This half term we will be looking at our local area, with a focus on Saltaire, Bradford. The children will visit Saltaire on Thursday 11th May 2017 to spot the human and physical features around and compare them to Wyke. We will look at the history of Saltaire and learn about Titus Salt and his impact around the area. Use the powerpoint below for more information about Salt and his impact on Saltaire.
This video will show you different areas of Saltaire and will explain when they were built and why. Take a look at the video to see where we will be visiting.
This clip will show you old photos to highlight how popular this park was for Salt's workers and visitors. It also shows how it has changed over the years.
Saltaire is a Victorian model village within the City of Bradford Metropolitan District, West Yorkshire, England, by the River Aire and the Leeds and Liverpool Canal. UNESCO has designated the village as a World Heritage Site, and it is a so-called Anchor Point of the European Route of Industrial Heritage.
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