Saxon Village Trip Year 3/4

In order to support their topic ‘New Horizons’, a trip was arranged a trip for Mars and Saturn classes to visit the Saxon Village at Escot Park on Thursday 1st November.  The children took part in a range of Living History activities such as dressing up in Saxon costume, helping the blacksmith to make jewellery in the forge, grinding spelt grain in the cwearn, using a pole lathe, carving runes and daubing the buildings. They also took part in a maze challenge, a nature walk and foraging.