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Dragon Dance

Read about the symbolism and meaning behind traditional Chinese dragon dance and watch a movie clip of a performance in action.

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5-14 year olds
Drama

There are practical ideas for a variety of activities such as acting, improvisation, mime and dance. The site includes video teaching demonstrations. A Northern Ireland site but the activities would work well anywhere.

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3-14 year olds
The Gunpowder Plot

A good account of the background and events of the Gunpowder plot by a teacher and pupils of Roch C P School, Pembrokeshire.

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7-11 year olds
The Women War Workers of the North West

A feature from the Imperial War Museum which focuses on some of the roles women took on in the North West of England during the Second World War.

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11-16 year olds
The World Factbook

Maps and statistical information on many different countries. It details the geography, economy, communications, people, government of the nations featured.

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11-18 year olds
The Middle Ages

What was it really like to live in the Middle Ages? You can find out many aspects of everyday life in those times here, such as the feudal system, religion, homes, clothing and town life.

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11-14 year olds
Make a Chinese Dragon

Here we show you how to make a brightly coloured Chinese Dragon in easy steps. Super activity for Chinese New Year topic.

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7-11 year olds
Florence Nightingale Fact Pack

An illustrated PDF document which is full of information and stories about Florence Nightingale.

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7-13 year olds
Clothes Rationing in Britain during the Second World War

Information, photographs and posters about clothes rationing from 1941.

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8-14 year olds
Rationing in the Second World War

Information, posters and photographs which are brilliant for a topic on World War 2.

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8-14 year olds
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