Sycamore class enjoyed an exciting day learning all about chocolate when Derek and Matthew visited us in school. They taught us all about the origins of chocolate from the Aztecs to modern times. During the morning we learnt about:
- Origins of chocolate
- Chocolate growing and drying
- Chocolate in Europe and England
- Science of chocolate
- Chocolate quiz
Chocolate Pizza Competition
During the afternoon we worked in teams to design and make chocolate pizzas using tempered chocolate; Mrs Aldrich and Mrs Booth judged the finished pizzas. Chocolate prizes were awarded for the best pizza designs and to the winners of the chocolate quiz. At the end of the afternoon all the children and the teachers were given chocolate to take home.