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History

Step back in time...

Olek has researched the Royal family. Take a look...

Summer Term History challenge 2...

 

‘What were bathing machines?’

 

Have a go at researching what bathing machines were by using these websites. Can you practice your writing by having a go at copying and finishing these sentences?

 

Bathing machines were invented in...

Bathing machines were invented by...

Bathing machines were made out of...

Bathing machines were used for...

Queen Victoria used a bathing machine because...

If I had a bathing machine, I would make it using...

Have a look on the story time page to listen to our other story this term...

Queen Victoria's Bathing Machine

1C's Bathing Machines

Summer Term History challenge 1...

 

‘What were seaside holidays like in the past?’

 

Here are some activities you could have a go at...

 

  • Can you draw a picture of your favourite holiday?
  • Can you write about your favourite holiday?
  • What did you need to pack in your suitcase?
  • Did you spot anything that was different or the same about seaside holidays in the past and your holidays now?
  • Can you make your own puppet show like Punch and Judy?
  • Can you draw Punch and Judy?

 

Use the following links and videos to help you. Take a trip with Magic Grandad to find out what seaside holidays were like in the past... 

Can you guess who has been finding out lots of facts about Victorian seaside holidays?

The famous Punch and Judy puppet show

 St George is the patron Saint of England. Each year we remember him on 23rd April. Listen to his story on the story time page and use the links below to learn more.

Research Work

 

If you fancy doing some research linked to our topic when we were at school, use your tablet or laptop to find out about the following things, write them down and email Mrs Appleyard:

 

  • When did Queen Elizabeth first become Queen?
  • Why did she become Queen?
  • Who was King or Queen before Elizabeth?
  • How are Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth related?

 

  • Find out about Queen Elizabeth's family
  • How many rooms does Buckingham Palace have?
  • When was Buckingham Palace first built?
  • Who was the first person to live in Buckingham Palace?