Princess Sand

The prestigious title of ‘Princess Royal’ dates back to 1642 when Queen Henrietta Maria, spouse of Charles I, wanted an Anglicised version of the French title ‘Madame Royale’.

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The current Princess Royal is Anne, only daughter of the current Queen. The second child of The Duke of Edinburgh and The Queen was born at Clarence.

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Because we have been learning all about English royalty this week, we spent one day discussing princesses and their origins.

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To help us interact with this concept in a physical way, we created our very own princess sand!

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Using salt, glitter and jewels, students manipulated the material along with their very own princes and princesses!

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