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We are open!

We are now open! Anyone wishing to visit, including Annual Passholders will need to pre-book a ticket in advance as we have reduced our capacity to allow for social distancing.

From the 14th September we encourage all guests to adhere to the latest Government guidance and not meet in groups of more than six people to help protect themselves and each other when visiting our attraction.

KS2 Inspirational Figures

Sudents will find out what it means to Be Inspired and to Reach For The Stars. They will learn about Marie Tussaud herself, a pioneering woman of her time, exploring the qualities that make a person a good role model. Students will also be asked to identify the challenges that she faced throughout her life and to use what they learn in the workshop to find their own inspiration and set their own goals.

Core Objectives:

  • Defining and understanding the word ‘inspiration’ and exploring the qualities that role models or influential people possess
  • Understanding that role models are not ‘perfect’ people
  • Identifying role models and explaining reasons for choices
  • Understanding that everyone faces challenges in reaching their goals
  • Exploring how to overcome challenges or difficulties
  • Identifying significant moments in the biography of Marie Tussaud and/or another role model of choice
  • Setting aspirational goals that are inspiring in multiple contexts

Subject Links:

  • Personal, Social, Health Education (PSHE) 
  • Citizenship
  • Critical Literacy
  • History

Supporting Pre- and Post- Lesson Plans: Download here

 

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PLEASE BE ADVISED WE ARE CURRENTLY UNABLE TO TAKE BOOKINGS FOR OUR EDUCATION SESSIONS. WE ARE CONTINUING TO ADAPT OUR PLANS IN LINE WITH NEW GOVERNMENT GUIDELINES AND CARRY OUT TEAM TRAINING SO THAT WHEN WE DO REOPEN OUR SCHOOL ROOM, IT IS IN THE SAFEST WAY POSSIBLE FOR YOU AND YOUR STUDENTS.


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In the meantime you might like to explore our supporting lesson plans >