Dagenham lessons take students around the world

Language students celebrated foreign cultures with an extravaganza of literature, food and games.

All Saints Secondary in Terling Road, Dagenham, came alive with a quiz on European culture, food tasting, Spanish games and Arabic calligraphy on September 26.


German teacher John Adams wore a Bavarian outfit, colleague Naima Abdouni put on traditional Arabic garments and French teacher Laure Mouaraki rose to the occasion by dishing out chocolate croissants – known on the continent as pains au chocolat.

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