Washday in the PastGo to Nottingham City Museums
Everyday washing objects from Victorian period to the 1950s illustrating how domestic life has changed. Resource includes information on how washday and product advertising has altered over the last hundred years, plus timeline, activities and information card for each item.
Box includes original dolly tub and ponch; washboard, wooden washing tongs, flat iron, trivet, various historical cleaning products and wooden clothes pegs.
Resource meets National Curriculum requirements in History –
KS1 Changes in living memory
KS2 An aspect or theme in British history that extends chronological knowledge before 1066. Local history study
KS3 Challenges for Britain, Europe and the wider world: 1901 to the present day
Activity pack meets National Curriculum requirement for English, Art and Design, Geography and Drama, Key Stage 1 – 3.