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Mrs Newbery's Class - 5/6N

A Fabulous start to our Spring Term topic...


Tumultuous Tudors

 Class 5/6N enjoyed a morning visit from a representative of Northampton Museum.  The children had a chance to explore Tudor artefacts and dress like royalty... and the not so royal!


No pencils in Tudor schools!

Infants received basic learning at "petty school". At 6 or 7 some of the richer boys went on to grammar school.  Poorer boys started to learn a trade.

The girls would learn to read at petty schools, but after that they were taught domestic skills, at home, by their mothers