Anglo Saxon Workshop

Anglo Saxon Workshop

Last week to support the beginning of their history topic, year 4 transformed into Anglo Saxons for the day. During the day they learned how the Anglo Saxons lived and what they wore.  The children found out about how the the Anglo Saxons worshiped during their period...
Year 3 Ancient Greeks Workshop

Year 3 Ancient Greeks Workshop

Year 3 enjoyed a visit from staff at Durham University to explore the ancient Greeks. They took on the role of archaeologists and explored artefacts by observing closely and answering questions. They used clay to create their own votif offerings and they made sure to...

Our visit to the Great North Museum

Reception class went to the Great North Museum to find out about Dinosaurs. In class we followed the children’s interest of Dinosaurs. The children were fascinated by fossils. We went to the museum so that we could handle a real fossil. We all got to hold a...
Roman Artefacts

Roman Artefacts

In Year 4 we are learning about the Romans. We have been investigating why they came to Britain and what daily life was like for ordinary Romans in Britain. This week, we had the pleasure of looking at some Roman artefacts such a a sword, sandals, helmet (which was...
Year 1 Visit to the Discovery Museum

Year 1 Visit to the Discovery Museum

The children enjoyed a visit to the Discovery Museum. The session focused on ‘old and ‘new ‘ toys. The children first listened to the story of the Lost Toy in the Museum by David Lucas. One night when the lights go out in the toy museum  everyone...