The Journey - On Thursday 16th January, KS1 travelled on a giant, white coach all the way to Rockingham Castle. We sat in our seats next to our partner and my partner was Olivia. We had to fasten our seatbelts. We couldn’t eat or drink on the bus. It took about 35 minutes until we arrived at Rockingham Castle. I was very excited.
The Tour - When we arrived we looked at the outside of the castle. We learnt about the curtain wall and the towers were called drum towers. The towers used to be square but it wasn’t strong enough so now it is a circle. We saw the battlements, the arrow slits and where the portcullis used to be and then we went where the drawbridge used to be. We saw how high we were and the view. It was very high!
Lucas G Yr 2
First, we got on the coach and we went to Rockingham Castle. Next, we went through the drawbridge. Then we went to the dungeon. Then we went to the maze. Then lunch. Then we went round the castle. Finally, we went to the tower. Thomas S Yr 1
First, we went on the coach. We arrived at the castle. Next, we went to the guard's room. After, we went to the garden. We found shields. Then we looked at the church. Finally, we looked at the castle. We found out Scary Mary was in the kitchen. Imogen F Yr 1