Tudor day at Harwich Community Primary School

Tudor day at Harwich Community Primary School

Tudor day at Harwich Community Primary School

First published in News

TUDOR England came to life for youngsters when their school was transformed into a medieval banquet hall fit for for a king.

Pupils at Harwich Community Primary School, in Barrack Lane, dressed as peasants, traders and craftsmen for the day as part of a school topic.

Essex County Standard:

Teacher Charlotte Curle said: “The Tudors are going to be our spring term topic and this event has been an introduction to that.

“It helps to give the children a bit of background.

“They made herbal medicines, wax candles and even their own ink.”

Essex County Standard:

Travelling specialist teachers History Off the Page worked with the youngsters in role-play, storytelling and decorated the hall as a banquet hall.

They were also taught dances, plays and songs from the era.

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