Remembering the days of the old school yard

Our school days were some of the best years of our lives. We’d learn, we’d laugh, we’d cry – it was all good in the end. We didn’t want to be there at the time but now we look back, we wish we appreciated it that little bit more.

Either that or we wish we could travel back in time!

Tonight let’s reminisce about school days….


Do you remember swinging around with your friends? Playing and twirling around…

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playing game

Image source: Museum Victoria


Drinking milk from bottles…


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Image source: The New Zealand Journal


Playing with hula hoops (and never quite mastering it!)


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Image source: Herald Sun


Going on school excursions and writing things down on slates! We didn’t have fancy computers.


Image source: Australian Museum

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Feature Image source: Chermside District



What else do you remember from your primary school days?