We held our Kiswahili Day on Friday, 16th March 2018. The theme of the day was ‘Kenya Nchi Nzuri, Kiswahili Lugha Yangu.’ All students from Early Years Foundation Stage to Year 6 were involved. The following were the activities undertaken by each year group;
EYFS, Year 1 & 2 (Singing games)
EYFS – Mabata wanaogelea
Year 1 – Zuum, zuum nyuki lia wee
Year 2 – Kuna mtu shambani
Year 3 & 4 (Swahili foods and drinks)
Research about different foods and drinks by the Swahili people including;
- Kuku wa kupaka
- Samaki wa kupaka
- Chips mayai
Year 5 (Swahili cultural dress)
Year 6 (Swahili history)
Research on the origin of Kiswahili language.
We also had guest performers from Kilimani Primary School who recited a shairi entitled ‘Kiswahili Kitukuzwe.’
We extend our gratitude to all the parents for their tremendous support.
Ms. C. Muthee – Kiswahili Teacher