Lighting the Candle of Joy
Thank you Father David for visiting our school to virtually talk to us about Joy and the meaning of the Christingle.
The World Made a Rainbow
On 7.12.20, Mrs. Allen shared the beautiful story ‘The World Made a Rainbow’ with all the children in school.
The Start of Advent
We safely welcomed Father David to school and he spoke about the importance of the Christian Season of Advent. We lit the candles of Hope and Peace on the wreath, kindly made by Mrs. Rossall (Mrs. Birch’s Mum).
The Day the Crayons Quit
On 23.11.20, Mrs Allen shared one of her favourite stories with the children in school.
Staying Safe Outdoors
On 16.11.20, Mrs. Allen and Allison (Countywide Road Safety Officer) informed the children on how to stay safe outdoors. There are some very important safety messages in this assembly, particularly during the winter months.
Three Years to the Day
Today, Mrs. Allen M.B.E. assembly was all about her trip to Buckingham Palace. Mrs. Allen recounted her trip to meet the Queen and shared the story of receiving her M.B.E. for services to education. We are all very proud of her.
Birkwood Pays Tribute
Mrs Allen led our virtual Remembrance Assembly this week in preparation for Sunday. The children were all very respectful within their own classrooms and there was a very solemn mood throughout school. Look out for our special tribute outside school.
‘Here We Are’
On Monday 19th October, Mrs. Allen shared ‘Here We Are’ by Oliver Jeffers, and the children took part in another virtual quiz.
We Are Family – 12.10.20
In this morning’s assembly, Mrs. Allen explored the importance of families. Everybody’s families may be different but they are equally as special.