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Year 5 Victorian Day

On Thursday 5th January, first day back, Year 5 were lucky to visit Gunpowder Mills and experience different aspects of Victorian childhood. It was an enjoyable and memorable day for everyone!
Year 5 played with Victorian-style toys, realised how different Victorian holidays (including the bathing costumes and the ‘penny lick’ ice cream) were, worked extremely hard in the workhouse and experienced a Victorian lesson - including the dunce’s hat and the dreaded cane (Mr Webb must learn to write his letters correctly in future)…