Head's Newsletter 28 September 2018


This term, Year 8s are learning and exploring the art of Capoeira, an Afro- Brazilian martial art that combines elements of dance, acrobatics, and music. It was developed in Brazil at the beginning of the 16 th century. On Friday 14 th September all Year 8 students participated in a Capoeira workshop with Marcus Cabeca from Escola de Capoeira, Kingston. Dancers learned about this ancient art/dance and explored a variety of actions and movements. Each workshop ended with a performance of skills from the professionals.

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