First Federation Trust
Our Collective Worship at Blackpool School.
These assemblies focus on exploring our school Christian Values. There is a particularly focus on Christian values linked to the stories the children have heard explained by Rev John as he explores ‘God’s Big Story’
Singing worship songs reflecting the themes of the week
A focus on the bible story of the week. Our Bible stories are told following ‘God’s Big Story’ following a chronological plan. This links with our RE learning.
Rev John from St Michael’s Church Liverton, or members of the Church Open The Book Group leads these assemblies.
Pupil-led assemblies. These assemblies follow the themes of the School Values and British Values. They often follow a format of asking the children to discuss a Big Question.
Pupils lead children’s prayers when possible.
Celebration assembly including:
Collective Worship Day1
Our School Values of Aspire, Flourish and Achieve have been linked to other Christian Values. These values are central to all our collective worship. Monday’s Collective Worship is particularly focused on highlighting these values to our School Community.
Collective Worship Day 2
We come together to sing praise and worship. We also take time to learn and practice our School Song which reminds us of all our School Values and Curriculum Threads.
Collective Worship Day 3
God’s Big Story
Vicar John or our local Open The Book Group takes us on a journey through the stories in the Bible.
Collective Worship Day 4
These assemblies, led by our school House Captains or Ethos Group, focus on Big Questions. We explore themes linked to British Values and our School Values.
Our special Assemblies
Throughout the Year every child in our school is involved in leading a special assembly in our school. This is an opportunity for us to invite parents and the wider community to share in out collective worship.
- Unit 1 - Harvest Assembly
Unit 3 - Remembrance Assembly
Unit 2 - Easter Assembly
EYFS - Mothers day assembly