Educate and Celebrate Pride Inclusion Award
This year we have had the amazing opportunity to work with Dr Elly Barnes MBE at Educate and Celebrate to work towards achieving our Inclusion Award.
At Hallsville we are committed to anti-discriminatory practice and we value the diversity of all of our students and their families.
At Hallsville we respect each others
Diversity Week 2021
Last week, we celebrated Diversity Week across the school. Every year group studied a different country and delved into their cultures and traditions. We also took part in lots of exciting workshops.
Nursery looked at the France and had great fun.
Reception learnt all about India.
Year 1 leant all about Brazil and got to try their hand at Samba dancing.
Year 2 looked at China and were amazed by its ancient history. They were lucky enough to try Chinese dragon dancing.
Year 3 celebrated Japan and sent a morning using watercolour to paint cherry blossom trees and learn shadow puppetry.
Year 4 looked into Somalia and got to do some African drumming.
Year 5 looked at the Caribbean islands and were shocked to discover its history of colonisation. They also had the pleasure of working with Mr Maxim to prepare and cook their own Caribbean meal.
Year 6 delved into Mexico and the festival of Dia De Los Muertos (the Day of the Dead)
Black History Week 2021
During Black History Week we focused on the theme ‘Proud to be’ and took part in lots of workshops to learn about inspirational figures and key events. This video showcases all of the wonderful learning which took place.