Schoolchildren grab a pizza the action in Dorchester

Children from Milborne St Andrew First School making pizzas

Audrey Andrews helps a pupil

Pizza Express manager Vikki Styche demonstrates pizza making

Schoolchildren grab a pizza the action in Dorchester

First published in News Dorset Echo: Photograph of the Author by , Dorchester reporter

SCHOOLCHILDREN grabbed a slice of the action on a visit to a Dorchester pizza restaurant.

Year One and Year Two pupils from Milborne St Andrew First School’s Dolphin class took a trip to Pizza Express at Brewery Square to kick off a new topic.

Class teacher Audrey Andrews explained: “The visit was a fun, memorable start to our topic ‘food’ in science and design technology.

“The children will be learning about healthy eating, food hygiene, safety and food from other countries.

“At the end of the topic we will be making fruit salads and smoothies.”

On their visit to Pizza Express the youngsters were given the chance to make their own pizzas, which they were then able to take back to school to eat for lunch.

They also found out about different pizza toppings and given the chance to sample some of them. Feedback from the pupils described the trip as ‘awesome’, ‘amazing’, ‘epic’ and ‘fantastic’, with one child saying: “We wish we would make our lunch every day.”

Comments

Comments are closed on this article.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree