Events beyond living memory KS1

Our ‘Curriculum Topics’ use the phrasing of the National Curriculum to help you find content that can be used to teach each individual module. Our taught sessions and online resources cover a variety of time periods and places. Many contain structured investigations for use directly in the classroom. Others are more suited for research and preparation. They all allow access into our unique collections.

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Archaeology in the Archives

What kinds of documents can tell us about the work of archaeologists?

Creating an Imaginary Archive

What would you collect?
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What is The National Archives?
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Role of a Queen – Mary I and Anne

What can we find out about the roles of Queen Mary I and Queen Anne?
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Role of a Queen – Matilda and Elizabeth I

How has the role of Queen changed from the past?

Samuel Pepys

What does his will reveal?

Time Travel Club Activities

Discovering The National Archives
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What is a Jubilee?

What can we find out about Queen Victoria’s Diamond Jubilee?
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Women and the English Civil Wars

How did these conflicts affect their lives?