The Federation of St. Teath & St. Breward

Dolphins

This term the Dolphins class visited Wheal Martyn Museum, near St. Austell. The visit was based around The Man Engine and the importance of Cornwall's mining heritage that inspired its creation.

               

The children were split into groups and attended a various workshops that included a storytelling session (with tales of mining and miners), a practical mineral sorting challenge with Camborne School of Mines and a chance to handling a variety of mining tools courtesy of Geevor Tin Mine.