Straight after our democratic meeting, we discussed a few other points and I left the children to make up their own Magna Charta for our home and they wrote it on our white board. I had to giggle at some of the stuff they came up with:
The next day, as part of his writing assignment, I had T12 write out our Magna Charta in full and email it to me. I then printed it out onto parchment paper:
Click The Magna Charta if you want to have a peek at our rules.
After printing it, we aged it by burning the edges:
Everyone signed it, and we used the wax seal to authenticate it, and we were done:
Given I wasn’t really looking forward to studying King John and his Magna Charta, I am quite surprised to find myself sorry to say goodbye. It’s been fun!