The BBC children’s history section has been in touch with the school asking for their help in extending their website section on Eric the evacuee. There is nothing wrong with it: indeed, it is very...Read more
This highly engaging lesson places pupils in the role of detectives. After a short briefing they have to work out the significance of the various clues found in the bodiless ship burial. They then use...Read more
The opening of Tutankhamun's tomb: a brilliant reconstruction relayThe activity that forms the basis of this lesson is called reconstruction relay. It is GUARANTEED to enthuse even the most recalcitrant Y4 boy! Pupils have to...
If life was so hard for families in the towns why did so many leave the countryside and move to the towns in Victorian times? - a history mystery Starting a lesson with an apparent contradiction...Read more