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17/06/18

Thank you we had a blast! Thanks to Jordan our group leader. Huge thanks to Mrs Bakewell for all the hard work and to Mrs Brooks, Miss Dilworth, Miss Patel and Mrs Berthoud too! Lastly thanks HPAO kids, you did us proud and thought you were 👍🏻 https://t.co/n6vOCG9XgS

17/06/18

He was but then he did it!

17/06/18

Last activity - abseiling https://t.co/fL6Sx02EdV

17/06/18

Last activity time ☹️...low ropes https://t.co/mm5o2lm470

17/06/18

Low ropes... with Miss P and Mrs B. https://t.co/KnGb7yvLem

17/06/18

So proud of this one! https://t.co/HL4nZkmYtF

17/06/18

More brave abseilers https://t.co/7ZntmEllB3

17/06/18

First abseilers of the day... whizzing down the wall. https://t.co/8iP7Kvozhi

17/06/18

Bags packed, rooms checked, belongings reunited! Now for our morning activities. https://t.co/hDDvsjcg8M

17/06/18

Morning! We are up, only half awake and queuing for more yummy breakfast... https://t.co/cCjv3iXViO

16/06/18

Children have been fast asleep for a while (exhausted) and packed ready to leave tomorrow (sad). We have abseiling and low ropes after breakfast, lunch and then home. Night night!

16/06/18

Year 6 2018 signed football https://t.co/zXZ8w5Os0a

16/06/18

He has joined in everything and been full of smiles, maybe I just missed him in my photographing! Let me have a look through....

16/06/18

Last few photos before we go off to dinner and then start the evening entertainment. https://t.co/lddPjiPf7s

16/06/18

Marvellous Molly! https://t.co/ff2AWX6avL

16/06/18

The staff have given such care and guidance from the minute we arrived. Instant bonding and techniques to encourage children to move out of their comfort zone and try something new. As a result they overcome fears and we are so proud! https://t.co/PTDB32eL6Y

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RE

At Harris Primary Academy Orpington our families, staff and pupils are linked with many parts of the world and faith groups.  We aim to celebrate this diversity and offer a welcoming and inclusive environment for all our pupils. We believe that Religious Education (RE) provides an opportunity to celebrate and foster awareness of these differences at the academy and in the wider world.  We are very grateful to our families who support their children’s learning of other faiths, as this is the way we can bring tolerance, respect and understanding to our future world.

Pupils learn about all aspects of religious education, which involves learning about different religions, beliefs, values and traditions while exploring their own.  As we live in England, we have a broadly Christian curriculum but do look at other faiths and religions alongside this, for example Islam and being a Muslim, Sikhism and Hinduism.

We follow the Bromley approved syllabus which can be found here.  An overview is below. 

Religious education lessons are also supported by our weekly collective worship themes to celebrate a wide variety of religious festivals and celebrations. We have an annual assembly/collective worship schedule.

The Spinnaker Trust come to HPAO to do an assembly fortnightly. http://www.spinnaker.org.uk/about-spinnaker/about-spinnaker/who-we-are