Kent – Garden of England

Yesterday my Geography group’s tour of England began properly, at the White Cliffs of Dover.

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Group chalk picture.

After reading a few verses of the book we made plate gardens (look on Pinterest for inspiration!).  Because we had plants with roots we used plant pot saucers.  We added birdhouses, pebbles, pie case ponds and fences and signs from coffee stirrers and craft sticks.  Really pleased with result.

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20140130_11 Sam and I followed up later with some fact finding

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And a cartoon strip version of Canterbury Tales.

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kent

http://www.historic-kent.co.uk/history/traditions-and-folklore.html

http://www.kentlife.org.uk/schools/online-resources.aspx

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