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School-based activities

Museum-based activities

Post-visit activities



Topic: Wartime Evacuation of children

Pre-visit activities (School-based):
e.g., making a gas mask and/or label.

During-visit activities (at the Museum of Rail Travel):
e.g., discussion and writing activities whilst sitting in the compartments of a carriage.

Post-visit activities:
e.g., discussion and writing activities using Primary Resource as an aide-memoire.


Photographs and drawings relate to the various topics. A number of the items photographed are to be found on display in the Museum.