|Are your pupils complaining about being back at school?|
|Written by Steve Dale|
|Friday, 17 September 2010 11:05|
Why not show them just how lucky they are? Use photographs to explore what life was like for children in times gone by, discover Children at Work Image by Theme.
This photograph shows a mining memorial in Yorkshire. On the 4th of July 1838 26 children were drowned when the Huskar Pit (mine) flooded. The report on the accident highlighted the conditions in which children worked in mines. The public outcry that followed caused the government to stop boys under 10, and all girls, from working underground.
Heritage Explorer, is designed for teachers and learners and developed by English Heritage:
• High quality images
Go and be inspired…
|Last Updated on Wednesday, 24 August 2011 10:31|