As part of Interfaith Week, Year 4 have been creating together a work using Islamic art principles with artist Emma Moore.
Ratha Yatra 2017 was celebrated by all our children and staff here at Avanti House Primary. Children were able to pull the Ratha so that Lord Jagganath could see us all. Our children sang and chanted beautifully to ensure that Lord Jagganath could hear us! Children reflected on the importance of the day and [...]
Here are a few highlights of Year 2's trip to Whipsnade Zoo!
Children at Avanti House Primary have been learning about a world faith, Year 3 have been learning about Judaism and were lucky enough to hear a talk, presented by a member of staff who follows the Jewish faith. They asked many interesting questions about the artefacts they saw. [...]
This was our first Abishek for Lord Jagganath, children really engaged well and were able to reflect on the why the day was special. Here are some reflections from our children below: ‘I was thinking that how all friends and teachers help me and others, I was thinking how my friends play with me [...]
On the 5th of June, year 4 (both classes) went to the British museum to learn more about Anglo Saxons and Vikings. Before we went, we took a worksheet, which we would be answering in the British Museum when we arrived. The museum was quite far but we managed to arrive on time. First [...]
Children and parents of Avanti House Primary School worked incredibly hard to collect and put together an enormous collection of food items. School council members wanted to follow this initiative because they felt very passionately about supporting those in need. Red Nose Day and Downs Syndrome [...]
Children at Avanti House Primary love their Sanskrit lessons and our oldest children are now beginning to have conversations, asking questions and responding. We have included an example from our youngest children, reception and an example from our oldest children in year 4.
At last, today (Saturday 6th May) was the long awaited start to the Avanti House Primary School sensory garden. Following FOAH's success with the Tesco Bags of Help scheme, awarding the school an amazing £12,000 towards creating a stimulating and original outdoor area, volunteers banded together this morning (at [...]