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School Visits to the Red House Museum

School & Group Programme 2017

To learn more about the programme or to discuss your requirements please contact Rebecca Parrant: rebecca.parrant@hampshireculturaltrust.org.uk , telephone  01202 482860.

 

Key Stage 1

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Toys in the Past
Explore and handle old fashioned toys and help us sort them into old and new. Includes playing with replica Victorian Toys.

History: changes within living memory

Science: everyday materials

Red House Museum

 

 

Key Stage 2

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The Saxons of Twynham
How do we know the Saxons settled in Christchurch? During this session we will look at the beliefs and culture of the pagan Saxons of Christchurch and discover who our Bargate burials belonged to. Opportunity to handle real and replica objects and make your own Saxon Clay pot or plaque which can be taken back to school.

History: Britain’s

settlement by Anglo-Saxons and Scots

Red House Museum

Out of Egypt
Step into the shoes of a traveller returning from this ancient world, and using our Egyptian collections unlock the achievements of this early civilisation. Chance to handle real Egyptian objects and investigate them as Curator or Egyptologist would, all the research will be recorded onto object record cards. Plenary activity can also be continued back at school after the session.   

History: The achievements of the earliest civilisations

 

Red House Museum

 

Cost

  • Led sessions cost £85.00 for a half day, for a class of up to 33 children..

Booking

For more information or to book please contact Rebecca Parrant

School self-led sessions KS1 and KS2

Schools may want to create their own learning programmes. Self-led visits are free of charge but must be booked.

Facilities

-Spacious new learning room now available. Accessed via 2 flights of stairs

-accessible toilet located on the groundfloor in the courtyard

-We don’t have a lunchroom, but our garden may be available during fine weather