What have we been doing?
19th February - 23rd February
This week, the children at St Francis have been learning about different religions. Each year group learnt about a different religion and then presented what they had learnt to the rest of the school during an assembly.
During 'All About Me week' the children took part in workshops all around Anti-bulling. The children looked at the different types of bullying, how to stand up to bullying and how not to bully.
Chinese New Year
The children in Reception have been taking part in an immersion event all about Chinese New Year. The children loved taking part in a range of activities and learning all about it.
Reading for Pleasure
At St Francis', we love to read! The child have access to range of wonderful books that they can read on a regular basis, as well as being read to by their class teacher and sometimes even by their parents.
06.11.23 - 10.11.23
The children across the school took part in projects for STEM week. Each year group designed and created something and took part in cooking as part of our Health for Life project. They had to design, make prototypes and evaluate what was effective before creating their final project.
Reception made sandwiches
Year 1 made kites
Year 2 made pizzas
Year 3 made Greenhouses
Year 4 made Greenhouses
Year 5 made Lighthouses
Year 6 made Lighthouses and baked bread.
Ask your children what they enjoyed and learnt about during STEM Week.
BLACK HISTORY MONTH
During October, St Francis celebrated Black History Month. Black History Month gives us the opportunity to celebrate and understand the importance and impact of black culture and heritage. Each year group focused on a different black author, learning about their lives and creating artwork and writing to go on display.