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Victorian Schools

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Victorian SchoolsVictorian schools, or rather school buildings, are very familiar to many children in the UK as they are often still in use today. However, how the school s were run in that era was very different!

Primary Facts – This site gives a simple set of facts about education in Victorian times.

Primary Homework Help – Has a page of links ...

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Victorian Houses

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Victorian HousesVictorian houses were very different to what children today consider home.

Primary Homework Help – Looks at inside Victorian houses, identifying the difference between rich and poor homes in Victorian times.

Fun Kids – This site has a section called The Victorian House in their webpage about Victorian London. This one thinks firstly about what the outside of a Victorian ...

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National Archives – Victorian resource pack

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The National Archives have developed a new site about the History of the Victorians for use in schools. The resource pack has a very accessible video guide. Pupils are encouraged to work like a historian investigating multiple artifacts and take notes in an online notebook.  They can then save or print-out their notes.

The teacher’s notes explain how to use the resources, with downloadable detailed notes covering the following:

  • Aims
  • Methods
  • Learning objectives
  • Key Stage 2 Curriculum links
  • Sources
  • Using the resource
  • Summary of activities
  • Historical source ...

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