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Friendship Week

Before the mid-term break, the whole school had Friendship Week. 
Every day, the children went outside to play in Friendship Groups with children from other classes. They played team games and worked together. We also had Maria's 4th class come into our room and make friendship bracelets with us which was really fun and great to watch all the children working together to make something lovely! 
It was a great success and the children really benefited from working and playing with children from other classes, well done to all the teachers and children who organised such a fantastic week! 






















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