Yee-haw! It’s American day

Children enjoying  American theme day at Amble Links First School.
Children enjoying American theme day at Amble Links First School.

The Statue of Liberty, Empire State Building and Abraham Lincoln were all spotted at an Amble school last week – as children dressed up during an American-themed day.

Amble Links First School held the special event to help pupils learn more about the USA.

Children enjoying  American theme day at Amble Links First School.

Children enjoying American theme day at Amble Links First School.

The youngsters completed a variety of activities, including making totem poles, learning American words, cheerleading, making popcorn, learning about Walt Disney and playing baseball.

A meal of quorn burgers, onion rings, fries, Boston beans, pink coleslaw and salsa was on the menu, followed by chocolate fudge cake and ice-cream.

Other colourful costumes on the day included Mr T, Wonder Woman, gangsters, spacemen, cowboys, a giant hamburger and cheerleaders.