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Oxford German Olympiad

On 23rd of June, German Language students from Colston’s Girls’ School travelled to Oxford University to the Bodleian Library to attend the award ceremony for the German Olympiad.

The girls had entered a competition Oxford University, the theme was Von Pop bis Poesie with the aim being to find out about music and poetry in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. Some students re-wrote songs, and others designed comic strips. The girls  performed a German Grammar Rap

The girls visited Oxford Colleges and met Michael Morpurgo, OBE, FRSL, FKC, DL the English book author, poet, playwright and author of War Horse.

The girls were awarded a runner up award in the ceremony that night.       Zarah Sajjad, Nolympiadimra Ibrahim, Anzal Imtiaz