Music is a unique form of communication that can change the way pupils feel, think and act. Music forms part of an individual’s identity and positive interaction with music can develop pupils’ competence as learners and increase their self-esteem. Music brings together intellect and feeling and enables personal expression, reflection and emotional development.
As part of our Birdham Bridges, we also take our school choir to the London O2 venue for the Young Voices celebration:
As an integral part of culture, past and present, music helps pupils understand themselves, relate to others and develop their cultural understanding, forging important links between home, school and the wider world.
Additionally, every term we pay to rent 30 instruments ... and so we get a free music teacher! This means we can offer all our KS2 children free instrument tuition every year. It's the ukulele during 2023/24 ...