Weekly Events

On this page we will share the main events of each week. Remember to check each year group's page for even more information and up to date news and images. We also provide regular updates on our Twitter feed (@CCPSLichfield).

Each term we will transfer these events to the Gallery section of our website.

 

Week beginning Monday 12th June 2017

Learning in Reception

As part of their Big Question, Reception have made their very own sea creatures this week. All of the children also went to Church on Wednesday for worship.

  

Year 1 Bakes!

What a wonderful afternoon for Year 1 on Thursday! They baked and decorated some delicious cupcakes.

  

History Workshops

 Children in Year 2 and Year 3 have taken part in a history workshop this week. Year 2 have learnt all about The Great Fire of London and Year 3 have had an Egyptian workshop.

 

4SC Inspire Workshop

It was wonderful to see so many adults from home in school on Tuesday morning for 4SC's Inspire Workshop. The children (and adults) had a super time learning the Jitterbug and took part in other WW2 related activities.

   

 

Week beginning Monday 5th June 2017

Whitemoor Lakes

Year 4 have enjoyed a fun-packed few days at Whitemoor Lakes. They took part in a huge range of activities and everyone at Christ Church is so proud of them. Well done Year 4 - a real credit to our school.

   

Bikeability

Year 6 have had a wonderful two days where they have learnt how to ride safely and look after their bike. It has been great to see the children so enthusiastic and confident on the roads too.

  

Under the sea

Reception have had a great week learning about what can be found under the sea. The children have been very interested in this topic and have asked some brilliant questions.

  

 

Week beginning Monday 22nd May 2017

Good to be Green

Once again, it has been another super worship with many awards given out. Well done Christ Church!

   

Ready Steady Cook!

Year 4 have been designing and making their very own pizzas this week - they look and smell delicious!

   

Tennis success

Well done to our wonderful Year 3 and Year 4 children who took part in a tennis tournament this week - everyone playing brilliantly!

Magnetic Fun!

Year 3 have had fun playing their magnetic games this week in science.

  

Outdoor Maths in Year 6

It's been a brilliant week for learning outside and Year 6 have made full use of our wonderful field and playground.

  

Reception enjoying the sunshine

What beautiful weather we have had this week at Christ Church. Reception have taken full advantage of their outdoor area.

  

 

Week beginning Monday 15th May 2017

Learning in Reception

Reception have been busy being creative with the cardboard boxes today - some have even made their very own campervan!

Out of this world with Year 1!

Year 1 had a wonderful day on Tuesday where they spent the whole day in space!

 

Learning in Year 6

Year 6 have launched their new Big Question this week: Has Greece always been in the news? They started off by learning about the geography of Greece and why so many people go on holiday there.

  

Who will be an engineer?

This week Year 6 put their engineering skills to the test. We really do have some great engineers at Christ Church!

 

 

Week beginning Monday 8th May 2017

Post SATs Party!

What a week it has been for Year 6! We are so incredibly proud of all of their hard work and resilience this week. Thursday afternoon was time for post SATs partying!

   

Learning in Year 1

Year 1 have been using their art and maths skills this week. Well done!

  

A busy week for Year 5

It has been a great week for Year 5. They have been working on their team building skills in Forest School, developing their jumping skills and designing their own moving monsters!

   

Learning in Year 4

Year 4 have been revising what they know about the digestive system as part of their science this week.

   

 

SATs Breakfast

Each morning this week Year 6 have enjoyed time to socialise with their friends whilst eating breakfast. Thanks to our wonderful kitchen staff for making breakfast each morning!

  

 

Planting Seeds

Year 2 have been using their gardening skills this week as they planted sunflower seeds.

  

Learning in Reception

Reception have been busy creating their own mini-beasts and the habitats that they could live in.

  

 

Week beginning Monday 1st May 2017  

Year 1 Big Question

This week Year 1 have launched their brand new Big Question: Where will the wheels on the bus go? We can't wait to see find out what the children will learn this term.

   

 

Debating in Year 2

Year 2 have been discussing and debating whether or not the environmental area should be used to build houses on. They have also produced some super writing about this!

  

 

 Environmental Art

Year 6 have been using their artistic skills to create environmental art linking to our Christ Church Values.

   

 

Week beginning Monday 27th March 2017

Busy Bees

Reception have been busy learners this week; exploring all areas of their environment.

   

 

Tag Rugby

Children in Year 5 and 6 took part in a Tag Rugby tournament on Wednesday. We are so proud of everyone that took part and the team spirit was outstanding!

 

What can we learn from Christ Church?

This week Year 6 visited Christ Church again to see the reredos up close. The children then sketched various parts of the church that they hadn't noticed on previous visits.

