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This virtual classroom from the Maritime Museum is perfectly suited to groups exploring the infamous story of RMS Titanic and her links to Liverpool. Students will be encouraged to think about the multiple perspectives historical events present to us.

The Maritime Museum offers the opportunity for pupils to gain a deeper understanding and appreciation of the many different personal experiences linked to this famous disaster that forms our impressions of the era. One focus is on the main narrative of the story, showcasing a variety of museum handling objects and on screen images to inspire curiosity and encourage interactive participation through simple tasks, opinion sharing and collaborative discussion.

Key Information.

Suitable for: KS2

Ages: 7-11

Subjects: English, History

Topics: Edwardians, Gender Inequality, History Around Us, Hot Seating, Human & Physical Geography, Identity, Local History, Migration & Immigration, Parenting and Family, Storytelling, Team Building

Type: Online

Duration: 50 minutes

Cost: From £2.80 per student (£90 per session, max 32 per session)

Dates: Ongoing

Min. Students: N/A

Max. Students: 32 (per session)

SEND: Yes - suitable for students with SEND

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About Maritime Museum.

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The Maritime Museum offers a wide range of activities, workshops and resources for education and community groups of all ages.

Details of the workshops that groups can book for a visit to the museum, as well as worksheets and trails for self-led visits, are listed below. There are also details of their virtual classroom, which can be booked for remote learning.

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