People who helped families

People who helped families

Posted: Mon 11 Feb 2019   |   Assemblies

This morning we talked about four people who battled to ensure families can be who they want to be. Nelson Mandela, Peter Tatchel, Pauli Murray and St Valentine all fought discrimination and predjudice. According to history St Valentine was a Christian priest who lived in the third century Rome. The Roman emporer had decided that soldiers were not allowed to marry. St Valentine went against his instructions and married soldiers in secret. All the children had heard of Valentine's Day but I think they were suprized to hear about the story behind the cards and chocolates.

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