The gunpowder plot exposed
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Key Stage 1 and 2 | Subject: History, Drama | Topic: Stuarts | Session Type: Route-based
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Take part in events that followed the failed Gunpowder Plot of 1605!
Using role play and questioning, children will interrogate characters who played a key part in the story and help King James I gather the information he needs to bring the plotters to justice.
This experience is suitable for both KS1 and KS2 groups and involves scheduled slots with costumed characters, followed by a short performance.
National Curriculum links
This session supports:
Provisional dates for 2020: Monday 2 November to Friday 6 November.
35 students per session. Larger groups will be split across two sessions.
£95 per session, plus admission.