All aboard the Jolly Roger for lessons

OH ARGH: Schoolchildren dress up as pirates for the day.
OH ARGH: Schoolchildren dress up as pirates for the day.

Pirates invaded a Gosfield school as youngsters enjoyed a swashbuckling day of learning.

Children and staff at St Margaret’s Prep School dressed up in stripy tops, captain’s hats and eye patches before creating wanted posters and treasure maps to help learn about coordinates.

They then captured the school’s ship in the playground ... fortunately no-one was forced to walk the plank.

picture: contributed