Weald and Downland Trip

Children from Year 1 stepped back in time to the Tudor age with a trip to the Weald and Downland Living Museum in West Sussex. 

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The trip was part of their 'Henry and Victoria' topic and the children experienced a lesson in a Victorian classroom.  

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They had a tour of the museum and explored the Tudor houses and as well as the beautiful countryside.  

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Pupils were taught how to light a fire from scratch to keep the houses warm.

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They were also set to work completing chores such as making a bed, polishing the brass and silver and cleaning the carpets. 

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Children were given a tour of the garden where they used to grow their own food.  

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