said the words Jesus did during the meal. The children considered the thoughts and feelings of Jesus and the...

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Who runs fastest?

Who runs fastest?

Year 2 investigated whether the age of a person influences the speed they run. The children tested a 4 year old, 6 year old, 8 year old, 10 year old and a grown up. To make the test fair the children decided to keep the gender and the distance they ran the same....

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Books in Church

Books in Church

Year 2 found out about some of the books used in Church. The children looked at these books and were able to identify what they are used for. They looked at; The Holy Bible, Gospel, Hymn Book, Missal and Prayer...

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St. Thomas Aquinas

St. Thomas Aquinas

Year 2 celebrated the feast of St. Thomas Aquinas. The children discussed that St. Thomas Aquinas was a teacher and a writer and he helped many students, especially those wanting to be a priest. The children read the prayer to St. Thomas Aquinas and asked for his...

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Sawing

Sawing

In DT Year 2 used the saw the carefully cut their doweling to make the axle for their winding mechanism. The children began by accurately measuring and marking their wood. They learnt about using the saw...

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