All sessions include:

  • Interrogating & interpreting primary sources and objects to uncover original case study stories of real people which develop historical enquiry skills.
  • Interactive accompanied guided tours of Shire Hall including the courtroom & cells linked to our case studies and topics.

And a choice of hands-on active learning activities from:

  • Courtroom scripted activities and mock trials using original primary source case studies, fiction texts or traditional tales.
  • Hands-on activities linked to all our topics including object handling; games; trails and traditional activities.
  • Creative activities including peg doll making, creating portraits in a range of medium; printing & traditional crafts

Our sessions include…