On Tuesday 19th November, both children and staff at Chambersbury Primary School were shocked and alarmed to find that something had crash-landed on the school site; something which later turned out to have fallen from space.
Children in Year 5 and 6 were first alerted that something was amiss when they heard a loud skidding and crashing sound coming from outside. Children in the lower years, however, first noticed the crash site when they passed it on their way back from a cinema trip.
An emergency assembly was called in the afternoon where the children were told, with the support of astrophysicist, Doctor Rolfe from Bayfordbury Observatory, that the mysterious object had crash-landed from space.
Children will be investigating what the exact source of the object is throughout the course of this week. What do you think it could be……????