Dress to Impress
Site: Temple Newsam
History, Citizenship, PE
This workshop is led by museums staff.
Discover life in Tudor times through games, storytelling and role play. Compare the lives of rich and poor by exploring portraits, rooms, costume and furniture and learn a Tudor dance wearing replica costume!
During this two hour workshop, pupils will learn the characteristic features of Tudor society, discover the differences between the rich and poor and be able to compare and contrast aspects of Tudor life with today. They will use a range of different sources including replica clothing, portraits, furniture, music and dance within the context of Temple Newsam House and its place in British History.
For more information, contact the Learning & Access Officer on 0113 390 1082.
History: 1. Chronological understanding; 2. Knowledge of people, places, events and changes; 4. Historical enquiry and gathering evidence; 10. Tudor Britian and the wider world.
Citizenship: 2. Preparing to play an active role as citizens
Cost: £55 per class
Maximum numbers: Class of 30