Pre-School celebrates Diwali with day of themed activities
and staff at a pre-school near Burnham-On-Sea have held a day
of Diwali celebrations.
the course of the week the children at Berrow
Pre-School coloured Rangoli patterns on the floor, made
and decorated clay divas, and learned the story of Diwali.
children loved the idea that it was a story which was not written
down but instead it was in their heads and their mouths,"
said the pre-school's Daycare Manager Annette Milburn.
also had two Bollywood dance sessions with their dance teacher
Briony, and had the opportunity to explore the large world map
to find out more about India," said the school's Annette
Pre-School invited all of the children and their families to attend
the event which included Bollywood dancing, a retelling of the
Diwali story and a chance to light all of our candles."
also decorated themselves in the mehndi style, with some using
scarves and saris.
event finished with the children, their families and helpers enjoying
an Indian Feast.
The children at Berrow Pre-School enjoying the celebrations