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
Our Y5 and Y6 football teams were pitted against each other, and against a team from Tetsworth, in a friendly event this week. All the players put in a huge amount of effort and played some brilliant football throughout the session, and everyone showed so much support and encouragement for each other. Well done to
Children from across KS2 have taken part in a Quidditch Day, provided by Enrich Education. The day started with a ‘Sorting Assembly’, where our House Captains were sorted into each of the Harry Potter Houses, ready for the day of Quidditch! Classes learnt the role of the different players and the skills involved in Quidditch,
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
In their music lessons this term Y5 have been learning about Afro-Latin Call and Response music. Here they are performing some pieces in this style using Boomwhackers.