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#BallardNormandie – Year 6 Trip – Monday 27th June 2016

June 27, 2016
Ballard School Year 6 Normandie Normandy 2016

Bon Voyage! #BallardNormandie

Our Year 6 group are setting sail and making their way across the Channel from Poole to Normandy (Normandie!)

Preparing to cross

Before crossing our Year 6s posed for photos!

Ballard School Year 6 Normandie Normandy 2016

On their way to Normandie!

On board the ferry

While on the 4.5 hour crossing from Poole to Cherbourg  we found many things to entertain ourselves.

The weather was clear leaving Poole and we had a chance to talk some pictures from the deck.

Ballard School Year 6 Normandie Normandy 2016

Making our way out of Poole Harbour

Trying out all different types of chair on board!

Ballard School Year 6 Normandie Normandy 2016

There are enough high chairs for everyone!

On joue à “Dobble” à bord – Playing a game of “Dobble”on board.  A chance for all to join in -teachers and pupils together.

Ballard School Year 6 Normandie Normandy 2016

Having a game of Boggle on board!

Bayeux Tapestry

Year 6 admired the Tapestry in Bayeux, saw William the Conqueror and found the original Wilverley crest!

Ballard School Bayeux tapestry Normandie trip

A collage of some of the photos taken today

The tour included looking at some of the wider history from the period.

Ballard School Bayeux tapestry Normandie trip

Admiring the Bayeux Tapestry

Lots more in store tomorrow!

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Ballard School is private independent school in New Milton, Hampshire, providing an outstanding level of education for nursery to GCSE. With small class sizes and proven academic excellence, we strive to nurture the academic potential of all students. Learn more about our academic programmes, pastoral care, facilities and school ethos by visiting our website or by requesting a prospectus here.

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