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Year 3s investigate Roman life

Year 3 History lessons this term have been all about the Ancient Romans. They rounded off their studies today with an exciting trip to Dewa Roman Experience in Chester. Conrad, our knowledgeable and friendly guide, gave the children a brilliantly entertaining insight into the sights, sounds and smells of life in the city in Roman ... Continue Reading

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Old-fashioned fun for boarders

A group of Packwood boarders spent a fantastic afternoon exploring the transport of yesteryear at the Telford Steam Railway on Sunday. Their visit began with a ride aboard the Phoenix Miniature Railway. The children sat astride the model carriages pulled by miniature locomotives and enjoyed a short trip around the track. The main attraction was ... Continue Reading

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Year 6s visit synagogue

While lessons at school are the foundation of the children’s learning, there is no doubting the invaluable added extras gained by the experience of educational trips. This was particularly evident yesterday when the Year 6s soaked up the atmosphere of the beautiful synagogue that houses Manchester Jewish Museum. The children are studying Judaism in RS ... Continue Reading

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Boarders tour Anfield

It was a Sunday with a difference for a group of Packwood boarders yesterday when they had the chance to visit the home of Liverpool FC at Anfield. As the boys looked round the museum they learned all about the illustrious history of this famous club. Their multimedia audio handsets gave them access to video ... Continue Reading

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