Echo Opera Company Visit Royal Opera House

On Friday, Echo Opera Company from Bournville Primary School, went on a very long trip to Thurrock to tour the Royal Opera House’s workshops.  We saw sets being built and we were able to learn about make up.  We learned how to make monstrous scar

“This is the best trip ever!” Chardonnay said. “I love it!” screamed Angel.  It’s comments like these that show what being at Bournville is all about!s and injuries.

NEW: Healthy Eating Course

Would you like to look at healthy food options and prepare some easy recipes on a budget for your family?

We will be running a six-week course for parents with children at Bournville and Windwhistle Primary Schools!

During the six weeks you will be:

Looking at how to get your 5 a day the easy way

Looking at how to include children in food preparation

Preparing simple and healthy meals

Discussing the best options for healthy packed lunches for school and picnics

Exploring how to reduce salt and fatunderstanding food labels

Comparing costs and budgeting

All ingredients will be provided.

On the last session your child will be invited to come and taste some of the recipes prepared during the course!

Starting date: Tuesday 28 January 2014

Time: 9:00am – 11:00am

Venue: Bournville and Windwhistle Primary Schools (Alternate weeks)

If you would like to attend the course please contact us here at XTND - 01934 427134


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