Pop It In The Christmas Post (FDN/KS1)

Enter the Victorian world of the post at Christmas time.

Pop It In The Christmas Post

KS1/2 History, Literacy, Maths, Art and Design, Citizenship
Suitable for FDN/KS2/KS2 (Year 3) (differentiated for year group)


In this workshop

The Penny Black stamp made it cheaper to send letters and cards. Discover the story of the world’s first Christmas card, sent in 1843. Find out how many festive traditions date from Victorian times. Examine early Christmas cards, and remember to Post Early For Christmas! 

Availability: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday in November and December.

Duration: 45 minutes

Cost per workshop: £100 +VAT (£120 inc. VAT)

Group size: 35 pupils max, up to 3 classes per day

Adult : pupil ratio FDN 1:3  KS1 1:4 (plus SEND support staff)

Bookings open April 2019. 

Make a day of your school visit

Book to stay and play in Sorted! The Postal Play Space, and/or ride Mail Rail.