Black History Month 2020
The children from EYFS through to Y6 learn about the lives of significant black people who have made a profound impact in history.
EYFS – YR
Y1 researched the life of Benjamin Zephaniah, a British writer and poet.
Reception and Y2 studied the life of Mary Seacole and the important work she carried out during the Crimean War
Y3 researched Howard Gayle – the first black player to play for Liverpool.
Year 4 studied the life of Walter Tull, the first black officer in the British Army.
Y5 researched the life of Pablo Fanque – the first black circus owner recorded in Britain and known for being a showman.
Y6 researched Moira Stuart with Year 6 – first black female news presenter on BBC.