Writing Hut Problem of the Week (Roald Dahl Day)

19 November 2021

The school celebrated Roald Dahl’s birthday on Monday 13th September. Throughout the day, the children wore a touch of yellow, completed special Dahl-inspired activities, and shared their favourite Roald Dahl books. Interestingly, Mr Sherwood’s favourite is Matilda, he even read an excerpt of the book at assembly last Friday! We also discovered an important aspect connecting Roald Dahl and POWIIS Primary- the importance placed on kindness. We will leave you with a quote from Roald Dahl, and wish all our families a wonderful weekend ahead.“

I think kindness is probably my number one attribute in a human being. I’ll put it before any of the things like courage or bravery or generosity or anything else…Kindness – that simple word. To be kind – it covers everything, to the mind. If you are kind, that’s it”