In this blog post, I am going to talk about the learning experience of using artefacts to teach about the child evacuees during the war. I am going to be writing this from the learners point of view as well as making reference to ideas for teaching from a teacher’s perspective. Although this workshop was […] Continue reading →
October 17, 2017
by Kim Rennie Comments Off on Embracing my Inner Child (and the wind)!
Ok, so all my friends from the Central Belt of Scotland talked of great trips of the Museum of Scotland in Edinburgh for class trips. Being a ‘Northern’, I had never been and was a little jealous. So, with the elective as a great excuse, Katie and I set off to Edinburgh for a day …
I I am going to be perfectly honest, this elective is not really what I expected it to be. I really enjoyed History at school however, the period of History that is discussed for this elective is a little bit too far back for me. I more enjoy more modern history, such as black rights […] Continue reading →