Heritage Education – Secondary Schools and Sixth Form

We offer a variety of trips and experiences designed specifically for the needs of your students.
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Our facilitators deliver bespoke sessions in school or at one of our heritage sites. Workshops can be tailored to suit different abilities and ages. We use real and replica objects and documents to dramatisation and role play.
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Download KS3 resources to use in the classroom
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Download resources such as images of original documents and short films. Teachers’ notes to use for free in the classroom are available on the following topics:
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World War One
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Find out about Warwickshire’s role in World War One.  Download images of a selection of documents held at Warwickshire County Record Office. Including;
  • Letters home
  • Advertisements
  • Newspaper articles
  • Papers
Download films of professional actors performing some of the written material
These resources were created in partnership with Warwick District Council.
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History Detectives
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A 2 hour session for Key Stage 3 delivered at the County Record Office in Warwick. Explore original documents to find out more about each topic.
Choose from the following topics;
  • Discovering the First World War
  • Discovering Crime and Punishment
  • Discovering Medicine
  • Discovering your Local History
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A 2 hour session for Years 12 and 13 following the syllabus for English Language B: Language Changes since 1700. Delivered at the County Record Office in Warwick.
Handle original documents; from an original recipe book from the 1700s to airmail letters and telegrams from the 1970s. Use them to learn about how language has changed over time.
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