APS News 33

10 Abingdon Prep • April 2023 PRE-PREP PRE-PREP TRIPS Inspired by the work of English painter David Hockney, our Reception pupils have painted their own interpretations of one of his most famous works, Garrowby Hill. In this rolling landscape, Hockney’s unique approach to multi-perspective painting is highlighted and, so now too, replicated by our talented and budding young artists in the making… CHANNELLING HOCKNEY! Year 1 discovered wonderful stories brought to life at Oxford’s Story Museum. Year 2 went to Abingdon’s Science Partnership for a planetarium show and constellation modelling. YEAR 1 AT THE STORY MUSEUM YEAR 2 AT THE ASP PLANETARIUM GRANDPARENTS’ AFTERNOON Pre-Prep were joined by Grandparents and family friends to experience a fabulous afternoon of fun and games. There were toys old and new to share, homemade cakes and cups of tea and the hall was filled with excited voices and lots of laughter, spanning many generations.