   

 

 

Week beginning Monday 20th March 2017

Red Nose Day!

 Today (Friday 24th March) we have raised money for Red Nose Day. Everyone has come to school wearing a red accessory - some are very creative! In exchange for our red accessories, everyone has donated £1 to Red Nose Day.

   

  

Year 1 Worship

Our magnificent Year 1 children led worship on Friday. The theme for their worship was Kindness. The children retold a super story about a giant who showed great kindness to others. Well done Year 1!

 

Value Tokens

Each year groups has been working hard to earn Value Tokens. A token is awarded when one or more of our School and Christian Values are demonstrated. We are so proud of just how many Value Tokens have been handed out in the last couple of months. Well done Christ Church!

A special congratulations to Reception and Year 6 who have been awarded the most Value Tokens are the winners of the trip to Beacon Park for an afternoon of fun and treats!

   

 

Week beginning Monday 13th March 2017

Science Week

We have had a super Science Week at Christ Church with each class exploring various investigations linked to changes. The week was introduced by our wonderful Science Leaders in worship. The children then hosted a Showcase in the call to display and discuss the different areas of science that had been learnt about during the week.

      

Library Visits

Lots of classes in school have visited Lichfield library over the last week and other classes will be visiting soon. It has been great to explore our local library and borrow books to read at home.

 

Week beginning Monday 6th March 2017

Gardening Day

Thank you to all of the wonderful adults and children who joined us on Saturday for our Gardening Day. It really was a huge success!

    

DT skills

Year 6 are extremely proud of their finished products - great DT skills!

 

Forest Schools

As part of their Forest Schools work this week, Year 5 found efficient ways to transport logs!

   

Learning to research

Children in Year 5 visited The Friary on Monday where they learnt how to carry out effective research.

 

Week beginning Monday 27th February 2017

American Showcase

As part of their Big Question this term, Year 5 showcased their super American projects!

   

World Book Day

It was fantastic to see so many wonderful costumes in school as part of World Book Day. Well done to everyone for the amazing effort that they made.

  

Scientific Fun!

Children in Year 5 spent the morning at the Cathedral School learning all about science. They were also fortunate enough to carry out some exciting experiments too!

  

Class debate in Year 6

As part of their Literacy, Year 6 held a class debate to discuss whether or not the dark really is good or bad. We had some very strong opinions!

  

Reading

Children in Year 6 visited Reception this week so that the children could enjoy their favourite stories together.

   

Forest Schools

Year 5 have been learning lots about the outdoors through Forest Schools. We can't wait to see what else they get up to on the next few weeks.

    

 

Week beginning Monday 13th February 2017

Good to be Green Worship

It was brilliant to be able to celebrate so many children being Green this half term. There were awards from the Teaching Assistants, Governors and Lunch time staff. Also six lucky children were pulled out of the box for being Green all half term!

       

Stone Age Art

Year 4 have been putting their Art skills to good use this week as they have produced some fantastic Stone Age inspire art work.

  

Movie Treat

Year 6 have yet again reached the top of their job-o-meter! Whilst working hard in their jobs they have collected an impressive about of job credits. This meant that they were able to enjoy a movie afternoon on Wednesday! Well done Year 6.

 

Tasting Chinese food!

Reception have been tasting delicious Chinese treats whilst they have been learning about Chinese New Year. Amongst the tasty treats were spring rolls, prawn crackers, noodles and rice!

  

 

Week beginning Monday 30th January & Monday 6th February 2017

Explorer Day!

What an exciting day for Year 2 on Thursday! They have been explorers all day where they have learnt about David Livingstone and Victoria Falls. What great explorers they make!

  

Year 1 visit Church

On Wednesday Year 1 visited Church for their worship.

 

Writing to be proud of

Year 6 are particularly proud of their writing this week - as are we!

 

Derby Faith Trail

Year 4 had a brilliant morning in Derby where they took part in the Faith Trail. Whilst there the children visited different places of worship such as a Temple and Mosque.

    

Safer Internet Day

As part of Safer Internet Day Year 6 held a class debate about the relevance and importance of the Internet in 2017. It was fantastic to see and hear the opinions of Year 6 and the confidence in which they carried out the debate.

  

Volcanic Eruption!

As part of their Big Question, Year 3 have created their very own volcanoes and even erupted them!

  

World Religion Day

Friday was a super day at Christ Church as each year group learnt about a different religion. It was interesting to explore a range of religions. We will share what we have learnt during worship next Monday.

    

Hunting for shapes

Year 1 have been busy this week looking around school for various shapes. It's amazing how many shapes there in our classrooms and corridors!

 

Year 6 Worship

Well done to Miss Stonier's Year 6 class for a super worship on Friday morning about Tolerance.