1Primary And Middle School Book Day – Shakespeare’s 450th Birth Anniversary Promenade
Our Book Day celebrations were held this year on 31st July in our back garden from 9.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m.
Each class from both the Primary and Middle Schools recreated a part of the Globe Theatre and acted out a small excerpt from one of Shakespeare’s plays. Excerpts of the plays (half an hour each) and the themes of the tents for each grade are given below.
|Class||Play||Theme of Tent|
|Primary||Buildings & stories form Stratford upon Avon|
|Grade 4||A Midsummer Night’s Dream||Shakespeare’s home and school|
|Grade 5||Tempest||Holy Trinity Church & buildings around|
|Grade 6||Merchant of Venice||Anne Hathaway’s Cottage|
|Middle School||Shakespearean Times|
|Grade 7||Romeo & Juliet||Music and Pastimes|
|Grade 8||As you like it||Costumes, Crime & Punishment|
|Grade 9||Hamlet||Monarchy, Theatre & Traditions|
Our senior students had food stalls and the children from our Special Education Unit had have a souvenir & photo stall. Monies collected from these sales will be utilized for social service and other special projects.