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Rowan trip to Ure Museum

Yesterday, Rowan Class visited the Ure Museum of Greek Archaeology at the University of Reading. The trip to the university was smooth enough, but trying to find the museum on the campus was a bit of a nightmare. After an … Continue reading

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Ancient Greek Women – Pots of Evidence

In history, we have been looking at the lives of Ancient Greek women and trying to draw conclusions based on the clay pots from the time. The children examined a range of evidence and wrote about their findings: James E … Continue reading

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More Winchester Trip reports

James H Winchester Trip Report   On Monday 19th October we went on a coach about 9.00am to go to Winchester.   It seemed to take forever to get there and I was bored.   When we got there we stopped … Continue reading

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AS & KR’s trip to Winchester

Classes AS and KR visited Winchester on Monday as part of their topic on the Anglo  Saxons. We boarded the coach just after 9.00am and enjoyed the trip to Winchester. As we drove into the city centre many of the … Continue reading

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Why did the Emperor Claudius invade Britain?

In history we have been looking at the Roman invasion of Britain in AD43 and examining the reasons why Claudius took the decision to invade. The children were asked to examine a range of evidence and draw their own conclusions. … Continue reading

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Class AS & HG’s trip to Butser Ancient Farm

Well, the rain stayed away for most of the day and we had a brilliant trip to Butser Ancient Farm. The children took part in four main activities. Firstly, they had to run an archaeological dig and classify what they … Continue reading

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