2 September 2019—24 July 2020

School loan boxes: Victorian school

Handle and investigate artefacts used in the past in a Victorian School. Discover how each item was used as part of learning, play and discipline.

Victorian School box 1 contents (x3 available):

  • Information for teachers about each artefacts
  • Examples of Victorian lessons (cursive writing and drill exercise)
  • Slate and slate pencil x 2
  • Dip pen and inkwell x 1
  • Back board or deportment board x 1
  • Certificate of educational achievement x 1
  • Pinafore x 2 (two sizes)
  • Mop cap x 2 (two sizes)
  • Boy’s sailor-style collar x 1Victorian schoolroom
  • Cup-and-ball toy x 1
  • Spinning Top x 1
  • Skipping rope x 1
  • Stick and hoop x 1
  • Teachers cane x 1

Victorian School box 2 contents (x1 available):

  • Information for teachers about each artefact
  • Examples of Victorian lessons (cursive writing and drill exercise)
  • Slate and slate pencil x 2
  • Dip pen and inkwell x 1
  • School hand bell x 1
  • Back board or deportment board x 1
  • Certificate of educational achievement x 1
  • Pinafore x 2 (two sizes)
  • Mop cap x 2 (two sizes)
  • Boy’s sailor-style collar x 1
  • Cup-and-ball toy x 1
  • Spinning Top x 1
  • Skipping rope x 1
  • Stick and hoop x 1

Suitable for: Year 1-6

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Available at M Shed and Bristol Museum & Art Gallery only. Complimentary use when booking a workshop. Charged at £1 per child for independent visits.

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