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The Village Map The roof on this building is made of thatch. This man is a THATCHER This man is a BLACKSMITH Wheels for wagons are made by WHEELWRIGHTS. Most villages have a COUNTRY HOUSE nearby. The FARM was often where villagers worked. Quiz question: An implement with teeth used to collect grass or straw Quiz question: A metal used to flatten clothes The SCHOOL. Often the school was funded by the church. Quiz Question: The name of a woodsman's tool Quiz Question: The centre of an egg Quiz Question: A shortage of rain CLICK N PICS: The Windmill section
 
 

A. . Search the village for 5 hidden quiz questions which will be displayed at the top and bottom of the picture.
B. Write the answers in here.
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C. Type the first letter of each answer below.
D. Rearrange the letters to spell a place in the village.
E. Type the name of the place in this box

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Click the button to find out if you have solved the quiz
  Welcome to the Village Green

Please follow the instructions below.
 
   
 
  • Use the computer mouse to explore the picture of the village

  • If you click the left mouse button you will find out more about that person or building.

  • You will open up a series of photographs when you click to explore an area of the village. Once you have looked at them, close the section to return to the village

  • If a word is highlighted then you can click on it to look it up in our glossary.

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