Today friday 17th june 2011 we resived our ivegill letters we sent a couple of months ago and we finaly got them today
In geoghraphy we are writing a letter to a school in Ivegill we will be writing to a mixed class of y3 and y4 I am really exited.
Ivegill is a small village in Crumbia it is surrounded by fields the school looks tiny from the pictures that I have seen.
I cant wait to meet the children of Ivegill school and learn how they live their life and tell them how we live are life in Wigan
In geography we are doing maps and mr.sharky has found found a school in Ivegill, cumbria and we are going to send a letter to a pupil. I am going to tell you a bit about Ivegill and their school.
Ivegill is a small village in the Eden District, Cumbria, England. The village has one place of worship and a school. It is located on an unclassified road near Southwaite services which is on the M6 motorway. It takes its name from the River Ive which flows through the centre of the village. Nearby settlements include the villages of Southwaite, Low Braithwaite, Middlesceugh and Highbridge, Cumbria.
01 April 2011
My name is Alexander and I’m 9 Years old and I’m going to tell you more about Wigan. Wigan is home to two sport teams we have a rugby team called Wigan Warriors and we have a football team called Wigan Athletic, they play at a stadium called The DW Stadium. We have 3 Parks in Wigan we have Menses Park, Haigh hall and I can’t remember the other park. We have 3 Famous food factories there’s Heinz, Uncle Joe’s mint balls and Pattack’s. We have a couple of shopping centres we have a shopping centre called the Grand Arcade and we have the Galleries Shopping centre.
We have some interesting buildings like the Wigan life museum, Parish Church and Wigan swimming baths. One of the most popular high schools in Wigan is the Deanery High school.