Discover what it was like to go to school in Victorian times with a lesson in our recreated schoolroom – complete with blackboard and easel, abacus, inkwell and a dunce hat.
The children will:
- Dress in period costume
- Role-play lessons led by a costumed interpreter
- Learn various lessons appropriate to the period. This may include: Handwriting using a slate; Arithmetic; Reading; Spelling; Drill (PE); Object drawing; Learning by rote.
Suitable for: Year 1-6
Duration: 1 hour
Group size: Up to 35 pupils – you can book more than one session
These workshops run on Thursdays and Fridays between April and October 2018. There are two session at 11am-12pm and 12.30pm-1.30pm. Further sessions may be available.
A Lunch space is only available for groups booking workshops.
Planning on having a picnic as part of your visit? Enjoy it in Blaise Castle Estate
Learning enquiry form
Please complete this form to start the booking process.