Spiders, snakes and creepy crawlies galore - the day you met exotic creatures in South Tyneside
Now that’s a day you would never forget!
Look at the amazement on the faces of these South Tyneside children as they got to meet everything from snakes to lizards.
Each of these photos comes from a school in the borough and they show the day that lessons took an interesting twist.
Whether it was Monkton Infants School, Harton Infants School or St Joseph’s RC Comprehensive School in Hebburn, we have archive photos galore for you to peruse.
We also have scenes from Boldon Comprehensive School, and the Just Learning Nursery in Cleadon.