Tag Archives: Festivals Around The World


Learning About Holi.

Holi is celebrated next Monday 9th March and Tuesday 10th March. It is a festival from India which celebrates the arrival of spring and he triumphed of good over evil. We are learning about this colourful festival and enjoying making … Continue reading


Making Menorahs.

As we are learning more about Hanukka we enjoyed making menorahs form different equipment. We had to remember to put 8 candles on each menorah. What is special about these candles?



We enjoy learning about festivals from different cultures. As it is nearly Christmas we have been talking about the Jewish festival of Hanukkah. We are learning about how this festival, which takes place in December, is celebrated. We have learned … Continue reading

Diwali Celebrations.

We have been learning about Diwali which is celebrated this week. Today, during Challenge Time, some of us chose to use squishy beads to make Diwali candles! We really enjoy using these beads which can be squeezed into all sorts of shapes. We made lots of Diwali candles!