Leonora Cohen, the Leeds Suffragette
Site: City Museum
History, Citizenship, Literacy, English
A member of staff or freelancer leads this activity.
Evaluate original archive sources to discover Leonora, the Leeds Suffragette. Students will consider her court case, and argue for or against imprisonment. Use museum ephemera to explore the extraordinary life of this local woman who lived for 105 years.
For more information, contact the Learning and Access Officer on 0113 2243726.
Curriculum links: Women’s Suffrage, local/national history, create evidentially supported accounts, WW1, citizenship, role of women
Cost: £65 per class
Maximum numbers: Class of 30