Castles

Science meets history! We start the session off with a short presentation about when castles were used and what they were for, travelling from the Bronze Age to the present day. Children then work in small teams to build a castle tower and then knock it down with a model onager. Space permitting we can then go outside for a demo of a trebuchet and our very own Minnie the black powder mortar (space permitting).

 

Group sizes: up to 60

 

Recommended age: KS1 KS2

Workshop duration: 1 - 3 hours approx

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Brandize Hill Farm
Petrockstowe
Okehampton
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