Fun with Maples

When we went to Beamish we went down the Pit, it was very dark and scary.

When we were down the Pit the man told us lots of interesting facts like children used to work down the pit from the age of 3!

 

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We had some time in the school playground playing with metal hoops. just like the Victorian children would have!

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We went to the farm and pretended to be children who had been sent to the countryside away from the bombs in World War 2. We were writing letters home to our parents.

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We pretended we had been signed up in the army. We had great fun learning to march.

 

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In school we are learning to paint a picture based on a famous artist.

we have chosen ‘Bathing At Asnieres 1884’ by Georges Seurat

 

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We are also learning to mix our own paints using powder paint. The powder paint went everywhere!

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