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Our Weekly Statements to Live By

Each week, at St. Mary’s, we have a different statement to live by which helps us live our life as Jesus taught us to. We discuss these in class and have a Liturgy based around these each week. Please ask your child about what they have learned about.

  • We are all special.
  • I can say one good thing about myself.
  • I can say how I feel.
  • I can laugh and have fun.
  • I know what to do if I see anyone being hurt.
  • I understand that rights match responsibility.
  • I try to stand up for myself and others without hurting others
  • I try to be just and fair.
  • I can tell you how I look after myself.
  • I think before I make choices that affect my health.
  • I can work, play, rest and pray each day.
  • Simple things can make us happy.
  • I try to love others as I love myself.
  • I try to follow our school and classroom rules.
  • I know I belong in a community that includes my school.
  • I know we are happiest when we are united.
  • I listen to what you say. I show that I am listening to you.
  • I co-operate with others in work and play.
  • I try to use words that make the world a better place. (Please, sorry, thank you)
  • I try to appreciate the beauty and the wonder in the world around me.
  • I know that it is ok for me to make mistakes.
  • I can learn from my mistakes and failures.
  • I try to keep going when things are difficult and not give up hope.
  • I know what humility means.
  • I know when to ask for help and who to ask for help from.
  • I can recognise comfortable and uncomfortable feelings.
  • I know how to help others when they are in trouble.
  • I understand what trust means o I try to forgive people when they hurt me.
  • I try to accept forgiveness from others.
  • I know how to show I am sorry.
  • I understand the importance of peace.
  • I know what human dignity means and I show that I respect others.
  • I stand up for people who are being treated unfairly.
  • I notice that we are the same and we are different.
  • I try to be accepting of others.