Active Learning Session

Key Stage: 2

Venue: Abbey Pumping Station

Curriculum Links: History, Language and Literacy

Duration: 90 minutes

Find out how the local area changed during the Industrial Revolution and how Abbey Pumping Station changed the life of Leicester’s residents.

  • To find out about the past by exploring and accessing the unique resources offered by the Abbey Pumping Station.
  • Find out how the local area has changed and the causes and effects of these changes.
  • To understand the beginnings of health and well-being as a society and as an individual.
  • Identify features of Victorian buildings.

The session outline with suggested Pre and Post Visit Activities can be downloaded here

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