"Our prayer cannot be reduced to an hour on Sundays. It is important to have a daily relationship with the Lord."
Through prayer and worship, we give thanks to God and it is important that children understand that there is a purpose to prayer. At Our Lady of Lourdes, the children say daily prayers at set times during our school day: at the start of the school day, before lunch, after lunch and at the end of the day. As well as these, the children explore a variety of methods of prayer such as:
Children also have many opportunities to write their own prayers and there are times for spontaneous prayer and silent prayer too.