IT’S a history lesson the youngsters and staff at Brockholes CE School will long remember.
For they brought the text book pages very much to life by building a 20ft Viking longship – and then set it on fire.
What a great way to make history so fascinating and the spectacular finale to their project then involved parents too.
School is so much more than learning in a classroom and some in Kirklees do amazing extra curriculum work – just read the great achievements by the three teachers shortlisted in the Examiner Community Awards.
There is some highly imaginative work going on in our schools which is firing our youngsters’ imaginations, expectations and self-esteem..