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St Mary’s C of E Primary School

We are a 'good' school - Ofsted Jan 2015 and 'outstanding' - SIAMS Feb 2016

Butser Farm

On Monday 10 October, Year 4 visited Butser Ancient Farm on a school trip. After a rocky start with our bus breaking down before we even left, we eventually reached our destination. Once we had our health and safety talk, we sat inside a Celtic roundhouse around a smoking fire. The children were able to share all of their knowledge about the Romans to the Butser Farm staff - they were very impressed! Throughout the day, the children took part in four workshops: Roman Numerals, Roman Villa tour, Chalk Carving and Clunching. The children thoroughly enjoyed the day and this trip really brought our Roman topic to life. A huge thank you to all the adults who helped out during the day. We, and the children, really appreciate it!


Art Week

During art week we looked at the artist Andy Warhol. We decided to create our own work in a similar style. Here are two examples: