Students celebrate European culture

SCHOOL students have been celebrating cultural differences with a European-themed afternoon.

Thursday, 22nd March 2018, 5:55 am

Year 11 pupils from LWS Academy in Sarisbury Green invited parents and members of the community to join them for a variety of food and activities.

Event organiser Rebecca Lawley said: ‘European Day was part of the school’s spiritual, moral, social and cultural provision and a cross curricular celebration of all things European.

‘Subject teachers planned lessons that focused on a individual countries – for instance, a computing classroom was turned into a Welsh hive of activity and the PE hall was transformed into the Stade de France.

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‘Students were fascinated by the music and fashion of the past while watching Eurovision highlights from the past.

‘The day ended with a buffet of foods from across Europe, which was planned and prepared by some Year 11 students as part of their Food and Cookery coursework.’