Year 1 have been learning about Barak Obama who was the first African-American President of the United States of America. He was the 44th President. They learnt that he was born in Hawaii and lived in Jakarta in Indonesia. When Barak was a child he was called Barry and he loved to play basketball.
Barak Obama believes in hope and racial equality and the children studied the painting Hope Portrait by Shepard Fairey painted 2008.