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Multi-cultural links

At Westhouses we think it is important to learn about other cultures and how food and healthy eating is different around the world. 


Little Explorers

'Go and Explore!' 

Handa’s Surprise.



 Handa’s Surprise - Information Texts about African food.

'How does your garden grow?'

Exploring fruits and vegetables from around the world.


'Walk like an Egyptian! (Ancient Egypt)'

Ancient Egyptian Day

'Gods and Mortals (Ancient Greece)'

Greek day

'Scrumdidilyumpt ious! (Trade and food)' Where does our food come from?
Trailblazers'Rights and Responsibilities' Exploring South American Culture.  


Have a look at the amazing work our children have been up to

Chinese New Year

Little Explorers have been looking at Chinese food for New Year 

Greek day

Philosophers had an amazing Greek day and got to try lots of new foods on their pittas! 


Hola Mexico


Over the past year Westhouses Primary has been hard at work growing their own vegetables (with the help of Gardening club), running cooking club after school and even cooking alongside topics. Trailblazers did an amazing job cooking their Mexican creations on 'Hola Mexico' day with Miss Ulba.