11 January—16 July 2021

Assembly: Brilliant Bristol Women

Brilliant Bristol women have achieved great things throughout history. In this whole school assembly, children will explore the importance of perseverance and resilience through the stories of three Bristol women who faced adversity but triumphed.

Children will:

  • Learn about three significant Bristol Women: Hannah More, Princess Campbell and Emmeline Pethick-Lawrence
  • Hear about their achievements and contributions to Bristol and beyond
  • Dress in replica costume to represent people of the period
  • See real and replica artefacts related to each person
  • Vote for their ‘Best Bristolian Women’

Suitable for: Reception–Year 6
Duration: 20-25 minutes
Group size: Whole school

We can provide a 20-25 minute assembly at an appropriate time for your school day. Available for schools within Bristol.

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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.