Local History

A child with a worksheet in wellies on a bridge

Coming soon: a newly packaged Discovery Session looking at the people who lived and worked at Ightham Mote as well as the local environment and buildings at the property.

Curriculum Links

  • KS1-2 Geography: Locational and place knowledge; Human and physical geography; Geography skills and fieldwork
  • KS1 History: Significant historical events - people and places in their own locality
  • KS2 History: Local history study; A study over time tracing several aspects of local history; A study of an aspect of history; A site significant in the locaity

This innovative and interactive study day focuses on the site of Ightham Mote and the surrounding areas. Through investigation into the plysical & human geography, people and historical events, children will gain an in depth understanding of the locality.


Your day, bespoke to you

All Discovery Sessions can be planned to be age appropriate and cross curricular, tailored to your needs. A great way to enjoy learning outside the classroom in a safe and enriching environment.

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