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A LOCAL HISTORY STUDY OF WHAT LIFE WAS LIKE FOR CHILDREN ATTENDING THE DEPTFORD RAGGED SCHOOL IN VICTORIAN TIMES
KS3 - HISTORY
These lesson plans and historical source materials have been produced by the Deptford Ragged School Archive to support learning about local history in Deptford, the Deptford Ragged School and what life was like for Victorian children in Deptford attending the Deptford Ragged School. They have been designed for the KS2 National Curriculum.
Curriculum Aims & Learning Outcomes
LESSON 1: Introduction to the Deptford Ragged School Archive and Key Vocabulary
LESSON 2: Analyse historical sources to gather evidence of life in Victorian times
LESSON 3: Research the Deptford Ragged School using Archive Material
LESSON 4: Use source material to develop a fictional character based on evidence
LESSON 5: Write a letter to a Deptford Ragged child explaining the future
Funded by the MERRY Trust.