Mrs Marchant came to speak to us from Amnesty International. She talked about Malala and how Malala didn’t have rights. Malala was very brave.
We have been learning about what Individual liberty means. We learned about the United Nations Convention for the Rights of the Child. We discussed which ones were important to us.
We discussed about what ‘discrimination’ means and how Martin Luther King worked hard to end race discrimination.
We learned about the significance of the poppy and reflected on what the 2018 centenary of Armistice Day means. We used art to create poppies and listened to the poem In Flanders Fields.
These year six boys were praised for their respectful behaviour and good manners- they say good morning and hold doors open for other people, making extra effort to allow adults to pass by.
We made use of the British Value of democracy by holding a school council hustings. Year Sixes presented speeches explaining why they would be effective school council representatives and the rest of the children cast votes.