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A workshop with environmentalism at its centre, this one hour session will help students to explore historic and contemporary packaging created by our favourite brands, before investigating alternatives to single-use plastics and high waste levels. Students then design their own products looking towards the future with sustainability as their focus.

Key Information.

Suitable for: KS2, KS3, KS4, KS5, Higher

Ages: 7-11, 11-14, 14-16, Post 16

Subjects: Citizenship, Design & Technology, Geography, History, Science

Topics: Brand Evolution, Business operations, Careers, Consumer History, Creative Media Practice, Devising, Environmentalism, Geography, Graphic Design, Marketing, Print Based Media, Sustainability, Team Building, Victorians

Type: At Venue

Duration: 1 hour

Cost: £225 for 15 students + 3 staff (Additional students £15, additional staff £8.10)

Dates: Ongoing

Min. Students: 10

Max. Students: 25

SEND: Yes - suitable for students with SEND

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About Museum of Brands.

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Welcome to the Museum of Brands! Their collection takes visitors on a nostalgic journey through 200 years of social change, culture, and lifestyle.

It is an exciting new way of looking at history through the things that generations of families have thrown away. Explore the remarkable story of how our consumer society has evolved since Victorian times with their permanent exhibition, the Time Tunnel.

Offering self-guided tours, aided by free downloadable resources, and their educational workshops are available both on site and online.

Make learning fun and enriching for your school group at the Museum of Brands!

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