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Do you remember "making" the Magna Carta for history homework?

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tiggytape Sat 16-Mar-13 18:32:47

A lot of my history homework involved tea stains and setting light to the edges for an authentic look!

Gales Sat 16-Mar-13 15:53:06

No he won't kernowal and I'm not sure what if anything he'll have learned from this homework sad

kernowal Sat 16-Mar-13 12:51:29

And he won't remember making his in 35 years!

Gales Fri 15-Mar-13 18:03:36

I do, it was about 35 shock years ago and I spent hours on it. Lovingly wrote/drew the antiqified lettering, including a coloured first letter of each line, aged the paper by roughing up the edges and browning it with tea, rolled it into a scroll and tied it with red ribbon. I've no idea if any of this was authentic, but I was very pleased with it.

DS1 has had the same homework this week. He's done it on the PC and it took about 10 mins shock sad

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