Well done to Year 4 on their fabulous ukulele playing, we all hope you enjoy watching the final recordings of their songs, showing how well they have mastered chord changes, different strumming patterns and a variety of styles of music. This has been a real team effort, and many thanks go to Mrs Smith, Mrs
This year John Hampden had a very different Artsweek experience due to the pandemic and keeping our school Covid safe. We still had Artsweek but at a later date and without our usual army of helpers. Artsweek this year was in class, each class timetabling their own week of artisitic activities ranging from silk painting
This term our topic has been ‘Place of the Pyramids: Ancient Egypt’. The children started the term with a flight to Egypt, getting their passports stamped! We then found out more about Ancient Egypt; we learnt about the food Egyptians used to eat, about the pyramids, about some of the Ancient Egyptian Gods and in
Year 3 have made Fantastic Fox masks using felt. Cutting the felt was a challenge but the children really enjoyed sewing their whiskers onto their masks. Here are a few pictures of Mulberry class wearing the final product. Watch out, there are foxes about!
Our beautiful ‘Tree of Reflection’ is in progress! Every child has created a pebble – based on their own personal reflection of ‘Lockdown’. Staff and friends of John Hampden have created knitting and crochet to add even more colour. We would love to add some more pebbles, knitting and crochet pieces to our tree over