working with pupils
Afro caribbean group
Coppice neighbourhood group
Fatima womens association
Derker and stoneleigh residents association
Fatima womens have submitted a bid for the
summer school whereby they will be running a one week art class for ethnic
minority children who are new into the country and below level 3 spoken
english. They will conduct art classes on their premises and take them
for trips into the rural areas of oldham to sketch and draw. The school
teachers involved are from houghton mill school and are studying Urdu
and look upon this as an opportunity to improve their spoken Urdu.
working with mather street school on a project that will look at caribbean
history, music and art. This club will be held after school and will include
non afro caribbean children. The aim of the project is to help all pupils
identify with afro caribbean culture.
Barnardos are working with three limeside
schools on three individual projects. All the schools will be based at
the local library - one school is carrying out a project on reading skills
and the other two are working with oldham theatre workshop on producing
their own play. The drama project has been developed to help the pupils
improve on communication and listening skills.