Doves - Art week - Modern and Roman patterns

This week we looked at patterns and textures and hunted around school and home to find interesting textures.

We then studied Laura Slater's modern patterns and had a go at creating our own.

Finally we looked at patterns on pottery in ancient Rome and designed our own amphoraes.

Here is a…

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What a week in Kestrels!

This week in Kestrels we have had lots of fun! On Tuesday, we went on a coach to Chester. We visited the Roman museum and marched around Chester like Roman soldiers. Isabelle particularly liked Miss Barlow getting beheaded by a Roman Soldier! We all loved trying on the costumes and armour at the…

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Life as a Roman


This term in Kestrels we are learning all about the Romans.

We have held our own Eat Like a Roman Day where we cooked our lunch on open fires and baked a libum cake which the Roman would typically eat for breakfast.

We also took part in a Roman Army Day. We began the day with…

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Roman Day Activities in Year 3 and 4

The children in Year 3 and 4 loved taking part in Roman activities during our first week back to school after the Christmas holidays. They were fully absorbed in the Outdoor and Indoor cooking, making mosaics and creating Roman shields.


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