Year 7 have been learning about jazz concepts this term and so decided to use those skills for their Christmas performance. With jazzy rhythms, awesome improvisation and lots of fun altogether, we have two performances of ‘Good King Wences-jazz’!
Jennifer in Year 7 produced her own Christmas truce radio broadcast for her History project on World War 1.
Year 7 bubble choir singing “Almost there” from Disney’s Princess and the frog.
Miss Knight and Year 7 read Revolting Rhymes: Goldilocks
In January. Year 7 went on a two day trip to Ypres in Belgium and to the site of the Battle of the Somme in France.
On the radio this week, Mrs Mudd is our first guest of 2020 on ‘Stranded Island Songs’. This episode is presented by Ru in Year 7. Mrs Mudd shares 6 favourite songs which are important to her and the stories behind them.
Click here to listen to the full versions of the songs featured in this episode.
It’s our 2nd annual festive joke show. For the 2019 edition Liesel is joined by Zac, Sam, Arthur and James as they uncover the best (or worst) in Christmas gags.
Next Thursday, Walhampton School goes to the polls in the much anticipated mock election. Mr Clarke is joined by candidates Luke Kingsbury (Best for People’s Party) and Cameron Ward (Ecoelect Party), along with party organiser Erik Alphin (Amethyst Party) and independent commentator Hugh McIlroy. Questions provided by Scott Grocott. Remember to vote on Thursday 12th December!
This is a particularly special year for our annual trip to Arnhem as we mark the 75th anniversary of the battle. Today’s show features a recording by BBC South Today. To watch the full video on the BBC iPlayer click here. (Play from 13mins)
This week we have a performance from our Senior Chapel Choir singing ‘Something Inside So Strong’.