At Michaelchurch we celebrated the festival of Diwali, the Hindu festival of light. The children were excited to find out about Rangoli patterns, which are colourful, symmetrical decorations and Divas, small pots for holding lights that are placed outside homes during Diwali to guide good fortune into their homes. The children learnt about the story behind Diwali and made puppets to retell the story. Parents were then invited in at the end of the day to share their learning and show them what they had created. The Diwali sweets were a particular success with children and adults!
14.03.18 – 19:00pm Year 4 update. Mr Crocker popped in to see the children at the outdoor centre and he can confirm that they are having a brilliant time. They were just clearing up after tea then getting ready for the evening ‘s activities. They will certainly be tired but happy when they go to… Read more »