This half term we have been learning how to play the djembe drums. Over the half term we have learnt that djembe drums originate from West Africa and were used to communicate between tribes over long distances.
To help us remember the different rhythms we have used familiar phrases and sentences like ‘eggs and bacon’ and ‘yum yum tastes like chicken’. You might have heard us singing these at home.
Next half term we will be learning how to play the samba drums. We are very excited! What do you think of our final djembe performance?
Please see the attached newsletter for lots of information of events happening in our school this week!
(3) 12.10.18 Signpost
Children in Need wristbands will be on sale from Monday 15th October from the Ocean Room every playtime.
The cost of the wristbands are £1.
During the week commencing 15th October, we will be celebrating Harvest Festival within school. This year we will be asking the children to think of others who are perhaps less fortunate than us. This year we would like to help the Daily Bread Food Larder (CARE) who hand out emergency food parcels to local people […]
via Harvest Festival — Signhills News
Year 3 have thoroughly enjoyed this afternoon, we have been finishing off and painting our earthquake proof buildings. They all survived the mini earthquake test caused by the teachers! Take a look at our structures.