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Lower Years Easter egg hunt

Lower Years pupils were treated to an Easter egg hunt today to celebrate the end of term and the start of the Easter holidays. The Friends of Hampton Court House went to fantastic lengths to hide Easter eggs in the grounds of the school and construct a word search to give the pupils clues which would... lead to the location of the Easter bunny. Some eager-eyed pupils even managed to spot the Easter bunny making his way through the grounds and gave chase before he went to visit the Early Years pupils.

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Y1 and Y3 Illustration Workshops

Marianne Barcilon, a famous french illustrator who has illustrated almost one hundred books for children, came to school to work with Y1 and Y3. The children took part in some fun and interactive workshops, during which the illustrator explained how to make a book, showed the pupils some drawing boards and some of her own books, and explained the importance of her role. She has also helped the children to draw emotions based on the characters in her own books.

Lower Years and Sixth Form Pupils Learn How to Make a Book

Pupils in Year 1 are currently working on a project called ‘How to make a book’, they will have the opportunity to discover the different steps involved in making a book. To help with the project the children have taken part in writing workshops led by a number of older students, including our Sixth... Form, who are helping the Y1 pupils to write their own story in French. Year 4 pupils have already spent time reading French stories with Year 1 in preparation for the writing workshops.

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