As part of their Ancient Greeks Topic, and with links to the General Election last week, Year 5 and 6 have been discussing the development of democracy in Ancient Greece. We have had class votes on four different types of…
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Our Y3/4 children were invited to the cemetery on Remembrance Day to lay special poppy crosses on the war graves. We had a very peaceful afternoon, with some real reflection, thinking about the people who had given their lives in battles since the First World War.
The children also observed a two minute silence at the War memorial at the cemetery and two children were chosen to lay a special poppy wreath in memory of the fallen soldiers. We feel very privileged to have been asked again to take place in this very important day by York Cemetery.
York Veterans shared their experiences of WWII with Y3/4 children as part of our learning about Rememberance.
We had a fabulous time learning about the Romans!
In Yr 5/6, during their WW1 topic, the pupils learnt about the ingredients that would have been available then. After they planned their own recipes they had fun cooking and tasting them!