On Friday, 18th September, our PYP staff organised ‘Reading Buddies’ – a programme in which younger and older students are paired up for reading together throughout the school year. Reading Buddies helps build a community where students can read together and respect one another, regardless of age differences.
On Monday 21st and Tuesday 22nd November, Hanova hosted Stan Cullimore, an author for children and teenagers.
Last Friday, 28th October, we had our Halloween celebrations in school., with costumes, parades, activities and parties. Many thanks to all for sending food, showing enthusiasm with costumes, attending the assembly: your contributions are always important to our success and look in our web site for the upcoming photo gallery of the day.
The International Day of Peace, also known as Peace Day, was established by two United Nations Resolutions in 1981 and 2001. Each year, hundreds of students take part in a student observance of Peace Day at the United Nations. The Day’s theme for 2016 is “The Sustainable Development Goals: Building Blocks for Peace.” It aims…
In September 2016, Hanova’s Primary students began their Reading Buddy sessions – which are designed to encourage reading, speaking & listening skills. The initial Buddy meetings focused on “getting to know you buddy activities” and sharing books.