This term we will be writing adventure stories so we began by having a pirate day to get us in the mood with lots of pirate activities including painting pirate portraits, making treasure maps and singing sea shanties. We were very lucky to have the company of Mrs Andrew in the afternoon.
Mrs Waller began reading 'Treasure lsland' by Robert Louis Stevenson.
Here are some shots from the day...
Although they look a blood thirsty lot, the children in Barn Owls are really lovely, honestly!
Here we are working out map coordinates in maths:
Tip of the day: always remember to go along the corridor first (x axis) and then up the stairs (y axis)!