Pupils walk like an Egyptian

By Geoff Berkeley Thursday 08 November 2012 Updated: 09/11 12:19

Latest News

Buy photos » St Clement’s CE Primary School pupils Lucy Bayfield, ten, Kallum Hemminglane,11, Millie Easterlow, ten, and Owen Crane, ten, walk like an Egyptian. Picture by Marcus Mingins 4312021MMR Order this picture at www.buyphotos247.com

CHILDREN at a Worcester primary school were walking like Egyptians after taking a step back in time to discover the history of ancient Egypt.

Year five and six pupils at St Clement’s CE Primary School took part in a number of challenges and activities as the city’s Discover History team came to give the children a helping hand with their project on the ancient civilisation.

Pupils dressed as mummies, took part in an archaeological expedition and even acted out the Battle of Kadesh.

Year five teacher Tina Brown said: “The children found it really inspiring as some of our pupils are going to design two rubber-proofed tombs during the half term break after hearing about Howard Carter’s discovery of Tutankhamun.”

Popular »

1 New Asda will not open 24 hours

More news »

Norovirus update: Visitors urged to stay away from hospitals

VISITORS are being asked to stay away from

Cuts to parking charges could be brought forward

A RAFT of cuts to parking charges in

Warriors tackle young people's attitude on smoking

A COUNCILLOR has thrown his support behind Worcester

Patient to challenge bill for access to scan

A PATIENT who was told he must stump

Regional news »


Stratford Observer
Morrisons staff cycle round the world in 48 hours

IT was olé and away as staff at Morrisons Stratford ...

Bromsgrove Standard
£7,000 worth of power tools taken in Wychbold burglary

A TOTAL of 26 power tools worth more than £7,000 ...

Redditch Standard
Music night organised by cancer survivor

A CANCER survivor is set to bring a night of ...

Evesham Observer
Unprovoked assault on Vale jogger

WITNESSES are being sought following an unprovoked assault on a ...