In the past religious studies was totally different. A mandatory and central subject, it was the backbone of numerous curricula. Nowadays it is diverse and can cater to different religions and is more than an optional subject. These days there are school visits with the assistance of which students can learn and know huge about the ancient people, history, and cultures. There is school history visit organized and they can also bring the workshops to the school. This is the most entertaining part of the history visits.
What they offer?
To give a precise idea to the students they inform students along with costumes, culture, and artifacts. This way students gain huge interest and like to get completely indulge in the workshops. For youngsters, it is extremely important to know about the ancient cultures, people and other things to keep the history live. To make the workshops more interesting they arrive with the costumes and different resources such as weapons, swords, armors and everyday items of that period.
They make students learn how to handle the objects of that period. There are several other activities held in the workshops which make them more interesting and indulging such as
- Coin making
- Wool spinning
- Writing on scribe and wax tablet and much more
There are so many things to learn about the Romans and it is also one of the most interesting cultures in the history. So many wars held, there are Celtic tribes, roman soldiers, kings, roman food, slaves and much more.
Plan a school history day
Planning a history day should be must because students can not only learn about the history and cultures, but can also have entertaining sessions with real resources. History is difficult to understand, but not with the school history visit because they bring along lots of resources and talk about the people from medieval days. Students can dress up in the ancient helmets and armors. They can hold swords in the hands and fight like Vikings, which they really enjoy a lot. Students can learn about the everyday life of the Romans, slaves, kings, soldiers and can also feel like being one of them in the armor and stories they hear in the workshop.
Every school must connect with the organizers because they come to you and you do not have to go to them. They come along with resources to bring history along.