Local History Day 2015 @ Droitwich Library

A huge thank you to all our partner schools for producing such wonderful “Great Blackberry Pick” displays for Local History Day 2015 at Droitwich Library last Saturday! We also had home-made blackberry jams made by Ombersley and Tibberton First Schools and jam jar labels by Hindlip and Tibberton First Schools, all judged by three of … More Local History Day 2015 @ Droitwich Library

Blackberry Poetry

After we had been picking blackberries, we listened to Seamus Heaney reading his poem about blackberry picking. We had a go at writing our own poems – here are some lines from our poems and, at the foot of the post, audio recordings of Mya, Joe,Harry and Bethany reading their work… Jacob – ‘Black like an … More Blackberry Poetry

17th September Julia and Michaels visit to Ombersley

Julia and Michael came to school to introduce the Great Blackberry Pick. We looked at sources from the First World War including Princess Mary boxes that were sent to the soldiers with letters from the children. Michael explained what the artefacts were. Julia brought in lots of things she had got from the hedgerow -did … More 17th September Julia and Michaels visit to Ombersley