Afrikan Fusion workshops sure beats lessons for Saffron Walden school pupils!

PUPILS from Katherine Semar Infant School learned a spot of African culture during a visit from a specialist company. Afrikan Fusion instructor Chiedza Chapanda was invited to the school in Ross Close, Saffron Walden as part of the school s term-time them

PUPILS from Katherine Semar Infant School learned a spot of African culture during a visit from a specialist company.

Afrikan Fusion instructor Chiedza Chapanda was invited to the school in Ross Close, Saffron Walden as part of the school's term-time theme of Stories from Around the World.

Each class learned African singing, chanting, dance, and got the chance to have a go at drumming, before showcasing their new talents to parents and staff.

The children also tucked into a tasty African lunch, which included Nigerian Joloff rice with chicken and Moroccan lamb tangine with cous-cous and vegetables.

Headteacher Jane Gilmour said: "As part of our theme, we thought it would be good for the children to have an experience of a different culture.

"It proved to be absolutely sensational, probably one of the best we've had from an outside company before.

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"The parents were very impressed and we got some fabulous feedback. I'd be happy to recommend Afrikan Fusion to any other school.

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