Pompeii

This week in Year 5 we have been learning about the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD. We used our knowledge from previous lessons to discuss the type of volcano before looking at a first-hand recount of the event written by Pliny the Younger. We used drama to explore the story.

 

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Next week we will write about what happened and start designing our own volcanoes in Design Technology.