A Soldier’s Wife
Meet Katie and her youngest of 3 children, baby Elias. Listen as she tells of her life as a mercenary’s wife and their children. Look at and handle the objects in the soldier’s basket and listen to her stories of camp life.
*We have made some small changes to keep the pupils, adults and the facilitators safe. But despite these changes, the facilitators will still be delivering an engaging and informative session for the pupils to support their learning back in the classroom.
Key Stage 2-3 (for up to year 8 pupils): History, English & SMSC
The teacher to pupil ratio is 1:10
Duration: 45 mins
Cost: £3 per pupil
National Curriculum Links:
Significant historical events, people and places in their own locality – a local history study
Extending pupils’ chronological knowledge beyond 1066
The development of church, state and society in medieval Britain 1066-1509: the Wars of the Roses
Pupils to listen and respond appropriately to adults and their peers, ask relevant questions and justify answers, arguments and opinions