Today the Year 4 children enjoyed an Egyptian workshop experience. Learning about life for Egyptians, drawing artefacts and asking the famous Howard Carter questions about how he felt when he found Tutankhamun's tomb.
Mr Wood from the local Methodist Church visited the Year 4 classes today to talk about what Jesus means to him and why he is inspired by the words of Jesus.
The children listened really well and asked some interesting questions as well as singing some very loud songs!
South Devon Railway WW2 experience.
Today 60 children from Year 4 at Woodford Primary School were evacuated from Plymouth to Totnes. The children were very brave leaving their parents but they found plenty to do in the countryside. Learning how to plant carrots and prepare an Anderson shelter. The outside toilet was a bit of a shock! Marching and fetching and carrying water and sand was also very tiring work! Trying on the helmets made the children realise how dangerous it could be as a child in the war.
The steam train was a fantastic, comfortable ride with lots of things to look out for from the windows. The children were really well behaved and thanks to all the parents for dressing them so smartly in their clothes and providing their gas masks.
Please enjoy the photographs below.
Heather Knight - England Cricket Captain .
We were so lucky today to have a visit from a famous athlete!
Today we investigated how to mix colours to create a warm palette. Coming soon..... silhouette paintings linked to World War Two.
Welcome to Hawthorn Class.
We are looking forward to sharing the children's learning with you.
from Mrs Lewis