The story of Rama and Sita

15 Jan 2019

Category: 7G

Class 7G have been learning about Hinduism during world religion week. Today we listened to some Hindu prayer and then listened to the story of Rama and Sita. We then enjoyed acting out the story. Please take a look at our pictures to see some of the fun we had!

 

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7G Class, RE, 2018-19, Equality

11G Mormonism Religious Education Week (Jan 2019)

15 Jan 2019

Category: 11G

 

This week we have been looking at the Mormon faith. We are very lucky to have the biggest Mormon Temple in Europe on our own doorstep. We took the opportunity to visit the grounds of the temple and take time to sketch and enjoy how beautiful this building and the grounds are. 

We have…

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Equality, 11G

8G The Story of Buddha

14 Jan 2019

Category: 8G

This morning some of 8G have been introduced to the story of Buddha and the origins of Buddhism. We firstly discussed if we had ever heard of Buddhism, before handling a statue of the Buddha itself. We then thought of some questions we would like to find out before reading the story of Buddha.…

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8G Class, RE, 2018-19, Equality

World Religion Week at Astley Park School

14 Jan 2019

Category: Equality

This week at Astley Park School we are having a World Religion Week. This  coincides with World Religion  Day which will take place on Sunday 20th January. Each class have been assigned a religion and will be producing work associated with that religion. Examples may include handling artefacts,…

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RE, Equality

Proud Trust Staff Training

20 Nov 2018

Category: Equality

As part of our commitment to equality for all, we asked the Proud Trust to deliver LGBT+ training to all staff last Wednesday after school. We learnt about the difference between sexual orientation and gender identity and how both can be a spectrum and how people can be fluid on both spectrums. We…

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PSHCE, 2018-19, Equality

Different Families Same Love!

20 Nov 2018

Category: Rowan

This week Rowan class have been reading a book called The Family Book! We have learnt about lots of different family types, including those who live close and those who live far away, those who are the same colour as us and those who are a different colour than us, some that have one mum or dad…

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2017-18, Rowan Class, Equality

8G visit The Salvation Army

20 Nov 2018

Category: 8G

As part of our RE lessons on The Salvation Army, 8G visited The Salvation Army Church in Wigan on the morning of Tuesday 20th November. On arrival we were greeted by Mark and Alison who talked to us about The Salvation Army. They told us more about the founders of The Salvation Army , William and…

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8G Class, RE, 2018-19, Equality

8G visit The Salvation Army

20 Nov 2018

Category: 8G

As part of RE lessons on The Salvation Army, 8G visited The Salvation Army Church in Wigan on the morning of Tuesday 20th November. We were greeted and shown around by Alison and Mark. They were very friendly and told us about the founders William and Catherine Booth and how The Salvation Army…

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8G Class, RE, 2018-19, Equality