The Suffragette movement has been formed and the members are working tirelessly to secure equal rights and the vote for women. The date is 1912 and today, Sylvia Pankhurst is due to speak at a Rally where she is delighted to see so many supporters there to hear her

During this workshop, the children will:

  • Learn about the origins of the suffragist and Suffragette movement
  • Explore opposition to the movement and what was done to counter this
  • Create a timeline of relevant events that led women to get the vote
  • Learn a song sung at Suffragette gatherings
  • Attend a rally, where they will sing, chant, march and generally join the good fight!

What people are saying about this workshop:

“The workshop was great and the students really enjoyed it! It linked really well to our other activities during our Diversity and Inclusion week that we were running with the class. The class enjoyed the abililty to ask questions and find out what it was really like for women at that time. They also enjoyed the march!”

Year 6 Teacher, IntoUniversity Haringey North

“The workshop was really engaging and the actor was great with behaviour management was successful, the children had learnt so much. The class enjoyed the singing and all of the active activities.”

Laura - Teacher, Wrotham Road Primary School
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