27th January 2023
We were thrilled to have author Polly Ho Yen and poet Alex Wharton come to Holymead!
Polly spoke to Years 5 and 6 and did workshops with year 6 about how she gets ideas and how how everyday things can become magical with a bit of imagination!
Alex spoke and performed to Years 3 and 4. This was followed by poetry workshops with year 4 children where they had to write poems imagining they were inanimate objects complaining about their lives. These were very entertaining!
Both Polly and Alex had a wonderful time with the children and more importantly the children had a great time too! It’s been fantastic to see how inspired they have been from these experiences.
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