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The Gunpowder Plot

We have been learning about why Bonfire Night is celebrated. Do you know the story of the Gunpowder Plot? If not, ask someone from Y2 to tell you! We did drama and played Freeze Frame to ask what the characters were thinking and how they felt. Can you spot
  • Guy Fawkes preparing a trail of gunpowder in the cellar,
  • King James waiting up to hear whether Guy Fawkes has been caught
  • The plotters meeting in secret, with their cloaks hiding their faces and their hats pulled down!
  • Some smart soldiers standing guard outside a cellar on a cold November evening
  • The plotters making their plans
  • Guy Fawkes being arrested
  • The plotters deciding whether to run away or have another go...